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higher education

February 9, 2020
Faculty and staff at UND share ideas with presidential search committee co-chairs Denny Elbert, center, and Casey Ryan, right, during a listening session held in July at the Center For Innovation. Photo by Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Herald
Process to name new UND president nearly half the cost of other searches
February 9, 2020 - 8:20am
February 4, 2020
Incoming UND president Andrew Armacost meets with the Grand Forks Herald editorial board Tuesday, February 4. Interim president Joshua Wynne is at right. Photo by Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Herald
Incoming UND president ready to take on research proposal challenge
February 4, 2020 - 5:18pm
February 3, 2020
Suzanne Rivera
Macalester’s 17th president will be first female, Latina
February 3, 2020 - 4:53pm
January 29, 2020
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Five Minnesota colleges to merge as enrollment keeps falling statewide
January 29, 2020 - 8:04pm
January 28, 2020
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Dickinson State aims to save two programs from elimination
January 28, 2020 - 8:00pm
UND president-designate Andrew Armacost answers questions in December at UND's Energy and Enviromental Research Center. Photo by Eric Hylden / Grand Forks Herald
State Board of Higher Education approves contract for new UND president
January 28, 2020 - 4:27pm
January 26, 2020
Jeff Larshus oversees North Dakota's purchasing card program as the director of state financial services at the Office of Management and Budget. Jeremy Turley / Forum News Service
North Dakota's public entities spend millions using purchasing cards
January 26, 2020 - 5:15am
January 24, 2020

UND students Michelle Nguyen, left, and Kincaid Rowbotham spend time encouraging students to apply for nationally competitive scholarships. Yee Han Chu, right, UND’s National Fellowship and Opportunities Coordinator, has worked with more than 40 students to help form their applications for the diverse and competitive scholarships. She also encourages faculty and staff to help identify students who may be good fits for those scholarships. Eric Hylden / Grand Forks Herald
UND encourages students to apply for nationally competitive scholarships
January 24, 2020 - 5:31pm
January 23, 2020
Dickinson State University Interim President Stephen Easton addressed proposed budget cuts during an open forum at the university on Tuesday, Jan. 21. (Kayla Henson / Forum News Service)
Dickinson State proposes elimination of 14 positions, 6 programs to balance budget
January 23, 2020 - 10:52am
January 21, 2020
Casey Ryan
State Board of Higher Education may let universities set application fees
January 21, 2020 - 5:46pm
January 15, 2020
Minnesota's Democratic Gov. Tim Walz on Wednesday, Jan. 15 in St. Paul rolled out his complete 2020 bonding package, totaling nearly $2.03 billion in state general obligation bonds to fund projects in housing, water infrastructure, higher education, public safety and more. Sarah Mearhoff / Forum News Service
UPDATED: Walz rolls out $2.03 billion bonding package for 2020
January 15, 2020 - 1:01pm
January 13, 2020
Minnesota Democratic Gov. Tim Walz on Friday, Jan. 10 in the Governor's Reception Room in St. Paul's Capitol proposes the state invest $300 million in water infrastructure as part of his 2020 bonding proposal. Sarah Mearhoff / Forum News Service
2020 bonding package: Walz recommends $448 million for higher ed
January 13, 2020 - 4:19pm
January 10, 2020
Gen. John “Jay” Raymond, Commander of the United States Space Command and Chief of Space Operations for the recently authorized sixth branch of the military, the United States Space Force, tours UND's aerospace facilities with Associate Dean Elizabeth Bjerke, left, and Sen. Kevin Cramer, R-N.D., on Friday, Jan. 10. Eric Hylden / Grand Forks Heraldplay button
US Space Force leader visits UND
January 10, 2020 - 4:27pm
January 3, 2020
Applications sought to fill vacancy on North Dakota Board of Higher Education
January 3, 2020 - 10:40am
January 1, 2020
New program starts college savings accounts for St. Paul newborns
January 1, 2020 - 1:29pm