Campus Happenings

[caption id="attachment_10228" align="aligncenter" width="800"] Around three dozen new faculty members at UND attended an orientation session hosted by Provost Tom DiLorenzo and Senior Vice Provost Debbie Storrs in O’Kelly Hall. Photo by Connor Murphy/UND Today.[/caption] It’s not what you teach, it’s what students learn, said Provost...

[caption id="attachment_10223" align="aligncenter" width="800"] A state-of-the-art computer model simulating the supercell thunderstorms that spawn the largest and most destructive tornadoes have atmospheric scientists questioning the widely accepted concept of how tornadoes form. Photo courtesy of UND Atmospheric Sciences.[/caption] What we think we know about how and...

[caption id="attachment_10219" align="aligncenter" width="800"] UND students, faculty and staff can use the new bike share program for half-price, just $30 per year. Photo by Shawna Schill/UND Today.[/caption] It’s as easy as 1-2-3. A new citywide bike share program launched over Move-In weekend. Students, faculty and staff – as...

[caption id="attachment_10197" align="aligncenter" width="800"] UND’s Energy & Environmental Research Center is engaged with Minnkota Power Cooperative on Project Tundra, a carbon capture and storage technology project for coal-fired power plants. Minnkota is seeking funding from the U.S. Department of Energy to continue the project. Photo...

[caption id="attachment_10193" align="aligncenter" width="800"] Bee Innovative, an Australian company, brought its precision pollination technology to North Dakota last week to test it on sunflowers in collaboration with UND researchers. Photo courtesy UND Aerospace.[/caption] Last week was the first time Paul Snyder, director of the UND Aerospace...

  NDSU’s annual Faculty Conference, a showcase of campus resources and faculty expertise, is scheduled for Friday, Aug. 23, starting at 8:30 a.m. in the Memorial Union Great Plains room. Faculty and staff will discuss campus technologies and provide information regarding research, instruction, assessment, advising and...