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Kennedy Addresses Rumors

Kennedy Addresses Rumors

Madison Feltman, News Editor

April 16, 2019


Filed under #dakotastudent, News, Showcase

Tensions have been high around the University of North Dakota campus as it was announced Tuesday morning by the Grand Forks Herald that there were rumors UND President Mark Kennedy was the sole finalist for the University of Colorado presidency.  The rumors surmounted Wednesday morning when Kennedy ...

Plans for building renovations

Plans for building renovations

Sasha Leibold, News Writer

October 23, 2018


Filed under #dakotastudent, News, Sasha Leibold, Showcase, Student Life, Uncategorized, UND

The University of North Dakota was approved for state funding to renovate Babcock Hall, Gustafson Hall and Carnegie Hall. Babcock Hall is the University’s oldest academic building, it will become the home of the electrical engineering and the computer science department, Babcock Hall will also be the h...

Kennedy angers key donor

Kennedy angers key donor

Madison Feltman, News Editor

August 29, 2018


Filed under Madison Feltman, News, Showcase

As temperatures heated up over the summer months, so did things here at UND. In early May, Kris Engelstad McGarry, daughter of Ralph Engelstad and trustee of the Engelstad Family Foundation requested an interview with the Grand Forks Herald in which she explained her faltering relationship with the Universit...

What just happened !?!

What just happened !?!

Jacob Notermann, Staff Writer

April 30, 2018


Filed under jacob notermann, News

Last Sunday, a group of students from UND Students for Sustainability paired up with local fifth graders to pick up trash around the Coulee.  The Coulee is regularly criticized for collecting high amounts of garbage. It’s important to go to where everything is collecting, pick it up, and throw it out. Ot...

The presidential countdown

Andre Marquis Washington
, News Writer

February 26, 2018


Filed under Andre Marquis Washington
, News

President Mark Kennedy may be closing his chapter at University of North Dakota.   Thursday, February 15, Kennedy emailed an announcement to the UND community.  “Having been nominated to consider the role of President of the University of Central Florida (UCF), I responded to the executive...

The buck stops here, administrative insight at UND

The buck stops here, administrative insight at UND

September 2, 2016


Filed under LTE, Opinion

One UND: The lesson of the Varsity Gentlemen Article by Mark Kennedy, President of UND The stars of this year’s convocation welcoming new students to the University of North Dakota were the Varsity Gentlemen, a male a cappella group. Their voices singing different tunes would have been shrill. In...

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