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International Conferences With Global Exposure; Multilingual and Multidisciplinary Conferences

INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCES WITH GLOBAL EXPOSURE MULTILINGUAL AND MULTIDISCIPLINARY CONFERENCES IRTBISCHET 2015 10th INTERNATIONAL Conference 26-27-28 March – 2015 On “Innovative Research Trends in Business, Information, Science, Computing, Health, Education, Tourism and Technology” (IRTBISCHET – 2015) to be held at AMBELIA VILLAGE, BELLA PAIS, KYRENIA, North Cyprus. ICBEEST – 2015 - AASRC INTERNATIONAL Conference 21- 23 April – 2015 On “International Academic Conference [...]

UASRCC Announces Meeting Dates and Deadline Dates

UNIVERSITY OF NORTH DAKOTA UNMANNED AIRCRAFT SYSTEMS RESEARCH COMPLIANCE COMMITTEE MEETING AND DEADLINE DATES: JUNE, 2014 – MAY, 2015 Meeting Date:  Wednesday, June 18, 2014 Deadline Date for Proposal Submission:  Wednesday, June 4, 2014 Meeting Location (Meetings Held at UND):  Twamley Hall, Room 305 Meeting Date:  Wednesday, July 16, 2014 Deadline Date for Proposal Submission:  Wednesday, [...]

UASRCC Announces Meeting Dates and Deadline Dates

UNIVERSITY OF NORTH DAKOTA UNMANNED AIRCRAFT SYSTEMS RESEARCH COMPLIANCE COMMITTEE MEETING AND DEADLINE DATES: JUNE, 2014 – MAY, 2015 Meeting Date:  Wednesday, June 18, 2014 Deadline Date for Proposal Submission:  Wednesday, June 4, 2014 Meeting Location (Meetings Held at UND):  Twamley Hall, Room 305 Meeting Date:  Wednesday, July 16, 2014 Deadline Date for Proposal Submission:  Wednesday, [...]

CoBPA Research Seminar Friday, October 17, 2014

The College of Business & Public Administration will host a research seminar Friday, October 17 from 12:00 – 1:00 p.m. in Gamble Hall, room 225.  Chih Ming Tan, Economics, will present “Sins of the Fathers: The Intergenerational Legacy of the 1959-61 Great Chinese Famine on Children’s Cognitive Development.” ~ Prodosh Simlai, Associate Professor of Economics, [...]

Biology Seminar Friday, October 17, 2014

Department of Biology Seminar Friday, October 17, 2014 from 3:00-4:00 p.m. in Education 113, presented by Dr. Robert Rockwell, “Polar bears, snow geese and climate change – what do we know and what can we learn? ” ~ Dr. Rebecca Simmons, Associate Professor, UND Department of Biology

Physics Colloquium October 17, 2014

The Department of Physics and Astrophysics will host a colloquium 4:00-5:00 p.m. Friday October 17, 2014 in 211 Witmer Hall. Professor Kathryn Thomasson, from the Department of Chemistry, will be speaking about her research on circular dichroism, which is an essential bioinformatic tool for determining protein secondary structure and following the dynamics of folding and [...]

Center for Human Rights and Genocide Studies to Host Visiting Professor October 21, 2014

The Center for Human Rights and Genocide Studies will host Tim Schorn, University of South Dakota associate professor of political science and director of USD’s International Studies Program at  7:00 p.m. Tuesday, October 21, in the East Asia Room of the Chester Fritz Library. Schorn will speak about Israel, Hamas, Hezbollah, and International Humanitarian Law as [...]

12th Annual American Indian Health Research Conference

The annual American Indian Health Research Conference provides a daylong event with national speakers, researchers, students, and community members.  This is an opportunity to learn about how to do research with American Indian communities, what research needs to be done in American Indian communities, for students to present their research with American Indians, and opportunities [...]

Sixth Annual ND INBRE Undergraduate Research Symposium is October 23

The sixth annual North Dakota INBRE Undergraduate Research Symposium is Thursday, October 23, at the Alerus Center in Grand Forks.  ND INBRE is the North Dakota IDeA (Institutional Development Award) Network of Biomedical Research Excellence.  The goal of ND INBRE is to build biomedical research capacity by serving research universities, baccalaureate institutions, and tribal colleges [...]

Biology Seminar Friday, October 24, 2014

The Department of Biology will present a seminar on Friday, October 24 at 3:00 p.m. in Starcher Hall room 141. Dr. James N. Roemmich, Supervisory Research Physiologist/Research Leader, USDA-ARS-NPA, Grand Forks Human Nutrition Research Center, will present “Stress and Health in Children: Activation of Behavioral and Biological Pathways that Promote Antecedents of Adult Disease” ~ Dr. Rebecca [...]

Physics Colloquium October 24, 2014

The Department of Physics & Astrophysics will host a colloquium Friday October 24 from 4:00 – 5:00 p.m. in 211 Witmer Hall. Faculty member Prof. William Schwalm will be speaking on “Coupled Phenomena with Balls and Sticks.” All are welcome!  For details, click here. ~ Dr. Yen Lee Loh, Assistant Professor, UND Department of Physics & [...]

Research ND Grant Applications Due November 21, 2014

The Division of Research & Economic Development wishes to remind research faculty that the Research North Dakota (RND) program has a deadline of November 21, 2014 for its fifth cycle of applications.  There are subsequent deadlines, for example, February 20, 2015.  Applicants are also reminded that they must have a binding agreement concerning the disposition of intellectual [...]

Honeywell Proposal Writing Workshop is November 5, 2014

Have you ever wondered what corporations look for when writing research proposals?  Here is an opportunity to get ideas and suggestions straight from one of the best in the industry.  Murray Cooper from Honeywell Corporation will speak at 6:30 p.m. November 5 in 109/111 Ryan Hall or via Adobe Connect. ~ For more information contact [...]

Mickey Leland Energy Fellowship Program Opportunity

The Mickey Leland Energy Fellowship (MLEF) Program provides students with an opportunity to gain and develop research skills with the Department of Energy’s Office of Fossil Energy for 10 weeks over the summer.  For 20 years, this program has increased awareness of DOE research opportunities to students pursuing STEM degrees (short for science, technology, engineering [...]

STEM Cafe Focuses on Dark Matter October 28, 2014

The Grand Forks Public Library will hold a STEM café at 7:00 p.m. October 28 in the upstairs meeting room. Wayne Barkhouse, Associate Professor of Physics & Astrophysics, will present “Dark Matter – a current mystery to be solved.”  More is unknown than known about 25 percent of the universe now called dark matter.  What [...]

Institutional Review Board Meeting Friday, November 7, 2014

UND’s Institutional Review Board Meeting will be held  Friday, November 7, 2014 in Twamley, Room 305 at 2:00 p.m., to consider all Full Board Review research proposals that are submitted to the IRB Office before Tuesday, October 21, 2014. Clinical medical projects must be reviewed by the Clinical Medical Subcommittee before being brought to the [...]

Embrace Cancer Survivorship Program and School of Medicine & Health Sciences Collaborate with Theatre B for “Wit” on October 30, 2014

Theatre B joins forces with Sanford Health’s Embrace Cancer Survivorship Program and the UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences for its 2014–2015 season opener “Wit”—a Pulitzer Prize winning play by Margaret Edson. The play will have two special performances at 3:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. in Grand Forks on Thursday, October 30, in the [...]

School of Medicine & Health Sciences Announces Premed Day

Anyone who is interested in learning about a career as a physician or in the process of applying to medical school is invited to attend the annual Premed Day on Saturday, November 1, from 9:45 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the University of North Dakota School of Medicine & Health Sciences (UND SMHS) in Grand [...]

Recent Grant Awards»

USDA – ARS Award

Human Nutrition Research Center – “Human Obesity Prevention Research” – $1,064,500

Michael Mann

Chemical Engineering – “Distributed Geothermal Power” – $100,230

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