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Psychology Colloquium Thursday March 26, 2015

Presenters: Morton Ann Gernsbacher, PhD, Vilas Research Professor and Sir Frederic Bartlett, Professor, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Title: “Diverse Brains” Abstract: Humans differ. Most read with their eyes, but some read with their fingertips. The majority communicates by speaking and listening, but a minority communicates by signing. Humans are diverse, and so are our brains. When should [...]

UASRCC 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, [...]

Chemistry Seminar March 6, 2015

Chemistry Seminar March 6, 2015 from 12:00-1:00 p.m. in Abbott Hall, room 138. Speaker: Dr. Armen Zakarian from the University of California Santa Barbara, “Methods and Applications of Chiral Lithium Amides.” ~ Kimberly Myrum, administrative secretary, Department of Chemistry

Economics Hosts Seminar March 6, 2015

The Department of Economics is proud to be hosting a visit by Professor Melissa McInerney (Tufts) this week.  Professor McInerney will be in the department on the 6th of March.  Details of her seminar are as follows: Title: “Does Increased Access to Health Insurance Impact Claims for Workers’ Compensation? Evidence from Massachusetts Health Care Reform” Time: 12:00-1:30 [...]

Institutional Review Board will meet March 6, 2015

UND’s Institutional Review Board Meeting will be held  Friday, March 6, 2015 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, February 17, 2015. Clinical medical projects must be reviewed by the Clinical Medical Subcommittee before being brought to the [...]

Biology 2015 Spring Seminar Schedule

The following list is the information the Biology department has, at this time, for their upcoming Biology Seminar Series.  As more information is obtained, this post will be updated.  The seminars are Fridays, from 3:00-4:00 p.m. in Starcher, room 141, unless otherwise noted. January 16 – Dr. Sarah Bush, Research Assistant Professor, Dept. of Biology, [...]

Space Studies Talk Focuses on ‘Impacts in the Earth-Moon System’ March 9, 2015

The Spring 2015 Space Studies Colloquium Series will focus on the NASA Discovery Program and the development of a planetary science mission, and and will feature several leading experts in the field. The first presentation will feature Nicolle Zellner, Associate Professor of Physics from Albion College in Albion, Mich., who will present “Impacts in the [...]

STIRS Scholars Present Research March 10, 2015

Tami Carmichael (Humanities & Integrated Studies) and Ryan Zerr (Mathematics), will present research conducted as part of a recent initiative of the Associate of American Colleges & Universities (AAC&U) at 4:00 p.m. Tuesday, March 10, in the East Asia room, Chester Fritz Library. “STIRS (Scientific Thinking and Integrative Reasoning Skills)” seeks to improve the capacity [...]

Graduate Scholarly Forum Set for March 10 and 11, 2015

The 14th annual Graduate Scholarly Forum is scheduled for 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 10, and 8:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 11, in the Memorial Union. This annual conference showcases pioneering research and creative scholarship from across the university’s graduate community. Graduate students and faculty will share their research with oral presentations, [...]

Grant Opportunities Available

COMMERCE Title: Economic Development Assistance Programs, Funding Opportunity #EDAP2015, Department: EDA, Closing Date: 3/12/2015. Leverage existing regional assets and support the implementation of economic development strategies that advance new ideas and creative approaches to advance economic prosperity in distressed communities. Eligible: State, local, or tribal government; institutions of higher ed.; non-profits Title: National Strategy for [...]

Hagerty Lectures will be held March 24 and April 21, 2015

This year for the first time, UND will present two lectures in the Hagerty Lecture Series. The first will be in Grand Forks on March 24, with David Bjerklie, a UND graduate who writes about science for children. He will focus on responding to the profound questions about science that children ask at 7:00 p.m. [...]

Deadline Extended: Dakota Conference Sponsor Registration

2015 Dakota Conference June 2-4, 2015 at the Grand International Hotel in Minot, ND Sponsor and Exhibit at the 2015 Dakota Conference on Rural and Public Health Registration deadline has been extended to Monday, March 16, 2015. On behalf of the Dakota Conference Planning Committee, you are invited to sponsor the 2015 Dakota Conference. Exhibit [...]

Now Accepting Applications for the Fulbright-Hays Seminars Abroad Grant Program Through April 1, 2015

CFDA Number: 84.018A The SA Program supports short-term study and travel abroad for U.S. educators for the purpose of improving their understanding and knowledge of the peoples and cultures of other countries. The program is open to U.S. educators and administrators at the K-12 level.  For the Fiscal Year (FY) 2015 competition, we are offering [...]

USDA Seeks Volunteers for Research Studies

The USDA Grand Forks Human Nutrition Research Center seeks volunteers for the following studies: Fat Burning After a Meal We are seeking volunteers to participate in a research study looking at how the addition of a sugary drink with your meal will change the rate in which your stomach empties and how your body uses [...]

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Earth System Science & Policy - “Managing a Sustainable Landscape to Support Pollination and other Ecosystems Services in the Northern Plains” – $362,013

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