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Campus re-connected: President Kelley delivers long awaited gift with opening of revamped Campus Road Bridge

President Robert Kelley played the role of Santa Claus Monday morning delivering a long awaited gift to campus. But unlike Jolly Ol’ St. Nick, who uses a sleigh and eight tiny reindeer, President Kelley only needed one big “Deere” and whole lot of horse power to do the trick. At 9 a.m., Monday (Dec. 9), [...]

Drew Wrigley, UND to announce UAS flight training program

North Dakota Lt. Gov. Drew Wrigley, along with UND, will announce on Thursday a first-of-its-kind training program for future pilots of unmanned aircraft systems. The news conference will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 10, in 210 Clifford Hall. Wrigley, President Robert Kelley, and Bruce Smith, dean of Aerospace Sciences, will provide information about [...]

New Medical School and Health Sciences Building site announced

President Robert Kelley has announced that a site has been selected for the new home of the UND School of Medicine and Health Sciences.  The location is an 8.25-acre plot of land on the southwest corner of the intersection of North Columbia Road and Gateway Drive in Grand Forks. Several potential sites on the UND [...]

UND, Lake Region State College to sign agreement on UAS collaboration

Pact underscores region’s leadership in global growth industry In  a move that will boost the region’s global leadership in unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), UND and Lake Region State College (LRSC) will sign a memorandum of agreement (MOA) Friday that joins the two schools’ efforts in UAS education and training. LRSC is located in Devils Lake. [...]

NCAA approves UND’s full Division I active membership

UND is proud to announce that it has been elected to full Division I active membership status from the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), officially completing UND’s transition from Division II status. President Robert Kelley has received a letter from the NCAA confirming the University’s active membership in Division I athletics. With the five-year reclassification [...]

President Kelley invites faculty to participate in summer commencement

Members of the faculty and administrative staff are invited to participate in summer commencement on Friday, Aug. 3. The ceremony will begin at 3 p.m. in the Chester Fritz Auditorium. Those participating are asked to wear academic regalia and report to the lower level of the Chester Fritz Auditorium no later than 2:30 p.m. Faculty [...]

Announcement from President Kelley and Vice President and Provost LeBel

University of North Dakota Provost & Vice President for Academic Affairs Paul LeBel has notified President Robert Kelley of his intent to leave the position effective June 30, 2013. “Paul has done an excellent job during his tenure as Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost,” said UND President Robert Kelley. “He stepped in when [...]