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JLG Architects will design new School of Medicine & Health Sciences

President Robert O. Kelley has named the noted regional and national firm of JLG Architects in partnership with the internationally recognized firms of Perkins+Will and Steinberg Architects to design the new home of the School of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS). The building received endorsements and funding from the 2013 North Dakota Legislature and Governor [...]

SBHE approves new name: UND School of Graduate Studies

At its regular monthly meeting on Jan. 17, 2013, the State Board of Higher Education approved changing the name of the Graduate School at UND to the School of Graduate Studies.  The change will take place immediately. The name change reflects the expanding number of graduate programs and graduate students at UND. The School of [...]

Naming policy announced

This is a new policy that supplements and aligns with State Board of Higher Education policies. Policy Statement: Naming of properties, academic programs, facilities, centers, institutes, departments, physical structures, or parts thereof; trees, benches, or open recreational spaces on the University of North Dakota (UND) grounds or property owned by UND or University affiliated foundations; [...]

SBHE approves new name: UND College of Nursing and Professional Disciplines

The North Dakota State Board of Higher Education has approved a name change for the College of Nursing to more accurately reflect the make-up of the College. It will now be known as the “College of Nursing and Professional Disciplines.”  The SBHE approved the change during its regular monthly meeting, which convened today at Lake [...]

Hoffarth named first staff advisor to State Board

The North Dakota University System Staff Senate has appointed Janice Hoffarth, an administrative assistant in the UND Department of Music, to serve as the first staff advisor to the State Board of Higher Education. Approved by the 2011 Legislative Assembly, HB 1213 provides for the addition of a non-voting staff advisor to the SBHE. Hoffarth [...]

Letter from the SBHE Chancellor regarding the UND nickname

Dear Dr. Kelley: I want to convey to you my appreciation for the leadership you have provided and continue to provide to the University of North Dakota. Expectations and challenges are many on a day-today basis as you lead the important work of UND. UND is rich in its heritage of education, and its research [...]