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ISSUE: Volume 43, Number 51: July 06, 2006

Contents
Events to Note
UND offers "Summer at UND" program
Regional musicians to perform at the Empire Arts Center
Doctoral examination set for Hanna Rue
Summer Graduation Expo set for July 11
Doctoral examination set for Donna Fishbeck
Betty Gard retirement reception set for July 11
Doctoral examination set for Mandy Meyer
Donald Anderson retirement reception set for July 12
UND couple write and perform one-act play
North Dakota Horticultural Society Conference set for July 13-15
Doctoral examination set for Elaine Larson
Surface and Ground Water Engineering Camp planned for grades 5-8
U2 lists workshops
Announcements
Bismarck radiologist named radiology chair
Transportation lists account billing codes
ITSS lists special computer pricing
Web sites should point to new search engine
July hours listed for Health Sciences Library
Summer apparel available at the Sioux Shop
Internal job openings listed
UND offers "Summer at UND" program

The University’s Summer Events program offers a wide range of activities for the community during the summer months, such as cultural or athletic events, youth camps or specialized workshops. Events are typically open to the public.

Events through July 15 follow.

• July 1 - July 14, Freshman Getting Started Program, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Memorial Union
• July 1 - July 23, Portraits Exhibition, North Dakota Museum of Art
• July 1 - Sept. 19, Vance Gellert - REAL: Artists and Landscapes Exhibition, North Dakota Museum of Art
• July 2 – Aug. 6, 55psi Biking Club, noon, outside Memorial Union
• July 5 - Aug. 1, Summer Reading Program, 8:30 to 10:30 a.m., Education Building
• July 7 – Aug. 25, Star Parties, dusk, UND Observatory
• July 9 - 15, Boys Hockey Camp, various times, Ralph Engelstad Arena
• July 9 - 15, Girls Hockey Camp, various times, Ralph Engelstad Arena
• July 9 - 16, Aerospace Summer Camp, 5 to 7 p.m., UND Campus
• July 10 – 11, Differentiated Instruction Workshop, T&L 900, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Memorial Union
• July 10 - 13, Hitter and Setter Volleyball Camp, various times, Betty Engelstad Arena and Hyslop Sports Center
• July 10 - 14, Four-Legged Friend Summer Art Day Camp, 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m., North Dakota Museum of Art
• July 12 - 13, Differentiating Instruction Workshop, T&L 900, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Memorial Union
• July 12 - 13, Compromising Positions, 7:30 p.m., Burtness Lab Theatre
• July 13 - 15, Defense and Passing Volleyball Camp, various times, Betty Engelstad Arena and Hyslop Sports Center
• July 13 – 15, North Dakota State Horticulture Society, Memorial Union

For more information about the Summer Events program, or to view the entire calendar of events from July 1 - Aug. 31, visit www.summer.und.edu. If you have questions on events/activities, contact the Summer Events Office at 777-0841.

-- Sara Satter, Program Assistant, Summer Events, Division of Continuing Education, sarasatter@mail.und.edu, 777-0841

Regional musicians to perform at the Empire Arts Center

The Summer Sounds Concert Series continues Monday, July 10, at 8 p.m., Empire Arts Center. The featured musicians are Deborah Halstad, Gareth McNichol-Briggs, the Neckties and Reconcile. The concert includes styles from folk, pop, rock, and a bit of comedic commentary.

The final concerts in the Summer Sounds series are July 17 and 24. Admission is $4 for students and $5 for adults.

For more information, check our web site at www.empireartscenter.com or call 701-746-5500. -- Jan Orvik, editor, for Empire Arts Center.

Doctoral examination set for Hanna Rue

The final examination for Hanna Rue, a candidate for the Ph.D. degree with a major in Clinical Psychology, is set for 9 a.m. July 11, in 210 Corwin-Larimore Hall. The dissertation title is "Teaching Educators Functional Assessment Procedures." Alan King (Psychology) is the committee chair.

The public is invited to attend. -- Joseph Benoit, Dean, Graduate School.

Summer Graduation Expo set for July 11

The Summer Grad Expo will be held July 11 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. on the main floor of the Memorial Union. A visit to the Expo will be a one-stop information source for students graduating Aug. 4. The Registrar's Office will be on hand with a list of students eligible to graduate and is able to verify addresses for mailing of diplomas. The UND Bookstore and Herff Jones will have regalia, diploma covers, frames, and class rings for purchase and viewing. Financial aid can answer questions about student loan payments. Career Services will assist with job searches. The Alumni Association will explain services to new graduates. Additional information about UND's Graduate School, photographers, and catering will also be available. Faculty are invited to attend and check out custom regalia that can be ordered through the Barnes & Noble UND Bookstore. If you have questions, contact the Office of Ceremonies and Special Events at 777-6393 or e-mail dawnbotsford@mail.und.nodak.edu. For more information about Summer Commencement 2006, visit the web page at http://commencement.und.edu.
-- Dawn Botsford, Events Coordinator, Office of Ceremonies & Special Events, dawnbotsford@mail.und.nodak.edu, 777-6393

Doctoral examination set for Donna Fishbeck

The final examination for Donna Fishbeck, a candidate for the Ph.D. degree with a major in Educational Leadership, is set for 3 p.m. Tuesday, July 11, in Room 104, Education Building. The dissertation title is "Professional Development Needs of Student Affairs Professionals Within the North Dakota University System." Angela Koppang (Educational Leadership) is the committee chair.

The public is invited to attend. -- Joseph Benoit, Dean, Graduate School.

Betty Gard retirement reception set for July 11

The staff of the Chester Fritz Library invites you to a reception honoring Betty Gard in the Library’s East Asian Room from 3 to 5 p.m. Tuesday, July 11. She is retiring after serving the University for three and one half decades. While at UND, she has served as documents librarian, bibliographer, reference librarian and library administrator. She has overseen the activities of the reference department, which is recognized for its commitment to quality service.

In addition to her work at UND, she has been very active in state and national professional associations. In recognition of her professional service, the North Dakota Library Association named Gard the Librarian of the Year in 2002. The American Library Association also has benefited greatly from her participation on many division and section committees, and her leadership skills have been recognized with appointments to chair positions on numerous committees. She has served as state representative to the American Library Association Council for two terms.

Those who know Betty will attest to her many talents. She has been a frequent star of dramatic and musical productions in Grand Forks Community Theater. Her credits also include roles in independent films.

Betty is moving to Seattle, Wash., where she will be closer to her children. Her new address is: 2340 Minor Ave. East, #2, Seattle, WA 98102, Betty_Gard@Yahoo.com

The University, the Chester Fritz Library, the library profession, and the Grand Forks community have greatly benefited from her contributions and she will be missed. Come wish her well as she begins her new adventures. -- Wilbur Stolt, director of libraries.

Doctoral examination set for Mandy Meyer

The final examination for Mandy Meyer, a candidate for the Ph.D. degree with a major in Anatomy and Cell Biology, is set for 9:30 a.m. Wednesday, July 12, in Room B710, School of Medicine and Health Sciences. The dissertation title is "Decreased Renal Basement Membrane Thickening is Accompanied by Elevated Renal Antioxidants in the Ames Dwarf Mouse Model of Delayed Aging." Edward Carlson (Anatomy) is the committee chair.

The public is invited to attend. -- Joseph Benoit, Dean, Graduate School.

Donald Anderson retirement reception set for July 12

Donald Anderson, laboratory technician, will be honored at a retirement reception from 2 to 4 p.m. Wednesday, July 12, at the Center for Biomedical Research facility. He is retiring after more than 25 years of service at UND. Please come and wish him well.
-- Julie Magnus, Admin Sec, Center for Biomedical Research, jmagnus@medicine.nodak.edu, 777-4493

UND couple write and perform one-act play

Richard Schultz (Electrical Engineering) and CK Braun-Schultz (College of Business and Public Administration) were introduced and set up on a blind date in 2000; three years later they were married. Three years after that, the couple explored the possibility of participating in a playwriting course, taught by Kathleen McLennan (Theatre). As a result, the couple has written a one-act play called "Compromising Positions," which will premiere at the Winnipeg Fringe Theatre Festival, July 19-30. In preparation for the fringe festival, the couple will also perform the play at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday, July 12-13, at the Burtness Lab Theatre.

As two very independent-minded people who married later in life, the couple quickly found that marriage was more difficult than anticipated. The Schultz’s often found themselves wondering, “What keeps a marriage together?” It is that very question that led to the creation of the play, "Compromising Positions." The original play consists of three characters, Tom and Isabelle, two newlyweds who struggle in their search for marital bliss, and a marriage therapist who helps the couple explore the meaning of the word compromise. Yet, as the story unfolds, Tom and Isabelle explore what it really takes to have a successful relationship and just how far you will –- or will not –- go to compromise. Tom and Isabelle confront their hot button issues and are left with the realization that when placed in a compromising position, love may not conquer all.

Although this real married couple claims the show is not autobiographical (wink, wink), they do believe the relationship issues in "Compromising Positions" are universal. "Even though Tom and Isabelle have specific arguments that cause interruptions in their relationship, it is the journey the couple has to go through to find compromise that is applicable to anyone who has been in a relationship. Whether you’re married, single, or want to be single again, this story exposes the truth about marriage, the cost of compromise, and what to do when trying to find the middle ground,” CK Braun-Schultz explains.

The show is free and open to the public July 12 and 13, at 7:30 p.m., UND Burtness Lab Theatre. The show is not suitable for children 16 years of age and younger.

For more information about "Compromising Positions" or the Winnipeg Fringe Theatre Festival, please contact CK Braun-Schultz at 777-6937 or e-mail ckbraunschultz@mail.und.edu

North Dakota Horticultural Society Conference set for July 13-15

The 83rd North Dakota State Horticultural Society Conference is set for Thursday through Saturday, July 13-15, at Clifford Hall. The registration deadline has been extended to Tuesday, July 11. Cost is $45 for both days and $23 for one day.

Presentations are: "Wildflowers and Plants: As Medicine and As Food," by Steven Dahlberg, herbalist Stephanie Williams and Aubrey J. Skye; "Japanese Gardens from Awano to Grand Forks" by Anne Smith; "Gardening Feng Shui" and "Gardening by the Moon," presented by Connie Lagerquist.

Public and private garden tours are offered. For more information, contact Laura Munski at 772-8207 or Steve at 780-8229.

Doctoral examination set for Elaine Larson

The final examination for Elaine Larson, a candidate for the Ed.D. degree with a major in Educational Leadership, is set for 10 a.m. Tuesday, July 18, in Room 206, Education Building. The dissertation title is "Perceptions of the Future Need for Family and Consumer Sciences Teachers in North Dakota's Public Schools." Larry Klundt (Educational Leadership) is the committee chair.

The public is invited to attend. -- Joseph Benoit, Dean, Graduate School.

Surface and Ground Water Engineering Camp planned for grades 5-8

The Dakota Science Center will sponsor a Surface and Ground Water Engineering Camp Tuesday and Wednesday, July 18-19, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the School of Engineering and Mines for children in grades 5-8. Cost is $40.

The camp will include field trips to an underground acquifer, ground water and wasterwater treatment plants, an irrigation pivot, and laboratory activities.

To register, call Laura Munski at 772-8207. The camp is sponsored by the School of Engineering and Mines, Advanced Engineering and Environmental Services Inc., and the Dakota Science Center.

U2 lists workshops

Below are U2 workshops for July 25-27. Visit our web site for more.

The Magic of Adobe Photoshop: July 25 and 26, 8 a.m. to noon, 235 Starcher Hall, Graphic Communication Lab. Fee is $90 (eight hours total). An introductory, hands-on workshop to learn about editing images using Adobe Photoshop software. Participants are encouraged to bring their own digital images. Presenter: Lynda Kenney, Department of Technology.

Five Habits of Highly Successful Investors: July 25, 10 to 11 a.m., Badlands Room, Memorial Union. This presentation will provide a fundamental knowledge of investing. This program includes discussions on setting financial goals, realizing tax advantages, potentially reducing risk with diversification, understanding cost of expenses, and current market trends. Presenter: Kevin McNab, TIAA-CREF.

Facilities Discoverer Reports Training: July 25, 11 a.m. to noon, 361 Upson II. The billing charges from facilities will be posted to PeopleSoft in a summarized format. To access the detailed information, each department will need to have access to Discoverer reports and be trained on how to access the detail and summary information for their departments. These reports will break down the charges by individual work orders and/or projects. Presenter: Laura Thoreson.

Defensive Driving: July 26, 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., 211 Skalicky Tech Incubator. This workshop is required by state fleet for all UND employees who drive state vehicles on a regular (monthly) basis, received a traffic violation, or had an accident while operating a state vehicle. Employees are encouraged to bring a family member (spouse and/or dependents). This workshop may also reduce your North Dakota insurance premiums and could possibly remove points from your driving record. Presenter: Mark Johnson.

Records Disposal Procedures: July 26, 10 to 11:30 a.m., Memorial Room, Memorial Union. Learn more about the process for destroying or transferring records that have passed their retention time limits. We’ll review the forms used, discuss why it’s necessary to document, and take part in a hands-on run-through of the entire process. It’s fun to clean out. It’s easier to do than you think and now’s the time to do it! Presenter: Chris Austin, records manager.

Safe Online Practices - Protecting Your Identity and Securing Your Computer: July 27, 9 to 11 a.m., 361 Upson II. The Internet can provide a wealth of information and give access to valuable financial, business, educational, and entertainment services. However, when connected to the Internet, you and your computer become vulnerable to scammers, identity thieves, viruses, spyware and more. This workshop will provide the information needed to help you protect your identity and computer while online. Presenter: Brad Miller, security officer, Information Technology Systems and Services.

Please reserve your seat by registering with U2 by: phone, 777-2128; E-mail, U2@mail.und.nodak.edu; or online, www.conted.und.edu/U2/. Please include: (1) workshop title/ date, (2) name, (3) department, (4) position, (5) box number, (6) phone number, (7) E-mail, and (8) how you first learned about this workshop. Thank you for registering in advance; it helps us plan for materials and number of seats.
-- Julie Sturges, Program Assistant, U2, U2@mail.und.nodak.edu, 777-2128

Bismarck radiologist named radiology chair

Edward "Ted" Fogarty, a Bismarck radiologist, has been appointed chair of the Department of Radiology at the School of Medicine and Health Sciences. His appointment was effective July 1.

Fogarty joined the UND medical school faculty in October 2003 as a clinical assistant professor of radiology.

"We are very pleased to welcome Dr. Fogarty to this important administrative post within the medical school," said H. David Wilson, dean and vice president for health affairs at UND. "He has been a very effective and enthusiastic faculty member and we know our students will continue to benefit greatly from the leadership he brings to radiology education."

"Our unique situation at UND for training of the third and fourth year medical students at the four clinical teaching sites across the state has always created a great deal of variability in the learning experience of the students at the various campuses. That heterogeneity of experience is not necessarily detrimental; we can now overcome the lack of cohesiveness for our students by using internet-based distribution of important teaching cases across the state to the various clinical campuses. Visual imagery is a key point in creating lasting points of knowledge and understanding in student physician's minds; I will create a core curriculum of iconic medical images associated with classic disease states so that our students are best prepared for taking care of patients in their residency years and beyond,” Fogerty said.

Fogarty completed an undergraduate degree, with honors, at the University of Chicago in 1993 and then worked as a research assistant at the Howard Hughes Medical Institute in Chicago. He earned the Doctor of Medicine degree from the University of Nebraska College of Medicine in Omaha in 1998.

After medical school, he took one year of training in UND's transitional year internship program based at MeritCare Hospital in Fargo. In 2003 he completed a four-year radiology residency program at Creighton University Medical Center, St. Joseph Hospital, in Omaha. During residency training, he served as chief resident and received the RSNA Roentgen Resident/Fellow Research Award. He was also elected into the Alpha Omega Alpha honor society as a resident while at Creighton University Medical Center.

In 2003, Fogarty joined the Medcenter One Health Systems as a staff radiologist, where he will continue to practice.

Fogarty and his wife, Carolyn, and their three children reside in Bismarck. -- School of Medicine and Health Sciences.

Transportation lists account billing codes

Because PeopleSoft numbers are not compatible with the North Dakota state fleet dispatch system, we have created a system using TranID's. A four-digit number represents an individual fund-dept-project-program combination. When making reservations at other North Dakota State motor pools, please call our office first to obtain the correct TranID to be used for billing your vehicle. This will help alleviate end-of-the-month billing problems. Thank you.
-- Mary L. Metcalf, Manager, Transportation, marymetcalf@mail.und.edu, 701-777-4123

ITSS lists special computer pricing

The Information Technology Systems and Services desktop support group has negotiated special pricing as part of the large semi-annual student technology fee purchase. This pricing is for University department purchases only. You will find purchase information on the ITSS web page under "Computer Purchases." The purchase prices will be valid until Dec. 31, 2006.

Gateway has placed the University at level II support. In the event that you have to call tech support at Gateway, you should use the following number instead of the number on the side of your computer. Our support number is 1-888-888-2040 and our pin number is 60377. Again this number should be used for all Gateway computers that are under warranty. If you need further assistance, please contact the ITSS help center at 777-2222 or e-mail itss.help@mail.und.nodak.edu

Web sites should point to new search engine

A new Google search engine has been installed on the UND web site. Unfortunately, it is impossible to configure the new engine in the same way as the old one. As a result, all web sites will need to be updated to point to the new engine by July 15. To update your web site, visit http://www.und.edu/template/searchbox.html. If you have any difficulties, please call 777-2474, or e-mail kristoffer.frize@und.edu . —- Jan Orvik, Web Manager, with ITSS.

July hours listed for Health Sciences Library

The July hours for the Harley E. French Library of the Health Sciences follows.

Thursday, July 6, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.; Friday, July 7, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Saturday, July 8, 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday, July 9, closed; Monday, July 10, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Tuesday, July 11, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.; Wednesday, July 12, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Thursday, July 13, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.; Friday, July 14, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Saturday, July 15, 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday, July 16, closed; Monday, July 17, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Tuesday, July 18, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.; Wednesday, July 19, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Thursday, July 20, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.; Friday, July 21, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Saturday, July 22, 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday, July 23, closed; Monday, July 24, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Tuesday, July 25, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.; Wednesday, July 26, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Thursday, July 27, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.; Friday, July 28, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Saturday, July 29, 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday, July 30, closed; Monday, July 31, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

-- Harley E. French Library of the Health Sciences.

Summer apparel available at the Sioux Shop

Summer apparel is now available at the Ralph Engelstad Arena Sioux Shop. There is something for everyone. Summer hours are Monday through Saturday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Closed Sundays. -- Ralph Engelstad Arena.

Internal job openings listed

PROFESSIONAL/ADMINISTRATIVE/COACHES

POSITION: Enrollment Services Representative, Enrollment Services, #06-332
DEADLINE: (I) 7/11/06
SALARY: $30,000 - $32,500

POSITION: Assistant Director of Technology, College of Business and Public Administration, #06-329
DEADLINE: (I) 7/11/06
SALARY: $26,000 - $32,000

POSITION: Instructor/Advisor, 10 month position, TRIO/Talent Search, #06-326
DEADLINE: (I) 7/06/2006
SALARY: $24,000 - $27,800

POSITION: Associate Dean of Student Life/Director of Judicial Affairs and Crisis Programs, Dean of Students, #06-185
DEADLINE: (I) Current UND employee (Internal) applicants will be considered with the External applicants. Open until filled (Review of applicants will begin April 15, 2006)
SALARY: Commensurate with experience

POSITION: Associate Vice President for Outreach Services and Dean of Outreach Programs, #06-114
DEADLINE: (I) Current UND employee (Internal) applicants will be considered with the External applicants. Review of candidates will begin December 1, 2005 and will continue until the position is filled.
SALARY: Commensurate with experience

OFFICE SUPPORT

POSITION: Administrative Clerk, Accounting Services, #06-333
DEADLINE: (I) 7/10/06
SALARY: $20,000 - $22,000

POSITION: Admissions Clerk/Receptionist, Graduate School, #06-331
DEADLINE: (I) 7/10/2006
SALARY: $17,500 - $19,500

POSITION: Receptionist (50% Benefitted, M-F 12:30pm - 4:30 pm), Student Financial Aid, #06-330
DEADLINE: (I) 7/10/2006
SALARY: $9.60 - $ 10.00

CRAFTS/TRADES/SERVICE

POSITION: Heating Plant Operator, (Shift Work) Facilities, #06-328
DEADLINE: (I) 7/06/06
SALARY: $24,000 - $27,000

POSITION: Building Services Technician (Custodial, Wed-Sun , 7:30 am - 4 pm), Facilities, #06-327
DEADLINE: (I) 7/06/2006
SALARY: $16,640 - $20,000

POSITION: Heating Plant Lead Shift Ssupervisor (Shift Work), Facilities, 06-325
DEADLINE: (I) 7/06/2006
SALARY: $35,000 - $40,000