University Avenue: Grand Forks’ New Main Street

The University of North Dakota is forging a new path with a Strategic Plan for its future. But the institution has much to learn from its own history. When Chandler Hall is razed later this year, the demolition team will salvage a piece of the building containing a bracket pulley from an early 20th century streetcar, one that…
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UND Hosted Global Economist, China Expert Scott Kennedy In Latest Eye Of The Hawk Lecture

Scott Kennedy, a leading mind on China’s economic policies, stood before a Tuesday assembly of UND students, faculty and community members who were hungry for conversation on industry and trade – and started talking hoops. “When you watched the NCAA Finals on Monday night, you weren’t keeping count of how many fouls Michigan or Villanova…
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UND Names Next VP For Finance & Operations/Chief Operating Officer

UND President Mark Kennedy has selected Jed M. Shivers to be the University’s next Vice President for Finance & Operations/Chief Operating Officer. Shivers eventually will succeed Alice Brekke, who has been serving under a phased retirement plan since February 2017. Brekke has been a part of UND for nearly 40 years. “I’m very excited to…
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UND’s Eye Of The Hawk Lecture Series Examines Chinese Economy

You’re Invited! President Mark and First Lady Debbie Kennedy developed the Eye of the Hawk Lecture Series as a way to bring the UND community together to discuss important topics with preeminent experts. Featuring: Scott Kennedy A Town Hall Conversation on the Chinese Economy April 3, 5:30 p.m.  |  Gorecki Alumni Center Join Scott Kennedy…
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UND Business & Public Administration Dean Finalists’ Visits Set

Three finalists will visit campus April 4- 9 to interview for the position of Dean of the College of Business & Public Administration. Open forums have been set for each candidate. Amy B. Henley, executive director of MBA Programs and associate professor in the Department of Management and Entrepreneurship at the Coles College of Business,…
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