UND University Faculty Lecture Series Presents Anthropologist Marica Mikulak

Marcia Mikulak, associate professor of anthropology, will present the second University of North Dakota University Faculty Lecture in the 2010-11 series.  Titled “Successful Activism: How the Xukuru Peoples of Brazil Countered Nation-State Violence to Regain Dignity and Constitutional Rights,” the lecture will address Mikulak’s fieldwork in Brazil. The lecture will take place Wednesday, Nov. 10…
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UND Sophomore To Show Off Smarts And School Colors On ‘Jeopardy!’

“I’ll take The University of North Dakota for $1,000, Alex.” No, UND has never been a category on the popular TV quizshow “Jeopardy!”, as far as we know, but if it were, one contestant with Grand Forks roots would have a leg up on the competition. UND student Stephanie Gagelin is one of only 15…
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Acclaimed Documentarian, Daughter Of ‘Nuremberg’ Trials Filmmaker To Present Works In Grand Forks Nov. 10

At the invitation of the University of North Dakota Center for Human Rights and Genocide Studies (CHRGS), critically acclaimed and Academy Award-winning filmmaker and Columbia University professor Sandra Schulberg will visit Grand Forks to present the restored version of her late father’s historical documentary “Nuremberg: Its Lesson for Today,” about the Nuremberg war crimes trial.…
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UND Forums Feature Pandora Radio Founder Tim Westergren And N.D. Venture Capitalist Brooks Burgum

The University of North Dakota Center for Innovation will play host to two very special upcoming entrepreneur forum on campus.  The forums will feature young venture capitalist Brooks Burgum, a native of Arthur, N.D.; and award-winning composer and founder of Pandora Internet Radio Tim Westergren. www2.und.nodak.edu/our/news/story.php?id=3280 Burgum will speak at 3:30 p.m., today. Westergren is set…
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UND-NDSU Joint Master’s Program In Public Health Gets State Board Approval

The North Dakota State Board of Higher Education unanimously approved a first-of-its-kind collaborative master’s degree program between the University of North Dakota and North Dakota State University in Fargo.  The Master of Public Health (MPH) program would address an anticipated need for professionals in the field of public health. The program will partner UND’s School…
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