UND Professor To Study In India Under Fulbright Research Grant

David Peter Lawrence, associate professor of religion and philosophy, has been selected for a Fulbright research grant to India during the 2011-2012 academic year for a project contributing to intercultural and comparative philosophy and South Asian studies. Lawrence will study in India under the project “Translations and Studies of Monistic Saiva Philosophy.” He will spend…
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Sanford, Blais, Beal, Guy To Receive UND Alumni Awards

A retired superintendent, a school president, a winning hockey coach and a mental health consultant and veteran will receive alumni achievement awards on Thursday, May 5!  UND’s College of Education and Human Development will be honoring four alumni:  Mark Sanford, ’66, ’76, Marilyn Guy, ’69, ’71, ’76, Earl Beal, ’87, and Dean Blais, ’82. The…
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UND Engagement Center’s Forum In Mountain, N.D., Saturday, April 30 To Celebrate Community

MOUNTAIN, N.D. — Community is one of the region’s best assets, according to organizers of a forum to be held Saturday, April 30, in Mountain, N.D., and participants at the fourth annual “Community Connect” forum will be learning how celebrating community can leverage development in rural North Dakota and northwestern Minnesota. The forum, which is…
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U.S. Sen. John Hoeven Speaker At May 7 UND School Of Law Commencement

U.S. Sen. John Hoeven of North Dakota will be the featured speaker at the University of North Dakota School of Law spring commencement ceremony at 10 a.m., May 7, in the Chester Fritz Auditorium. At total of 79 students are eligibile to cross the stage and hear Sen. Hoeven’s commencement address. UND President Robert Kelley…
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Earl Pomeroy To Receive Honorary Degree At UND’s Spring Commencement May 14

Earl Pomeroy, who served as North Dakota’s congressman for 18 years, will receive an honorary Doctor of Letters degree during the University of North Dakota’s Spring Commencement at 1:30 p.m. May 14 in the Alerus Center. Pomeroy was nominated for the honor by Mark Jendrysik, chair of the UND Department of Political Science and Public…
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