Latest University of North Dakota Stories

2008-06-24 12:02:32

By Joseph Marks, Grand Forks Herald, N.D. Jun. 24--North Dakota University System Chancellor William Goetz completed annual performance reviews for six of the system's 10 university and college presidents recently, giving generally high marks to all.

2008-06-19 12:00:30

By Joseph Marks, Grand Forks Herald, N.D. Jun.

2008-06-03 06:00:32

By Goyer, Norm "A virtual Harvard College at 35,000 feet" The Department of Aviation at the University of North Dakota (UND) has become a benchmark for aviation-oriented universities around the world.

2008-04-03 14:55:00

A cup of coffee a day keeps dementia away? Research conducted by a U.S. team for the Journal of Neuroinflammation at the University of North Dakota suggests that coffee may block the damage cholesterol can inflict on the body and brain.

2006-02-25 10:24:57

University of North Dakota researchers say a new jet fuel they have developed from crop oils is almost ready for testing by the Air Force.

2004-12-01 07:41:39

NASA has awarded control of its DC-8 research aircraft to the Upper Midwest Space Consortium at the University of North Dakota, a move officials say will create new jobs at the university and give it added national prestige.

Word of the Day
  • A morbid dread of being buried alive. Also spelled 'taphiphobia'.
The word 'taphephobia' comes from Greek roots meaning 'burial' and 'fear'.