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DSU administration undergoes changes: Officials heed advice of audit

June 28, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

After experiencing a tumultuous 2011-12 school year, there are several administrative changes in store for Dickinson State University, officials said. Continue Reading

Accreditation advisory team to visit DSU

March 1, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

A day after a bomb threat was called into Dickinson State University, a group that accredits the school announced it will be coming for an advisory visit. Continue Reading

LaPlante didn’t know about audit before death

February 14, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

Dickinson State University officials say a dean who committed suicide Friday didn’t know about the contents of a scathing audit of some of the school’s international programs that was released the same day. Continue Reading

DSU continues educating: Interim vice president of academic affairs selected

February 13, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

While the events that unraveled at Dickinson State University on Feb. 10 were disturbing, students, staff and faculty are taking the opportunity to “grow together and grow stronger,” officials said Monday.
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Dark Day For DSU: Body of dean found in Memorial Park

February 10, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

The search for a missing Dickinson State University dean came to a tragic end Friday when officials found his body north of the intersection of Seventh Avenue West and Sixth Street West in Memorial Park.
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Doug LaPlante, a DSU dean, found dead Friday afternoon

February 10, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

Dickinson State University officials confirmed Friday afternoon that Doug LaPlante has been found dead.Location and cause of death have not been confirmed. Continue Reading