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The debate over higher ed commission continues

October 11, 2014 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS — People are opposed to changing the structure of higher education governance in the state, but the debate continues as the November vote on the issue draws closer.
Measure 3 would amend the state constitution and replace the existing …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

The debate over higher ed commission continues

October 11, 2014 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS — People are opposed to changing the structure of higher education governance in the state, but the debate continues as the November vote on the issue draws closer.
Measure 3 would amend the state constitution and replace the existing …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Debate over higher ed measure focuses on risk to accreditation

August 14, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK — Evoking memories of the 2012 diploma mill scandal and suicide at Dickinson State University and more recent missteps by higher education officials, House Majority Leader Al Carlson on Wednesday downplayed fears that a November ballot mea…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

SBHE: Sanford deal not a bailout: North Dakota legislators question NDSU acquisition of nursing school

June 5, 2014 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS — Higher education officials told skeptical legislators that North Dakota State University’s acquisition of the Sanford College of Nursing in Bismarck was a smart and well-researched decision at a meeting with the Higher Education Fun…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Two appointed to higher ed board

May 20, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK — Gov. Jack Dalrymple on Tuesday appointed Kirsten Diederich and Kevin Melicher to the North Dakota State Board of Higher Education.

Diederich was reappointed after seeking another term and Melicher, a Fargo optometrist, was appointed to…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Two appointed to higher ed board

May 20, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK — Gov. Jack Dalrymple on Tuesday appointed Kirsten Diederich and Kevin Melicher to the North Dakota State Board of Higher Education.

Diederich was reappointed after seeking another term and Melicher, a Fargo optometrist, was appointed to…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Incoming higher ed board president wants fresh start

June 19, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO The incoming president of the North Dakota Board of Higher Education is looking at her term as a fresh start for an organization that spent much of the last year answering complaints, including a kerfuffle over the chancellor the group hired and ultimately decided to replace. Continue Reading

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UPDATED: ND Senate confirms Diederich appointment to state Board of Higher Education

February 15, 2011 in INFORUM

BISMARCK The full North Dakota Senate today confirmed the appointment of Kirsten Diederich to the state Board of Higher Education, going against a committee recommendation to reject her appointment.
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