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Search for new University System chancellor begins today

November 5, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK — The State Board of Higher Education will take initial steps today toward selecting a new chancellor.
The meeting is the first since North Dakota voters rejected Measure 3 on Tuesday, which would have changed the state’s governance of …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Search for new University System chancellor begins today

November 5, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK — The State Board of Higher Education will take initial steps today toward selecting a new chancellor.
The meeting is the first since North Dakota voters rejected Measure 3 on Tuesday, which would have changed the state’s governance of …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

State Higher Ed governing board will likely stay the same

November 5, 2014 in Uncategorized

Incomplete results show voters have decided to stick with North Dakota’s current higher education governance system.
With 389 of 427 precincts reporting statewide, 74.9 percent of votes were against Measure 3 and 25.1 percent were for it. Complete…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Voters shooting down proposal to revamp governing higher education

November 4, 2014 in Uncategorized

The structure of North Dakota’s higher education governance system is in the hands of voters.

With 104 of 427 precincts reporting statewide, 73.3 percent of votes are against Measure 3 and 26.6 percent are for it.

The measure would eliminate …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Letter: Is voting for Measure 3 the right risk to take?

October 11, 2014 in Uncategorized

Much has been said about the potential consequences of passage of Measure 3 on the November ballot, which would replace the current eight-member State Board of Higher Education with a three-member, full-time commission appointed by the governor.
The…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Is voting for Measure 3 the right risk to take?

October 11, 2014 in Uncategorized

Much has been said about the potential consequences of passage of Measure 3 on the November ballot, which would replace the current eight-member State Board of Higher Education with a three-member, full-time commission appointed by the governor.
The…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Is voting for Measure 3 the right risk to take?

October 11, 2014 in Uncategorized

Much has been said about the potential consequences of passage of Measure 3 on the November ballot, which would replace the current eight-member State Board of Higher Education with a three-member, full-time commission appointed by the governor.
The…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

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

Report: Measure 3 threat to University System accreditation: Commission says ballot measure creates autonomy, implementation questions

September 4, 2014 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS — North Dakota University System schools could risk losing accreditation from the Higher Learning Commission if ballot Measure 3 passes in November, a report from the commission indicates.
The proposed constitutional amendment, Measure…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com