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SBHE approves IT strategic plan, UND house purchase

October 30, 2014 in Uncategorized

VALLEY CITY — The State Board of Higher Education on Thursday appointed Tisa Mason president of Valley City State University.
Her hiring is contingent on some vetting processes and salary is still being negotiated.
Her initial contract term is th…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Minot State worried about standards changes

September 28, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

New entrance standards for North Dakota’s university students also make it more difficult for schools to offer tuition discounts to students. Minot State University students say that’s a big reason why there is opposition to the changes on their campus. Continue Reading

Minot State students face housing shortage

August 11, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Minot State University officials say that students who haven’t lined up housing for the fall semester will find a tight housing market.
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MSU researcher studies couples and flood stress

May 16, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

A Minot State University researcher is studying how married couples are dealing with stress following last summer’s historic Souris River flooding.
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2011 flood provides mold for Minot State research

May 13, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

A tragedy for Minot was also something of a boon for Minot State University associate professor Mikhail Bobylev and his team of student researchers. Bobylev has spent years researching anti-fungal compounds and last summer’s flood produced many different mold samples for Bobylev and his students to combat. Continue Reading

Higher ed board considers extra $5M for Oil Patch

April 11, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

WILLISTON Higher education leaders will get a firsthand look today at the challenges facing colleges in the Oil Patch. Continue Reading

Minot State copes with flood aftermath

February 28, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

University deals with enrollment decline, lack of housingMarv Semrau, MSU vice president for advancement, said since the flood, the university has worked to provide housing for nearly 500 affected students as well as 120 faculty and employees. The university, like the city’s affected citizens, is trying to bounce back from the flood. Full-time equivalent enrollment in the fall fell to 2,795, a 7 percent drop compared to the year before. Continue Reading

Minot State expands partnership with Saskatchewan’s Briercrest College

February 20, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Minot State and the college in Caronport, Saskatchewan, last year signed an agreement enabling Canadian and American students to receive two degrees in five years a bachelor of arts degree from Briercrest and a bachelor of science in education from Minot State. Continue Reading

Minot State University enrollment declines again

February 9, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

President David Fuller cites last summer’s Souris River flooding and problems with housing as reasons. The spring drop follows a 5 percent decrease in enrollment during the fall semester. Continue Reading

Minot State president: Flood aftermath, falling enrollment may cause $4 million shortfall

January 20, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

David Fuller says student housing problems have made it more difficult to recruit students to campus. Continue Reading