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Image can be everything

January 1, 2013 in Grand Forks Herald

A new program at Northland Community and Technical College this semester boasts of employing students virtually anywhere and it’s nearly free of cost. Continue Reading

NCTC adviser serious about motivating students

September 14, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

At Northland Community and Technical College in Thief River Falls, one student success coordinator says he will hunt you down if you miss class.
Jason Pangiarella isn’t joking. He’s the lead adviser of an initiative intended to motivate students toward academic success. Continue Reading

Bus links Northland campuses

August 14, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Northland Community and Technical College students will be able to travel back and forth between the school’s two campuses without burning their own gas this year. The school and Tri-Valley Opportunity Council announced they are once again partnering to provide NCTC students, faculty and staff with a free shuttle bus service for the 2012-213 school year. Continue Reading

HIGHER ED NOTES: UND can expand center … NCTC third in nursing … NWSA honors alumni

July 8, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

UND has received approval from the National Science Foundation to expand the Center for Integration of Composites into Infrastructure, an NSF Industry/University Cooperative Research Center. Continue Reading

HIGHER ED NOTEBOOK: Morrison to lead Center for Innovation Foundation

May 13, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Dale Morrison of New York City and Naples, Fla., has been elected to a three-year term as the new chairman of UND’s Center for Innovation Foundation by the foundation’s trustees. Continue Reading

First class of UAS techs graduate from Northland Community and Technical College

May 9, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Tyler Beckman, Joe Moore and Solomon Kassaye are entering into some rare air without ever leaving the ground. They’ll graduate tonight from Northland Community and Technical College, becoming the country’s first unmanned aircraft system maintenance technicians certified by the National Center for Aerospace and Transportation Technologies, an industry group. Continue Reading

HIGHER EDUCATION NOTES: Northland, UND medical school commencement … Honors for Lindaas … Marvin gift to NDTC ,,, more

May 7, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Northland Community and Technical College’s Thief River Falls campus commencement is set for 7 p.m., Thursday in the campus gymnasium of the Thief River Falls campus. Northland’s East Grand Forks campus commencement is set for 11 a.m. Friday at the Chester Fritz auditorium at UND. Continue Reading

OUR OPINION: Another UAS effort takes wing

March 14, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

We’re no Warren Buffets, but the unmanned aircraft field’s growth and promise sure make it look like one of those Next Big Things. And the Red River Valley already is strapped in for the ride. Continue Reading

UND, NCTC vow closer UAS partnership

March 12, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Institutions say agreement could attract more fed fundsUND and Northland Community and Technical College officials signed a formal agreement Monday to work closer together on unmanned aircraft system issues and, they say, improve the chances of attracting more federal funding. Continue Reading

HIGHER NOTES: ‘Little Rock Nine’ speech at UND … ‘Speech-crime lecture at UND … UN honored … more

February 5, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Terrance Roberts, one of the famous “Little Rock Nine,” a group of black students who led desegregation of public schools in the late 1950s, will present “Lessons from Little Rock” at 7 p.m. today at UND’s Memorial Union. Continue Reading