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Board outlines salaries for ND college presidents

August 7, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO(AP) The state Board of Higher Education will increase salaries for college presidents between 3 and 5 percent based on a formula that considers performance and market comparisons. Continue Reading

Pay raises delayed for ND college presidents

July 31, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

BISMARCK North Dakota’s public college presidents will have to wait before getting a raise this year. Continue Reading

Matters At Hand: Reconsidering presidential impact on ND

March 4, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

In Washington, D.C., last week, I popped into the National Portrait Gallery, one my favorite indoor places. I was there to apologize to James Monroe. Continue Reading

The presidents in ND history: A top 10 list

February 18, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

It’s not difficult to name the U.S. presidents whose policies have had the most direct impact on North Dakota. They are Thomas Jefferson and Abraham Lincoln. Continue Reading

Nationals’ presidential mascots pay visit to Rushmore

February 18, 2013 in The Daily Republic

RAPID CITY (AP) Some of the biggest names in American political history visited the Black Hills over the long President’s Day weekend, even stopping at their likenesses at Mount Rushmore.
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N.D. Dem-NPL convention to endorse candidates, welcome Clinton back

March 13, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Delegates will choose the party’s endorsed candidates for the U.S. House, U.S. Senate, governor and several other statewide offices on Friday and Saturday. Still, the highlight is former President Bill Clinton’s visit.
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PRESIDENTS DAY: Area has several places named for chief executives

February 19, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Consider James K. Polk. Not many people do. The 11th president served from 1845 to 1849, kept his promise to serve one term and then died of cholera three months after leaving office. On the second-to-last day of his term, he signed the act creating the Minnesota Territory, and for that, he got his name on one of the state’s 87 counties. Continue Reading

MnSCU board today considers new presidents, including at Southwest Minnesota State

April 20, 2011 in West Central Tribune

MINNEAPOLIS – The trustees of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system are considering the appointments of several new college presidents during their regular monthly meeting. Continue Reading