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Fired former DSU president hired by Iowa college

October 18, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

Fired former Dickinson State University president Richard McCallum appears to be in another higher education cabinet position. Continue Reading

Disgraced former DSU president resurfaces

December 7, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

After being fired from his position as Dickinson State University president last year, Richard McCallum surfaced recently as a candidate for another collegiate president position. Continue Reading

DSU administration undergoes changes: Officials heed advice of audit

June 28, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

After experiencing a tumultuous 2011-12 school year, there are several administrative changes in store for Dickinson State University, officials said. Continue Reading

Audit: DSU out of compliance

March 23, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

Dickinson State University is out of compliance with numerous policies, according to the results of a performance audit conducted by the Office of the North Dakota Auditor released Friday. It also possibly inflated grades. Continue Reading

Accreditation advisory team to visit DSU

March 1, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

A day after a bomb threat was called into Dickinson State University, a group that accredits the school announced it will be coming for an advisory visit. Continue Reading

DSU saddled with debt after releasing president

February 17, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

Dickinson State University has unsettled debt to deal with after releasing its president last year for inflating enrollment figures. Continue Reading

DSU: Resignations, audit unrelated

February 14, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

Three Dickinson State University higher-ups, who called it quits just before the results of a major university audit was announced, handled numerous admission and transcript-related proceedings for international students who received unearned degrees, North Dakota University System Chancellor William Goetz said Tuesday.
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Dickinson State University has new president

January 19, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

D.C. Coston was “thrilled and excited” after being appointed Dickinson State University’s president Thursday. The State Board of Higher Education voted him into the position during a meeting held via conference call Thursday morning.
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The Dickinson Press Top 10: No. 2: McCallum

December 29, 2011 in The Dickinson Press

As the year wraps up and we enter 2012, The Dickinson Press takes you through the top stories that filled its pages in 2011. Today we share No. 2.
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Press No. 3 Sports Story of 2011: Memos, volleyball team play role in McCallum firing

December 28, 2011 in The Dickinson Press

On Dec. 10, 2010, Ryan Platt unexpectedly resigned from his position as Dickinson State’s head volleyball coach. Eight months later, the volleyball program and the manner in which three international student-athletes on the team were being compensated became one of the primary focuses in the dismissal of now former DSU President Dr. Richard McCallum. Continue Reading

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