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A place for Teddy: Theodore Roosevelt Presidential Library plans taking shape

April 3, 2014 in Uncategorized

Dickinson could one day be home to a library for one of the most revered presidents in American history.
Dickinson State University and one of the country’s top museum planning firms, at the behest of the North Dakota Legislature, are in the early…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

DSU symposium to shine new light on Theodore Roosevelt

November 12, 2013 in Uncategorized

The last time Dickinson State University was in the public spotlight, it announced its accreditation was no longer under the microscope of the Higher Learning Commission.

With the dark clouds now seemingly gone, DSU is shining a positive spotlight…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

DSU symposium to shine new light on Theodore Roosevelt

November 12, 2013 in Uncategorized

The last time Dickinson State University was in the public spotlight, it announced its accreditation was no longer under the microscope of the Higher Learning Commission.

With the dark clouds now seemingly gone, DSU is shining a positive spotlight…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

DSU symposium to shine new light on Theodore Roosevelt

November 12, 2013 in Uncategorized

The last time Dickinson State University was in the public spotlight, it announced its accreditation was no longer under the microscope of the Higher Learning Commission.

With the dark clouds now seemingly gone, DSU is shining a positive spotlight…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

‘President Roosevelt’ to hold book signings in Medora

July 9, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

MEDORA In honor of the 100th anniversary of the publication of Theodore Roosevelt’s Autobiography, nationally renowned Roosevelt repriser Joe Wiegand will be signing copies of the autobiography as the 26th President at the Western Edge Bookstore from 1-2:30 p.m. the next three Saturdays. Continue Reading

ND native to produce Roosevelt-based mini-series

July 3, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

BISMARCK Nearly 15 years ago at the Thanksgiving dinner table in Jamestown, Richard Melheim and Ruth Melheim Brubakken decided to write a novel about Theodore Roosevelt’s time in North Dakota. Continue Reading

The Fourth with Old Four-Eyes

July 3, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

Recently I had the pleasure of reading about Theodore Roosevelt’s adventures in our Badlands. Continue Reading

Theodore Roosevelt legacy in North Dakota growing

May 17, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

Less than a decade away from the 100-year anniversary of his death, Theodore Roosevelt’s legacy continues to expand. The newest example is the recently unveiled Theodore Roosevelt Trail project, an initiative born of Dickinson State University’s Theodore Roosevelt Center that highlights 15 sites around North Dakota related to the 26th U.S. president who is revered in the Peace Garden State and beyond.
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Roosevelt’s wilderness no more: Adventure Science group emerges from Badlands after 10 days of discovery

May 3, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

BISMARCK On Earth Day, April 22, the group Adventure Science sought to answer a question: “Can you go into the (North Dakota) Badlands and have a profound experience?” The group wanted to see if explorers in modern times could recreate Theodore Roosevelt’s transformative experience in North Dakota. Continue Reading

Bill to fund Theodore Roosevelt presidential library at Dickinson State University on governor’s desk

May 2, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

Dickinson State University could be home to a new multi-million Theodore Roosevelt shrine. The North Dakota Legislature this week passed a Department of Commerce budget bill that allows a possible $6 million for the construction of a building on the DSU campus that would be called the Theodore Roosevelt Presidential Library. Continue Reading