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Getting more doctors for N.D.: A key retention tool, in-state residencies, is maxed out now but officials expect more

April 6, 2014 in Uncategorized

Michelle Placke grew up in the small town of Beulah with a dentist for a father and a nurse for a mother, so she knew she wanted to be a doctor at an early age.

After getting her medical training in Houston, Placke said her first choice to complet…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Getting more doctors for N.D.: A key retention tool, in-state residencies, is maxed out now but officials expect more

April 6, 2014 in Uncategorized

Michelle Placke grew up in the small town of Beulah with a dentist for a father and a nurse for a mother, so she knew she wanted to be a doctor at an early age.

After getting her medical training in Houston, Placke said her first choice to complet…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Drug arrests at UND above average, data show: Campus police cite aggressive response for higher arrest rate

April 1, 2014 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS — In recent years, the University of North Dakota has seen more drug-related arrests on average than at comparable institutions, which campus police attribute to their more aggressive response.

In 2012, about four out of every 1,000 U…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Drug arrests at UND above average, data show: Campus police cite aggressive response for higher arrest rate

April 1, 2014 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS — In recent years, the University of North Dakota has seen more drug-related arrests on average than at comparable institutions, which campus police attribute to their more aggressive response.

In 2012, about four out of every 1,000 U…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Magazine: UND outranks NDSU in the famous alumni department

March 25, 2014 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS — The University of North Dakota is more influential than North Dakota State University.
Actually, 8.2 times more influential, according to an online tool Time magazine released last week that compares universities based on their most …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Magazine: UND outranks NDSU in the famous alumni department

March 25, 2014 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS — The University of North Dakota is more influential than North Dakota State University.
Actually, 8.2 times more influential, according to an online tool Time magazine released last week that compares universities based on their most …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

UND research facility has struggled financially: Legislative committee to discuss building’s sale today

March 12, 2014 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS — As the Legislature continues to examine the $9.8 million sale of a University of North Dakota research facility, lawmakers and higher education officials agree that the building has struggled financially.

IRS forms filed by the UND…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

UND says pipeline threatens prairie research

March 4, 2014 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS — What looks like a flat piece of land is actually a treasure trove in the eyes of the University of North Dakota’s grassland ecologist, Kathryn Yurkonis.

“I saw my first snowy owl this past fall out there,” she said. “It’s …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

UND says pipeline threatens prairie research

March 4, 2014 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS — What looks like a flat piece of land is actually a treasure trove in the eyes of the University of North Dakota’s grassland ecologist, Kathryn Yurkonis.

“I saw my first snowy owl this past fall out there,” she said. “It’s …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

UND studies privacy protections in the age of drones: Committee governing use of Grand Forks County drones seeks public comment

February 22, 2014 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS — The Grand Forks County Sheriff’s Department has deployed small unmanned aircraft systems nine times in the last 10 months, a few them over populated areas of the county.
So far, there have been no complaints from the public about p…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com