The job duties of public university presidents should be focused exclusively on the reason why the public built and funded the universities in the first place, which is academic endeavors. Sports enterprises should be left to other leaders.
Recent forecasting by a North Dakota State University economist shows the potential for the state to see rising wages and a growing labor force in 2022, with unemployment rates possibly returning to pre-pandemic levels by the end of the year.
North Dakota State University, the University of Minnesota and Montana State University are the only schools in a six-state region to obtain R1 status from the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education.
The North Dakota University System declined to say ahead of the meeting how many people applied to replace President Dean Bresciani. The committee also didn't disclose how many applicants it would interview in Minneapolis next month.
The gut microbiome has been shown to play a role in ways that are both positive and negative in health. A team of researchers from Sanford Health and North Dakota State University will explore whether certain gut bacteria can trigger stress eating.
The Peltier Complex will house NDSU’s food, meat and cereal science laboratories along with the Northern Crops Institute. The North Dakota Legislature approved $70 million for the completion of the facility and authorized an additional $15 million in fundraising. The building is being named for the Peltier family of Arthur Companies and Proseed.