Fraternity ditches pledging tradition
After a string of deaths and lawsuits the past five years, Sigma Alpha Epsilon, a national fraternity with chapters at the University of North Dakota and North Dakota State University, has ended a traditional initiation rite members have practiced for more than a half-century.
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Thu Mar 13, 2014
Zoetis Presents $100,000 Donation to South Dakota State University...
To honor cattle producers who were impacted by Winter Storm Atlas in October, Zoetis has given a $100,000 donation toward the construction of the Cow/Calf Education and Research Facility planned at South Dakota State University .
Wed Mar 12, 2014
Researchers at North Dakota State University Report New Data on Plant Breeding
Genetically broad-based germplasm has the potential to contribute useful and unique alleles to U.S." Our news editors obtained a quote from the research from , "Corn Belt breeding programs not present in current U.S. genome sequences .
Tue Mar 11, 2014
So. Dakota State Releases Research On Spring Wheat Seeding Rates
SO. DAKOTA STATE RELEASES RESEARCH ON SPRING WHEAT SEEDING RATES Mar. 11, 2014 Source: South Dakota State University news release What seeding rate will you plant this spring? According to early plant insurance coverage, spring wheat planting begins this month, so wheat growers will soon be deciding what their seeding rate will be.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Getting the Gut to Grow: Nutrition Experts Help Children with Short Bowel Syndrome
"A person needs a minimum of 35 centimeters to live a remotely decent life," writes one mother.
Hay & Forage Grower
South Dakota Forage Finder On Facebook
Helping hay and forage suppliers connect with potential buyers is the goal of a Facebook group page established by South Dakota State University Extension.
NDSU wheat researcher fights rust disease
Maricelis Acevedo specializes in leading research dealing with rust disease in wheat, a fungal infection that can have devastating results on plants.
St. Cloud Times
Rice resident to help Guatemala village as part of engineers group
Kevin Kruger of Rice will be one of six members of the North Dakota State University chapter of Engineers Without Borders who will work on a water project in the village of Las Tablitas in Guatemala during spring break.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
Engagement: Andy McCann & Megan Sandnes
Megan graduated from Southeast Technical Institute and The University of South Dakota and is a Registered Nurse at the Sanford Heart Hospital in Sioux Falls, SD.
South Dakota Newspaper Association
Nominations sought for Eagle Award
Established in 2002, this award is given to recognize an individual, group or organization that has demonstrated outstanding efforts to protect and enhance openness in government.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Bison made better
Bison has a new reputation. It's no longer a tough, dried-up piece of burger meat that cooks overlook.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
North Dakota State University students to team up with KMB to make their mark on Mandeville
Keep Mandeville Beautiful and 40 students from North Dakota State University will team up March 19 for a day of planting and beautification on Heavens Drive in Mandeville.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
MadLab Theatre Presents a Girl Named Destiny, Now thru 3/22
MadLab Theatre will present A Girl Named Destiny by Rand Higbee, running 8 p.m., tonight, March 6, Friday, March 7, and Saturday, March 8, Friday, March 14 and Saturday, March 15 and Friday, March 21 and Saturday, March 22, 2014.
Valley News Live
Innovation Week Underway at NDSU
North Dakota State University is marking it's 5th annual Innovation Week. A week designed to focus on the creative research and development projects taking place on campus.
Doulas Ease Stress, Increase Satisfaction with Birthing Experience
Fewer medical interventions, fewer hours in labor and increased satisfaction with the birthing experience-that's what national statistics say a doula's support during labor and delivery means to women and their partners.
My Voice: Honoring our veterans: A community of writers
Last May, I had the honor of delivering the keynote address at a Memorial Day program in Hartford.
Land O'Lakes Corporate Board Elects Wheat Growers' VP Jeff Lakner
LAND O'LAKES CORPORATE BOARD ELECTS WHEAT GROWERS' VP JEFF LAKNER Mar. 5, 2014 Source: Land O'Lakes news release Land O'Lakes, Inc., is pleased to announce the election of Jeff Lakner as a Director on its Corporate Board.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Concordia, NDSU to increase opportunities to study abroad
Concordia College in Moorhead, Minn., and North Dakota State University in Fargo are among 150 colleges and universities that have partnered with the Institute of International Education to double U.S. student participation in study abroad programs.
KELO-TV Sioux Falls
How Ukraine-Russia Tension Could Affect U.S.
Americans keeping their eyes on the situation involving Ukraine and Russia are wondering whether the growing tensions between the two could impact this country.
Restaurant to expand to Brookings
Mixed restaurant is expanding to Brookings with a location near the South Dakota State University campus.