8 hrs ago
USD sees dip in law students as an opportunity
A downward trend in students enrolling at America's law schools is affecting the University of South Dakota as well, though officials there seem confident about reversing it.
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Minot Daily News
Linda Lou Blair was born May 23, 1953, to Don and Clarine Blair, in Minot. She was raised in Minot along with her older sister, Dianna.
Fri Mar 14, 2014
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.
UND accepting applications for Sjodin scholarship
The University of North Dakota is accepting applications for a scholarship in memory of a former student who was kidnapped and killed more than 10 years ago.
Thu Mar 13, 2014
ND university system to provide ID protection
In this July 31, 2013 file photo, Larry Skogen, acting chancellor of the North Dakota University System, reviews documents at a state Board of Higher Education meeting in Bismarck, N.D. The Legislature's 16-member Government Finance Committee is slated to review the bungled sale of a University of North Dakota building Thursday, March 13, 2014, at ... (more)
Wed Mar 12, 2014
Minot Daily News
New grub in town
Sem and Lauf are the owners of the new Rusted Rail, a bar and grill that opened last Friday along U.S. Highway 83 in Underwood.
Why would-be pilots are being kept out of airline cockpits
Zachary Wilkinson was just a few months into his freshman year at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University when the path he'd set out for himself -- earning a degree in aeronautical science and landing a job as a commercial pilot -- was upended.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Minot Daily News
Robin was born March 11, 1975, in Spokane, Wash., the daughter of Henry and Annette Fox.
Should parents pay their kids to do chores?
Lily Cherry, 8, cleaned her bathroom as her 6-year-old brother, Aiden, put out a new roll of toilet paper at their home in Kingwood, Texas.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Albany Times Union
Tasks teach kids responsibility
Experts say children should start being involved in household upkeep early. Just make sure the chores are age-appropriate.
UND prof. among emissions group meeting in China
A University of North Dakota professor is slated join a group of researchers in China next week to discuss greenhouse gas emissions.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Loss of Funding Leaves UND Library Looking at Service Cuts
In recent years, the Chester Fritz Library at the University of North Dakota has been in a funding situation that may sound familiar to many academic librarians.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
North Dakota University Server Breach Threatens Personal Information Of 290,000 People
In this July 31, 2013 file photo, Larry Skogen, acting chancellor of the North Dakota University System, reviews documents at a state Board of Higher Education meeting in Bismarck, N.D. Skogen approved the deal on the sale of a building at the University of North Dakota, but Grant Shaft, a member of the North Dakota Board of Higher Education, says ... (more)
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Overnight Energy: Natural gas, climate fund winners in budget
Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz said at a press conference on Tuesday that it's the first time the administration has moved to demonstrate the importance of natural gas and the use of carbon capture technology in gas systems.
North Dakota to Minnesota oil pipeline threatens prairie research
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.
The Modesto Bee
Children and chores: Household tasks teach kids responsibility, confidence
Nick takes out the trash and recycling, and Lexi helps with laundry, said their mom, Kristine Schneider.
Childless millennials: Young adults opting out or waiting to have kids
But, she knows one thing that's not in her future: children. Even as a young teenager, DeGeest said, she was never really interested in having children.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Union presence growing in ND
Since the merger of North Dakota's two primary lobbies for public employees and teachers, "North Dakota United" has been busy.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Personal Injury Law News
Lawsuit accuses Fargo surgeon of removing wrong rib
A Fargo surgeon and the head of the department of surgery at the University of North Dakota medical school is being accused of malpractice.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
The Modesto Bee
Federal suit accuses Fargo surgeon of malpractice
Gina and Jason Bowles have filed a federal lawsuit against Dr. Robert Sticca. The suit alleges that Sticca removed the wrong rib from Gina Bowles in February 2013.