STAFF BLOG OIL PATCH DISPATCH New scholarship available for oil workers
BISMARCK Workers affected by the oil industrys slowdown are eligible to apply for a new scholarship announced Thursday.
The North Dakota University System and the North Dakota Petroleum Council anno... Posted on 12/10/15 at 8:03 PM
STAFF BLOG AG RIGHT WITH AGWEEK REPORTER JONATHON KNUTSON Back by popular demand
I wrote several Agweek articles in 2011 about the pending demise of the University of Minnesota Crookston ag education major program. State budget cuts caused UMC to discontinue the program, much to t... Posted on 11/10/15 at 1:43 PM
With rents too high, schools struggle to hire
KILDEER, N. D.-- In an effort to compete for employees as housing is scarce and with salaries that can’t top those in the oilfield, elementary and secondary school principals are becoming landlords in western North Dakota.
BISMARCK – State lawmakers heard testimony Monday in favor of two bills that would freeze college tuition rates in North Dakota, with one targeting all 11 public institutions and the other only two-year campuses, where tuition is higher than the regional average.
BISMARCK – Five days after the president of the State Board of Higher Education resigned to avoid a distracting battle over her confirmation, state lawmakers started sifting through the North Dakota University System’s budget on Monday, saying they want specifics on how campuses plan to meet the system’s goals.
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- As in many rural school districts, the costs of getting Manvel, N.D., students to and from school competes with the cost of educating them as a major piece of the district’s budget.
FARGO - An incident where a student was pulled unconscious from the Fargo South High School pool during a physical education class last month has area school districts re-evaluating their pool supervision standards.
FARGO – Larry Skogen described educational challenges “of biblical proportions” at North Dakota United’s higher education conference Saturday.
The North Dakota University System interim chancellor was the keynote speaker for the organization made up of K-12 and higher education instructors as well as state and county employees.
The key to successful deer hunting is preparation, and the most successful hunters almost always look at the pastime as a year-round pursuit that goes far beyond the hunt. With that in mind, the publishers of Deer & Deer Hunting magazine have launched a series of “Deer & Deer Hunting Education” online courses.
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- Several Lake Agassiz Elementary students sat quietly on stage Tuesday inside the Empire Arts Center in Grand Forks as the state’s highest education official read a story about Charlie, a ranch dog, and his friend, Suzie.
UND’s leaders have been cramming for three years for a three-day test coming up this week. Five members of the Chicago-based North Central Association’s Higher Learning Commission will spend Monday through Wednesday on campus, administering the anything-but-pop quiz.
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