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January 21, 2015  |  From the UND Alumni Association & Foundation

It's important to have fun! 

Welcome to the January 21 edition of AroUND, your source for information about your alma mater, the University of North Dakota, and its students, alumni and athletic programs.

Engineers get a bad rap for being a bit too serious, so the UND College of Engineering and Mines decided to use a rap to shake up that image. See the results of engineers cutting loose in this music video.   


Aerobatic team wins another national title

UND spring first-day enrollment record

UND Dept. of Music to host high school honor choirs this weekend; two concerts open to public

New UND Art Collections exhibition to kick off with Feb. 5 reception

Elizabeth Smart lecture moved to March 30

Eric Church at Ralph Engelstad Arena April 7

PA program presents white coats to new class

Multicultural Center reopens in Memorial Union

Brickson named Director of Development for CNPD

Hockey watch party in Dallas Friday 

Hockey pregame social in Omaha Jan. 31 

Physical Therapy Alumni and Friends Reception is Feb. 5 in Indianapolis 

Friday hockey tixs list incorrect start time

Men's hockey team No. 2 in latest polls

Football team adds transfers

Cross Country year-end awards

View the all sports schedule 

A Legacy of Impact
With more than 700 wins to his credit, Gene Roebuck left the University of North Dakota as its most decorated coach. In honor of Coach Roebuck's huge impact at the University of North Dakota and lifetime of commitment to basketball, Donn Hartford, '60, has led the charge along with his friends and former student-athletes to establish a scholarship endowment in Coach Roebuck’s name. To learn more, click here.

Featured Events

Champions Ball

The event of the year for North Dakota Athletics!

Saturday, April 25, 2015
Alerus Center Arena
$125 per person. 

Register here

Save the Date
Join UND alumni and friends at a social in Washington, D.C. Please feel free to bring a guest! We look forward to seeing you!

Tuesday, March 17
5:30 - 7:30 p.m. 
Stay tuned for more details about the event

Hosted by the UND Alumni Association & Foundation and the College of Business & Public Administration. 

Alumni Travel 

Grand Danube Passage
DeAnna Carlson Zink
is hosting!
Aug. 31 - Sept. 15, 2015
Sofia to Prague

River Routes
& Channel Crossings
May 18 – June 3, 2015
Montreal to London

Find more alumni travel opportunities here.

UND Visa Card 

We’ve added 10,000 more reasons to sign up today for the UND Visa Signature® Card. Now, when you spend $500 per month, in your first four months, you’ll earn an EXTRA 10,000 bonus points1 in your account. Plus, a portion of every card purchase will be contributed automatically to the UND Alumni Association. 
Don’t wait. Special offer ends 3/31/15. Apply today!

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