Denver-area alumni invited to Nickname and Logo Process Task Force Town Hall tomorrow
The UND Nickname and Logo Process Recommendation Task Force invites you to a Town Hall meeting from 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 11 at The Inverness Hotel and Conference Center, 200 Inverness Drive W. in Englewood, Colo. Join meeting host and Task Force members Karl Goehring, a UND alum who helped lead UND to a national hockey championship in 2000, and Sandra Mitchell, UND Associate Vice President for Diversity and Inclusion. Karl and Sandra will facilitate a conversation about a process for the potential selection of a new nickname and logo, and will gather feedback from attendees. The public is invited to attend.
The Task Force wants to make sure you have an opportunity to be heard. While the Task Force is not charged with the final selection of a new nickname and logo, they anticipate submitting recommendations for a potential logo selection process to UND President Robert Kelley by the end of this year.
Legacy cords available for winter commencement
Winter commencement is Dec. 19, and graduating students can get their legacy cords at the ready room at commencement or at the Winter Commencement Social. The UND Alumni Association & Foundation gifts graduates with parents or grandparents who have graduated from UND with legacy cords to wear at graduation to acknowledge their family ties to the University.
Winter Commencement Social
To welcome 2014 graduates to the UND alumni family, all graduates and their families are invited to the 2014 Winter Commencement Social at the Gorecki Alumni Center
for refreshments, photo ops and fellowship!
Friday, Dec. 19
11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.
Gorecki Alumni Center
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Baby, It's Cold Outside ...
So warm up with the UND Alumni Association & Foundation at the Gorecki Alumni Center. Join us for holiday merriment and refreshments and delight in the holiday sounds of Jazz on Tap!
Holiday Cheers Gathering
Tuesday, Dec. 16
4:30 - 6 p.m.
Gorecki Alumni Center
Angel Tree @ the Gorecki
The Gorecki Alumni Center is an official host site for the Grand Forks Salvation Army’s Angel tree. Through the Angel Tree program, gifts are provided to children in need who would otherwise be left out on Christmas.
Angels are still available! All gifts need to be turned in for distribution by Dec. 15 to the Grand Forks Salvation Army or can be dropped off at the Gorecki Alumni Center with Amy Sansaver.
UND community celebrates opening of new Era Bell Thompson Multicultural Center location
UND's Multicultural Center and Multicultural Student Services have officially relocated to a new home
on the third floor of the Memorial Union.
Elizabeth Smart to appear at Everson Family Lectureship in Values & Ethics
Elizabeth Smart was abducted from her family home in 2002 at the age of 14. She was found nine months later being held by a man and woman who were later convicted of her kidnapping.
Following this traumatic experience, Smart has become an advocate for recovery programs and changes related to child abduction laws.
Smart will be the featured speaker at the Delta Gamma Foundation/Everson Family Lectureship in Values and Ethics on Feb. 23 in the Chester Fritz Auditorium at 7 p.m.
Evers named co-Big Sky Player of the Week
For the third straight week, a University of North Dakota athlete has been honored as the Big Sky Conference Player of the Week as senior Emily Evers shares this week's honor with Montana State's Jasmine Hommes.
UND remains atop polls as first half winds down
University of North Dakota will enter its final series before the Christmas break as the No. 1 team in NCAA Division I men’s hockey, according to both national polls released on Monday.
UND players garner NCHC weekly honors
Three North Dakota skaters have been recognized by the National Collegiate Hockey Conference (NCHC) in the wake of top-ranked UND’s non-conference sweep of Lake Superior State.
Diver sets new school record
Clayton Metcalf etched a new UND record in the platform dive and also punched his ticket to the NCAA Zone meet in that event with his 304.20 effort at the Jean Freeman Invite at the University of Minnesota.