Month: October 2019

NDSU Foundation announces the addition of new trustees

FARGO, N.D., — The North Dakota State University Foundation welcomes seven new trustees to help guide the executive governing board and advance the Foundation’s philanthropic mission to support North Dakota…

More Than a Mission

Ciara Houser (Class of 2019, Spanish) took the opportunities she was given at NDSU to find the perfect career that combines Spanish and dentistry. As a recipient of the John…

Giving Students Real-world Experience

Funded by a grant, Lydia Tackett (Professor, Geosciences) conducts research with the help of paid undergraduates contributing to her lab. She met Sam Marolt when he started working in her…

More Than Winning

At NDSU, Mike Vipond was the recipient of a track scholarship, so he knows just how important donor support can be to a student-athlete. The experience he had as a…

A Hub for Diverse Work

The Sheila and Robert Challey Institute for Global Innovation and Growth, an interdisciplinary research institute, is inspired by Mancur Olson ’54 who grew up in Buxton, North Dakota, and went…

A Mentor Can Make All the Difference

Noah Carlson (Class of 2020, Agribusiness and Applied Economics) met Bill Wilson during his senior year when he took one of Bill’s classes as an elective. Bill is the CHS…

Faculty Support is Student Support

Tim Welch (Class of 1986, Civil Engineering) was inspired to contribute to NDSU because of the faculty members and professors who shaped his career. “My professors really made a huge…

Supporting Faculty Lifts up the Entire University

Ying Huang (Associate Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering) holds the Tim Welch and Donna LaQua-Welch Faculty Fellowship, and she considers the position a great honor. Not only is it great…

More Than a Scholarship

Alex Meyer (Class of 2020, Apparel, Retail, Merchandising and Design), recipient of several scholarships in the College of Human Sciences and Education, has been able to take advantage of everything…