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UND gets full-attention of Air Force's ranking leaders on the heels of another visit by five national UAS writers
By David Dodds, UND University & Public Affairs writer The Air Force's top commissioned and noncommissioned military leaders recently met with representatives of the University of North Dakota, ...
12/6/13 at 4:25 PM The world takes notice: UND’s UAS program soars to new heights with national and international media interest 8/18/13 at 10:09 PM
On UAS initiative: UND, Northrop Grumman, other partners sign strategic alliance agreement 5/31/13 at 3:38 PM
The Bismarck Bobcats' tradition of goalie development
For those who compete in junior hockey, the goal is often to move on to the next level of hockey. For most players in the North American Hockey League, the only Tier II junior league in the United S...
2/16/13 at 1:00 AM
Frank Serratore presser
If you haven't seen it yet, check out the press conference of Air Force coach Frank Serratore after his team beat Penn State 5-1 on Friday. He's not happy and it's rather entertaining... and he succes...
11/14/12 at 2:28 PM
Commerative Air Force Musuem
Did you know that there is a Commemorative Air Force Museum in Duluth? It has 9 rooms that are 4,500 square feet with over 2,000 historical facts ranging from the Civil War to present. Admission is a...
5/7/12 at 12:38 PM
Cadets turn in strong North Central Challenge performance
Last Friday and Saturday, the Fargo Air Force and West Fargo Army Junior ROTC units co-hosted the annual North Central Challenge Physical Fitness& Drill Competition at two sites in Fargo. Over27...
3/21/12 at 9:07 AM Get your game on! 1/23/12 at 12:25 PM
Aerospace and beyond 1/16/12 at 8:55 AM
Happy Hooligans to be honored at Hometown Heroes Salute
News release from the North Dakota Air National Guard: Since Sept. 11, 2001, more than 1,800 airmen have deployed in support of the Global War on Terrorism. This year, on the weekend of the anniversa...
9/3/10 at 8:30 AM PSC to meet with Grand Forks base 6/17/10 at 5:46 AM
With the Thunderbirds at Grand Forks Air Force Base this week, I'm more than a little nostalgic for the Thunderbirds "demonstration" flight I got to take. It was years ago, but I ...
5/22/10 at 9:27 AM
I was out at the Grand Forks Air Force Base yesterday. It was pretty intense. The Thunderbirds were practing in their F-16s and UND hockey player Monique Lamoureux went for a ride with the...
5/21/10 at 11:00 AM
Ellen and the Thunderbirds
Today is an exciting one for my 7-year-old daughter, Ellen. She gets to meet the Air Force Thunderbirds and spend some time with them this afternoon. Ellen has leukemia and the ...
5/21/10 at 4:40 AM
Armed Forces Day
Do you know what Armed Forces Day is? I wasn't quite sure so I looked it up at www.defense.gov/ Here is what I found.....President Harry S. Truman led the effort to establish...
5/9/10 at 11:00 PM
Catching up: Serratore and Air Force
This is a bit over two weeks old, but Coleraine native Frank Serratore, brother of Bemidji State coach Tom Serratore, has signed a five-year contract with the Air Force Academ...
11/27/09 at 5:10 AM Vermont's Crazy Finish 4/2/09 at 3:18 AM
S&S No. 2: Tom Erickson, alternative fuel researcher
This is the second Q&A in the Scientists and Scholars series. This time the City Beat interviewed Tom Erickson with UND's Energy and Environmental Research Center. As noted previously, this is a n...
11/25/09 at 8:16 AM Air Force nerd-fest 8/4/09 at 3:59 PM
The future of UAVs according to the Air Force 8/3/09 at 1:57 PM
This story from near Vacaville, Calif., caught my eye for no less than three reasons. I) It was about a public art sculpture which happened to deal with birds, 2) Travis Air Force Base was mentioned, ...
6/19/09 at 4:47 AM