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Holly, you completed your undergraduate degree at UND. Was psychology your major? Or how did you come to choose psychology as a career?   Psychology was my major as an undergraduate with a minor in Criminal Justice. I chose psychology as a major…

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  Where are you from, originally? Minneota, MN. I grew up on a family farm.   Where did you do your undergraduate degree? UND class of ‘91   Why did you choose UND for your Masters in Mathematics? I originally chose UND because of the size…

  After your bachelors degree at Bethel University, you came to UND for a Bachelor of Science in Social Work – How did you come to choose UND?   In my case, after I graduated from Bethel, I got married. My husband and I were looking for programs…

I came to UND specifically to study with Dr Bob Newman. I'm a herpetologist and currently I study salamanders. He's also a herpetologist, and is well respected and well published. My mentor at Minot State University, Dr Chris Beachy, suggested I…

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In 2004 I decided to "restart" my education. I was inspired to study history early on, back in the early 1980’s. But at the time I was involved in raising my family and I was in the navy which is pretty much a 24 hour a day job. Q. And that…

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What drew me to the program is my interest in space first of all and this program in Space Studies had breadth of classes I wanted. It wasn’t just astronomy, space craft design, or engineering. It was the whole realm. I have a particular…

In 1895, the University of North Dakota presented its first graduate degree, an M.A. in Latin, to Harrison A. Bronson for a study of Greek life in the plays of Terence.The discernment and discipline reinforced by this work served Harrison well as he…

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"I had retired from the public school system and was teaching survey classes at the University of Louisville. I had heard about a Doctor of Arts program geared towards people who want to teach History at the high school or college level. I wanted to…

"Why UND? I always wanted to do astronomy and solar system science. The way it worked was asteroids and I did that in India and wanted to pursue that further as an education. I found out that there were a lot of people discovering asteroids but…

George Davies received UND's first doctoral degree in 1914. He studied with John Gillette, widely regarded as the "Father of Rural Sociology", and the renowned historian Orin G. Libby. His academic career led to numerous scholarly publications and a…