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You are originally from Tallahassee, Florida and did your undergraduate degree at Florida State University. Why did you choose UND for your PhD? And how did you become interested in Antarctica? I worked at the Antarctic Marine Geology Research…

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You’re a professional photographer who’s lived and worked extensively in South America, particularly in the rainforests of Amazonian Ecuador. How did you come to study for a PhD in Educational Foundations and Research?   I’ve worked as an…

Where’s your hometown? I was born in Grand Forks, but my parents moved to Bismarck (North Dakota) before I started school, so all of my education was in Bismarck. I came back to Grand Forks for my college education. You did your undergraduate…

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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