Current News and Upcoming Events

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  • Announcing Position Opening:STEM Grant Writer & Program Manager

  • The National Science Foundation (NSF) selected Kelly A. Rusch Ph.D., PE, BCEE (Executive Director – ND EPSCoR and Professor – Department of Construction, Civil, and Environmental Engineering at North Dakota State University) to serve on the external committee of experts on the Future of NSF Established Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (EPSCoR). Visit the Envisioning the Future of NSF EPSCoR website to learn more about the visioning process. Congratulations Kelly!

  • Science Cafés create an engaging forum for scientists and the public to discuss current work and interesting scientific issues. Visit our Science Café page to learn more. You can watch the recording of the first ND-ACES Science Café moderated by Dr. Zoltan Majdik and featuring Dr. Archana Dhasarathy and Dr. Sarah Sletten on the Symposium platform live sessions page
  • The ND EPSCoR 2021 State Conference was a virtual event on Wednesday, April 14, 2021. Thank you to everyone who joined us for this great annual event, visit our State Conference Information Page for more.

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News and Notes Newsletter

The current issue of the News and Notes Newsletter (11/16/2021) includes, among other stories:

    • Learn about the ND-ACES Rural Student Teaching Experience (p. 2)
    • The ND EPSCoR State Office conducts STEM outreach (p. 5)
    • Watch our new activity videos this month with STEM at Home (p. 5)


    Monthly Highlights



    Or, you may want to view the archive of all ND EPSCoR- related news.

    Research and Event Links