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FUN FACT FRIDAY: Maggie Mackowick - MY MOST MEMORABLE MOMENT AS A PROFESSOR IS.

We asked our online instructors what their most memorable moment as a professor is.  Here is one of a series of responses from our online instructors.

“I can’t think of just one single moment – there are many of them.  I find it so gratifying...

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Robert Wetmore: Why I chose to study online at NDSU.

If you are looking at earning a degree online, you have probably wondered why people choose specific schools for their online degree. NDSU Distance and Continuing Education wondered that same thing, so we decided to ask our online students. We asked a...

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Top 5 resources for online students.

By: Connie Jadrny, Marketing, Recruitment, and Public Relations Specialist

 

The new semester has just begun and along with it comes assignments, quizzes, tests, and papers.  No doubt, at some point, you will have questions or need assistance with your...

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FUN FACT FRIDAY: Ardith Brunt - MY MOST MEMORABLE MOMENT AS A PROFESSOR IS.

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We asked our online instructors what their most memorable moment as a professor is.  Here is the second in a series of responses from our online instructors.

“My most memorable moment was when a graduate student thanked me for being the most caring,...

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Fun Fact Friday: Mari Borr - My most memorable moment as a professor is.

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We asked our online instructors what their most memorable moment as a professor is.  Here is the first in a series of responses from our online instructors.

“One of my favorite and most memorable moments is observing students while they are student...

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Don’t Break the Bank: An Essential Guide to Buying & Selling Textbooks

With one semester ending and another semester about to begin, many students will be faced with the decision of where to sell their books, where to buy books, and may be overwhelmed with the options. Below, we have provided a synopsis of a few major...

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Standout as a Middle School Teacher

Want to teach middle school and be a step ahead of others looking for careers in the same field? If so, explore these professional development credits approved for use towards the North Dakota Education Standards and Practices Board (ESPB) Middle School...

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Cyber Security Tip: Use Caution When Connecting to Public Wi-Fi Hotspots

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Free public Wi-Fi at coffee shops, libraries, restaurants and hotels make these locations ideal for studying, grading, writing and researching off campus and on-the-go.

While instant and free access to the Internet is convenient, using these wireless...

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Free online tools you’ll want to use.

The college experience can be stressful with everything students have to manage: staying organized, doing research, and writing papers. We have a few solutions for you to make college life a little easier. We have reviewed some of the top online tools and...

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Severe Winter Weather Awareness Week

A message from the NDSU University Police & Safety Office:

With the beautiful fall we have been experiencing on campus it is easy to forget about the coming winter months.  It is important to get re-acquainted with the realities of winter in North...

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Make a Difference Day

Make a Difference Day, the fourth Saturday in October, is a national day of community service, celebrating the power people have to make a difference.  Make your difference in the world today by doing volunteer work in your community.  Interested...

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Myth Busters: Online Education – Part 2

Since there are too many myths for us to cover in just one blog post, today we are going to solve a few more myths we weren’t able to cover in Myth Busters: Online Education Part 1.

Myth 3: Online classes aren’t as interactive as on-campus classes

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Questions, Questions, Questions, who has answers.

When you have questions or are unsure of something, do not hesitate to ask. A student’s receptivity to help is a leading predictor of student success. Faculty and staff at NDSU want you to be successful. However, we can’t help if we don’t know...

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Before you register for classes, read this first.

Since schedules may be busy, schedule your advising appointment early and then be prepared for your advising appointment.
First, you should know when your registration appointment time is. You will find this on the home page after you log in to Campus...

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Tips for an effortless advising session

Take some time to gather your questions. Your advisor is eager to help you with your questions, but the interaction will be easier and more effective if you have taken the time to think through most of your questions in order to get them answered...

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