NDSU Distance & Continuing Education (DCE)

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Do You Know About Endnote?

Are you new to research and struggling with how to track and organize your references and citations?

NDSU subscribes to EndNote, a powerful online tool for organizing your research and references. With EndNote you can do the following (and more!):

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Fun Fact Friday: How our online instructors ended up in their profession.

We asked instructors of NDSU online classes why they chose to go into their specific field and why they would recommend their profession to others; here is what some of our instructors said.

Why did you choose to go into your given field?

“I enjoyed...

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How to Maintain Your Computer for Peak Performance.

How to: Maintain your computer for peak performance

 

Where would you be without your computer? Let’s face it; online students depend on their computer. For an online student, a broken or inefficient computer can be a big factor in their success or failure. No one wants their computer to let them down...

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Knowledge is Power: An Evening of Educational Possibilities for Women

Knowledge is Power: An Evening of Educational Possibilities for Women
March 15, 2016
5:45 to 8 p.m.
NDSU Memorial Union,...

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Fun Fact Friday: Faculty & staff favorite things about NDSU

We asked several faculty and staff members who either teach for or work in the Office of Distance and Continuing Education to tell us what their favorite thing about NDSU is.  Here are some of the responses we received.

  • The pride of being part of the...

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How Do You Do That? Research Tips and Tricks

Sometimes doing research is frustrating and takes more time than we want it to. However, with some tips and tricks, research can go a lot more smoothly. For example, did you know that:

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Anil Tomar: 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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Amy Skouson: 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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Fun Fact Friday: Understanding the Term “CEU”

The term "CEU" is an abbreviation for “Continuing Education Unit”. 

A CEU is defined as "ten contact hours of participation in an organized continuing education experience under responsible sponsorship, capable direction, and qualified instruction." ...

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4 Ways to Get Research Help When You Can’t Get to Campus

Whether you are just starting out or are already an experienced researcher, we all get stuck and need a little help sometimes. NDSU librarians can help get you get moving again and teach you the skills you need to become a successful and resourceful...

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Dawn Berry: 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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Fun Fact Friday: Online instructors tell us what they wish they knew in college.

Now is a good time to take out a pen, pencil, crayon, marker, computer, tablet, IPad or any writing device and make note of this advice.  Maybe someday you can benefit from the answers our online instructors provided to the question of, “What do you...

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5 Considerations for Working Adults Who Are Returning to College.

Image for 5 Considerations blog postFor many adults who are planning to return to college, either to finish their degree or to begin a degree program, there are many nagging questions and potentially a few doubts about whether or not they are able to handle the course workload in addition...

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NDSU Student Government serves Distance and Continuing Education students

No matter where our students are located, Student Government is committed to serving each student and their needs. To better explain how we help, below is an explanation of the structure of Student Government. Student Government at NDSU is comprised of 3...

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Joel Rindfleisch: 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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