NDSU Professor: Plot To Depose Bresciani Is Because Of ‘Too Much Success’

North Dakota State University history professor Tom Isern posted the following note on Facebook. He believes the whisper campaign and arm-twisting of the state university system chancellor and higher ed board members to get rid of NDSU president Dean Bresciani comes from those jealous of the Fargo school’s success. Here’s the Facebook post:

AUDIO: Clay Jenkinson Talks About ‘Hamilton,’ Alexander Hamilton’s Sex Life

FARGO — Humanities scholar, author and Thomas Jefferson expert Clay Jenkinson made his weekly appearance on the “Mike McFeely Show” today on 970 WDAY and schooled me on Alexander Hamilton, subject of smash Broadway play “Hamilton.” Good stuff here.

AUDIO: Forum Editor Matt Von Pinnon Explains Decision To Publish Cause Of Death In Suicide

FARGO — Forum editor Matt Von Pinnon joined the “Mike McFeely Show” on 970 WDAY Monday to explain why the newspaper pursued and published the cause of death in the suicide of a well-known local cafe owner. Here is the column Von Pinnon wrote that ran in Saturday’s Forum: We strive to respectfully report on…
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Bresciani’s Job Review Largely Positive, With A Push For More Teamwork

FARGO — North Dakota State president Dean Bresciani’s most recent job performance review was largely positive, with a recommendation for better communication and teamwork with state university system leadership. As part of my series of articles about Bresciani, the first of which was a column about NDSU athletics posted yesterday, I requested and received his most…
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Bresciani: NDSU Athletics Is In Its ‘Sweet Spot’

FARGO — I had a chance to sit down this week for a lengthy interview with North Dakota State president Dean Bresciani. We mostly talked about NDSU’s budget, the upcoming expected 10 percent reduction in funding, building projects on campus and other serious things. The Forum and www.inforum.com will run my conversation with Bresciani in…
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