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13 percent of borrowers at 2-year colleges in North Dakota default on student loans

At Dakota College at Bottineau, 25 percent of borrowers who started repaying student loans in 2014 defaulted on those loans by the end of 2016, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

These 2-year schools have the top 'on time' graduation rates in the U.S.

Moler Barber College is among two-year schools in the U.S. with the best 'on time' graduation rates, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

University of Jamestown fields most volleyball players in North Dakota

University of Jamestown ranked No. 1 for student volleyball participation in the state, according to a Watchdog analysis of college sports participation.

ALERUS FINANCIAL CORP.: Brian Schumacher named to Prairie Business' 40 under 40 list

Alerus is pleased to announce Brian Schumacher, director of wealth management, has been named to Prairie Business magazine’s top 40 under 40 list for 2018. More than 100 people throughout North Dakota, South Dakota and Minnesota were nominated for the award, which recognizes 40 northern Plains professionals under the age of 40 who have “impressed in their careers and enhanced their communities.”

BISMARCK - MANDAN CHAMBER OD COMMERCE: New Chamber EDC Investment Schedule Incoming

If you’re a member of both the Chamber and BMDA, the transition to membership in the Chamber EDC will be seamless.

FARGO MOORHEAD WEST FARGO CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: North Dakota’s Legislative Outlook: Legislative Leadership’s Take on the Upcoming Session to be held Dec. 11

This month, as North Dakota soon heads into a new legislative session, we will be joined by both Majority and Minority leaders of the North Dakota Senate and House. Legislative leadership will give a recap of the interim and December’s organizational session, as well as an outlook regarding the contentious issues expected for the upcoming legislative session.

CORNERSTONE BANK: New Bank in Sioux Falls

Cornerstone Bank will have a new home for the holidays!

DICKSON AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Eggs and Issues - Managing Your Nest Eggs to be held Jan. 16

The Dickinson Area Chamber of Commerce Eggs and Issues is a professional development breakfast series featuring speakers on current topics pertinent to the business community.

BISMARCK-MANDAN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Free Showings of "Dakota 38" to be held Dec. 26

"Dakota 38" will be showing 10 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. in the Russell Reid Auditorium.

FARGO MOORHEAD WEST FARGO CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Building Belonging: Cultivating a Culture of Inclusion to be held Dec.18

Studies show the positive impact a diverse workplace has on an organization. McKinsey & Company’s most recent report, Delivering through Diversity stated that “Companies have increasingly begun to regard inclusion and diversity as a source of competitive advantage, and specifically as a key enabler of growth.” Supporting diversity by fostering a sense of belonging is one of the most valuable attributes for leaders to engage and retain team members.

Analysis: Home affordability in Cass County tanks

Cass County had the lowest home affordability index in North Dakota in the third quarter, according to an analysis of 440 counties by ATTOM Data Solutions.

These 2-year schools have the top 'on time' graduation rates in North Dakota

Moler Barber College, Headquarters Academy of Hair Design Inc and The Hair Academy have the best 'on time' graduation rates among two-year schools in North Dakota, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

These 2-year schools have the worst 'on time' graduation rates in North Dakota

Dakota College at Bottineau, Cankdeska Cikana Community College and Williston State College have the lowest 'on time' graduation rates among two-year schools in North Dakota, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

College wrestling earned $1.8 million for North Dakota schools in 2016

North Dakota State University wrestling brought in $20,672 per athlete in revenue in 2016, making it among the highest-grossing wrestling programs in North Dakota that year, according to a Business Daily analysis of U.S. Department of Education data.

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