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Hess Corporation announces $5 million donation to UND

Hess Corporation

Grand Forks, ND - The Hess Corporation announced a $5 million donation to UND's College of Engineering and Mines and the UND Alumni Association Thursday.

Additionally, Governor Jack Dalrymple  announced a $2.5 million match from the North Dakota Higher Education Challenge Fund. The funding will support the construction of UND's new Collaborative Energy Complex.

"This is an exciting day, not only for the University of North Dakota, but for our entire state," Dalrymple said in a press release. UND has raised of $11.8 million toward the project goal of $15.5 million.

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