Valley City State University alumnus Paul Sandnessâ€”general counsel and corporate secretary of MDU Resources Group (MDU) in Bismarck, N.D.â€”will deliver the keynote address at VCSUâ€™s 122nd commencement exercises, to be held at 10 a.m., Saturday, May 17, 2014, in W.E. Osmon Fieldhouse on the VCSU campus.
Sandness grew up on a farm near LaMoure, N.D., and then attended VCSU, graduating in 1976 with a major in English education and a minor in German. He went on to earn a Juris Doctor degree from the University of North Dakota School of Law in 1979.
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