BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) -- Gov. Jack Dalrymple has appointed North Dakota State University graduate student Christopher McEwen to serve as the student member of the state Board of Higher Education.
McEwen will start July 1 and serve through June 30, 2015. He will replace current student member Devin Hoffarth, whose one-year term is expiring.
McEwen is a native of Minot. He graduated from NDSU in 2010 with a bachelor's degree in statistics and psychology and is now pursuing a master's degree in statistics.
The higher education board oversees North Dakota's 11 public colleges and universities.