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North Dakota State University police Capt. Scott Magnuson, left, accompanies President Joseph Chapman to athletic events as part of increased security efforts on campus. They are pictured here at a Jan. 10 women's basketball game against Western Illinois at the Bison Sports Arena Dave Wallis / The Forum

New NDSU security post guards Chapman, officials

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Protecting North Dakota State University's president is now a major role of a position in the campus police department.

NDSU police Capt. Scott Magnuson accompanies President Joseph Chapman to athletic and other events as part of a ramped-up security effort on campus.


Magnuson, who began in this role last fall, coordinates safety and security needs for the president's home and family, in addition to other duties.

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