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Tuning into the Jazz Combo

Tuning into the Jazz Combo

Stephanie Hollman, Staff Writer
April 7, 2017
Filed under Features, Showcase, Stephanie Hollman

On Tuesday night, an audience came together at the Josephine Campbell Recital Hall to listen to the smooth sounds of the UND Jazz Combo Concert. The medium-sized hall, with the spotlight on the stage dramatically below the audience provided an intimate atmosphere. Everyone seemed to be both in deep...

Health addicts get their fix

Health addicts get their fix

Jacob Notermann, Staff Writer
April 7, 2017
Filed under Features, jacob notermann, Showcase

It’s typical for university courses to be taught by people who have dedicated their lives to a certain topic. For Job Stramer, he teaches a passion. Stramer is a sixth year student in college, but this is his fourth year at UND. After earning an associated degree in business management from Bismarck...

USA women’s hockey gets a raise

USA women’s hockey gets a raise

Jack Harvey, Staff Writer
April 4, 2017
Filed under Jack Harvey, Showcase, Sports

After long negotiations and a protest of the upcoming world championship, the USA women’s hockey team is getting a raise. For those who don’t know what has been going on for USA hockey, nothing is an understatement. While the NHL is highly considering not letting NHL players support their country ...

Athletes break volunteering record

Athletes break volunteering record

Adam Demoulas, Staff Writer
April 4, 2017
Filed under Adam Demoulas, Showcase, Sports

UND takes pride in the service its student athletes put into the community. UND has recorded community service hours every year since the 2008-2009 seasons across all of the sport teams. In the past few seasons, the athletics community has steadily increased the amount of community service hours. ...

Tunnel of Oppression

Tunnel of Oppression

Ben Godfrey, Staff Writer
April 4, 2017
Filed under Ben Godfrey, Features, Showcase

Last week, from March 28 through 30, the UND Women’s Center invited students to “step out of your comfort zone and into the tunnel.” The “Tunnel of Oppression” is a tour that engages students and community members in a firsthand look at what oppression feels like. The tour puts you in the shoes...

The Arctic Circle and America’s relationship with Russia

The Arctic Circle and America’s relationship with Russia

Jacob Notermann, Staff Writer
April 4, 2017
Filed under jacob notermann, News, Showcase

Relations between Russia and the United States may become even more confrontational in the next decade due to climate change in the Arctic, and UND could play a role in how they play out. At the Kennan Conversation on Friday at UND, panelists spoke of the changing geopolitics between the two countri...

Hawks logo perched across various campus sites

Hawks logo perched across various campus sites

Diane Newberry, Staff Writer
March 31, 2017
Filed under Diane Newberry, News, Showcase

Students returning to classes after spring break might have noticed a change in their familiar stomping grounds: an impressive smattering of the university’s new Hawks logo across campus in the form of new window hangings, murals and floor clings. Though many students have expressed confusion as to...

One step forward, two steps back

One step forward, two steps back

Allyson Bento, Sports Editor
March 31, 2017
Filed under Allyson Bento, Showcase, Sports

In a large sunlit room, there was nothing bright about the mood as people walked into the Gorecki Alumni Center with somber faces and heavy hearts. Standing behind the podium, UND Athletic Director Brian Faison announced that the university would be cutting the men’s and women’s swim and dive pr...

What would you do?

What would you do?

Ben Godfrey, Staff Writer
March 31, 2017
Filed under Ben Godfrey, Features, Showcase

The Chester Fritz was packed with students on Monday night for an installment of the Delta Gamma Foundation’s Lectureship in Values and Ethics Series. The keynote speaker for the evening was John Quiñones. Quiñones is a news anchor and reporter for ABC News as well as the host of "What Would You ...

Major of the week

Major of the week

Jacob Notermann, Staff Writer
March 31, 2017
Filed under Features, jacob notermann, Showcase

This is a program where students are taught to work with animals in nature and use technology to do their jobs. Going outdoors is one of those things you either love or dread. These students love it. Students in the fisheries and wildlife major are taught the basics in biology that ranges from cells to...

The future between the posts

The future between the posts

Thomas McCullough, Staff Writer
March 28, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Sports, Thomas McCullough

On Friday, the defending NCAA Men’s Hockey champions began the weekend with a soul-crushing loss to Boston University in the NCAA West Regional Tournament, thus ending their season. But whether or not the season ends in triumph or heartbreak, at the end of each year, the University of North Dakota...

Radically Changed

Radically Changed

Jake Andersen, Staff Writer
March 28, 2017
Filed under Features, Jake Andersen, Showcase

“Anyone who belongs to Christ has become a new person. The old life is gone; a new life has begun.” -2 Corinthians 5:17 Tatsuya Koyama did not expect to learn this verse. In fact, he had never heard of it before coming to UND as an English Learning School (ELS) student from Japan last September. Instead,...

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