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Hawks on the move

Hawks on the move

Allyson Bento, Sports Editor
January 31
Filed under Allyson Bento, Showcase, Sports

Athletic Director announces UND to move to the Summit League After a record year in the Big Sky Conference, there is a new challenge on the horizon. Last Thursday, UND held a press conference to announce changes to the athletics programs. Last time we were here the conference ended with two teams o...

Dancing in the dark

Dancing in the dark

Shelby Johnson, Features Editor
January 31
Filed under Features, Shelby Johnson, Showcase

The black lights and stage attached to the wall transformed the empty ballroom of the Memorial Union into a Zumba studio. The deep purple bounced off the walls and illuminated the whites of student’s teeth as they excitedly talked about how much fun Glow in the Dark Zumba was going to be. The students ...

Financial Wellness program

Financial Wellness program

Stephanie Hollman, Staff Writer
January 31
Filed under Features, Showcase, Stephanie Hollman

Khan guides students to decrease their debt When it comes to money, credits, and loans, college students are known to have it rough. They resort to doing many things to save money, including eating ramen noodles daily and scouring the campus for events that offer free food. The struggle that comes w...

Truth and Reconcilation #5

Tyson Jeannette and Britten Croves
January 31
Filed under Opinion, Showcase

Dakota Access Pipeline escalating risk for the sake of greed Throughout this series we examine the numerous abuses committed against the Native American people in both the past and the present. From the Doctrine of Discovery to stereotyping, we delve further into the racism and genocide that mars the hist...

“Citizen” discussion

“Citizen” discussion

Matt Eidson, News Editor
January 31
Filed under Matt Eidson, News, Showcase

Continuing a 47-year tradition, the University of North Dakota is set to kick off the 2017 Writers Conference on March 22. This year’s Writers Conference is in good hands. Crystal Alberts, Associate Professor of English at UND, has played a part in directing the conference since 2010. Alberts makes...

Open Orbiter

Open Orbiter

Connor Johson, Staff Writer
January 27
Filed under Connor Johnson, News, Showcase

The University of North Dakota is scheduled to launch its first independent spacecraft this year. The University of North Dakota’s Open Orbiter Small Satellite Development Initiative has prepared a satellite to be launched from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida aboard a United Launch Alliance...

Trying to avoid an avalanche

Trying to avoid an avalanche

Jack Harvey, Staff Writer
January 27
Filed under Jack Harvey, Showcase, Sports

After being swept by Minnesota Duluth, the UND Fighting Hawks will be looking to bounce back against Colorado College this weekend. ”We’ve done well on the road and we need to remember how we want to play on the road,” head coach Brad Berry said. “It’s a very important weekend for us.” It...

Hawks look to fly past Beavers

Hawks look to fly past Beavers

Jake Andersen, Staff Writer
January 27
Filed under Jake Andersen, Showcase, Sports

  After a pair of heartbreaking losses to the No. 1 Wisconsin Badgers, the UND Fighting Hawks women’s hockey team looks to get back into the win column this weekend against the Bemidji State Beavers. Losing two tightly contested games in Wisconsin dropped the Fighting Hawks to a record of 12-9-5 (9-7-4-2 WCHA), but UND has a case...

Dreams do come true

Dreams do come true

Jacob Notermann, Staff Writer
January 27
Filed under Features, jacob notermann, Showcase

UND Senior Cameron Campbell lives a double life. While he formulates his senior capstone, he also prepares for traveling every month for a gig with his band. Junior high is when Cameron began his passion for music, playing with his friends at school. In those days, he mostly played punk music....

Love your body week kicks off

Love your body week kicks off

Stephanie Hollman, Staff Writer
January 27
Filed under Features, Showcase, Stephanie Hollman

The Women’s Center kicked off its annual “Love Your Body Week” at the Memorial Union by raising awareness about body-image issues, providing resources to those who are affected by them and hosting activities and freebies in celebration of body positivity. On Monday, representatives from the...

Soojung Kim takes an active role with her students

Soojung Kim takes an active role with her students

Ben Godfrey, Staff Writer
January 27
Filed under Ben Godfrey, Features, Showcase

Soojung Kim is an Assistant Professor in the Communications Department at UND. Specializing in strategic communication, Kim plays an active role in educating her students and encourages them to apply concepts and skills beyond the classroom as they prepare to begin their careers. Along with her work...

Bulldogs sweep Hawks at the Ralph

Bulldogs sweep Hawks at the Ralph

Jack Harvey, Staff Writer
January 24
Filed under Jack Harvey, Showcase, Sports

This past weekend at the Ralph Engelstad Arena fans watched history be made for all the wrong reasons for the UND men’s hockey team. The Fighting Hawks hosted the NCHC leading Minnesota Duluth Bulldogs for what was previewed as a strong matchup between the 4th ranked Bulldogs and the 8th ranked H...

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