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Concert choir approaches congregation

Concert choir approaches congregation

Jacob Notermann, Staff Writer
February 28, 2017
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The UND Concert Choir sang to fans at St. Mary’s Catholic Church on Thursday night. Just as the sun fell out of the sky, about 100 people gathered at St. Mary’s to witness the young talent in the city. The choir wasted no time grabbing the audience’s attention by marching two by two down the main aisle...

Black History Month

Black History Month

Diane Newberry, Staff Writer
February 28, 2017
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UND hosts numerous events throughout February observing African American history and culture Throughout the month of February, UND students were given the chance to participate in several events celebrating Black History Month. The events were hosted by the Era Bell Thompson Multicultural Center in...

One month of Trump- is the “honeymoon” over yet

One month of Trump- is the “honeymoon” over yet

Connor Johnson, Staff Writer
February 28, 2017
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Donald J. Trump was sworn in as the 45th President of the United States on Jan. 20, 2017. In the month since his inauguration, part of the “honeymoon” phase of a new president, he has generated considerable attention from the rest of the world, a significant portion of which is not in his favor. ...

Resident hall budget

Resident hall budget

Connor Johnson, Staff Writer
February 24, 2017
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The University of North Dakota’s Association of Residence Halls passed an upgraded budget last week for next year, as stated by member Amanda Cook. The budget, ARH-R1617-03, will come into effect next semester and raises the housing fees 20 percent from their current rate for students in residence...

Earning their feathers: Football Recruits

Earning their feathers: Football Recruits

Adam Demoulas, Staff Writer
February 24, 2017
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The UND Football team made great off-season moves picking up 25 new recruits for the future of the football program. Head Coach Bubba Schweigert and the rest of the coaching staff believe they have found some future stars that can develop to their full potential. “They really have to believe...

Repeating History?

Jack Harvey, Staff Writer
February 24, 2017
Filed under Jack Harvey, Showcase, Sports

As the shortest month of the year comes to an end it can only mean one thing. March Madness. To many, March Madness is all about filling out brackets and always picking Duke to lose in the first round. But to hockey fans, March Madness is also about the college hockey playoffs. This weekend kick...

Flashback Friday

Flashback Friday

Jake Andersen, Staff Writer
February 24, 2017
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It’s no mystery the UND Fighting Hawks men’s hockey team is in the midst of a season of adversity. After being swept by Western Michigan last weekend, the Hawks have lost seven out of their last 10 games and sit fifth in the NCHC standings with a 15-13-3 record, including 8-11-1-1 in the conference. With...

(De)Constructing Race

(De)Constructing Race

Ben Godfrey, Staff Writer
February 24, 2017
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On select Fridays during this semester, faculty and students of the UND law program will host in a series of discussions regarding race and racial injustice through both legal and social viewpoints. As described in the university event calendar, “the goals of the series are to create space for conversations...

Major of the week

Major of the week

Jacob Notermann, Staff Writer
February 24, 2017
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The History program at UND may not be structured uniquely, but there is more than meets the eye. Unlike larger universities in the country, entry level history courses are taught by professors. Hans Broedel is the chair of the history department; he can also be found teaching 100-level lecture...

Beer and Bacon fest

Beer and Bacon fest

Ben Godfrey, Staff Writer
February 24, 2017
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The Alerus Center was buzzing last weekend at the Happy Harry’s Annual Beer and Bacon Festival. The event featured 12 bacon dishes from local restaurants and over 100 different brews to try. Along with the huge variety of food and drink, festival goers enjoyed live entertainment and games such as...

UND comes out swinging

UND comes out swinging

Jack Harvey, Staff Writer
February 18, 2017
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Fighting Hawks start softball season with best record since moving to Divison 1 The UND Fighting Hawks softball team will be looking to keep improving from their 17-37 record last season as spring tournaments get under way. “Getting stir crazy inside, so it’s going to be nice to get out on the fiel...

Where do you wanna eat

Where do you wanna eat

Jacob Notermann, Staff Writer
February 18, 2017
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Pitting the three dining centers against each other Vikings versus Packers. Yankees versus Red Sox. 42nd Street versus Columbia. None of these debates are the most contentious on campus. It’s a regular topic for on-campus discussion; a conversation that can make or ruin friendships. Which of the three ...

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