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Students cook healthy meals

Erin Cheever, Staff Writer
September 27, 2013
Filed under Features, Showcase

Junior dietetics major Katie Olson teaches “Cheap, Fast, and Healthy” cooking classes at the Wellness Center Tuesday evening. Photo by Chester Beltowski. Sick of eating dining hall food, fast food or quick microwave dinners? The Wellness Center has a cure for that: cooking classes on Tuesda...

Swearing is awesome

Swearing is awesome

Kjerstine Trooien, Columnist
September 27, 2013
Filed under Kjerstine Trooien, Opinion, Showcase

Swearing is more about the meaning behind words rather than the words themselves. Photo courtesy of mirror.co.uk. I have a dirty little secret. I’m a bit ashamed of this, though I don’t feel I should be. It can be hard to admit, because I usually try to hide it from the people I know i...

Sargent terminated

Sargent terminated

Megan Hoffman, Staff Writer
September 27, 2013
Filed under Megan Hoffman, News, Showcase

Director of Residence Services Judy Sargent speaks during the 2012 National Residence Hall Honorary induction ceremony. Sargent’s position with UND was terminated on Sept. 20, 2013. Photo submitted. Residence Services at UND, may have a new look in the coming months and years because of perso...

Exhibit marks 50 years since JFK visit

Exhibit marks 50 years since JFK visit

Jaye Millspaugh, Multimedia Editor
September 27, 2013
Filed under Jaye Millspaugh, News, Showcase

Part of the JFK exhibition located in the Chester Fritz Library commemorating the 50th year since JFK visited the UND campus. Photo by Caitlin Duggan. It was 50 years ago on Wednesday, Sept. 25, when former U.S. President John F. Kennedy spoke to a starstruck crowd of more than 20,000 people a...

Series nominated for regional Emmy

Series nominated for regional Emmy

Elizabeth Erickson, Sports Editor
September 24, 2013
Filed under Elizabeth Erickson, Showcase, Sports

“Though These Doors” produced its first show in the 2011-12 season. This season, the production team will take coverage one step further and provide new and unique content for viewers. Photo Courtesy of UNDsports.com. Entering its third season, UND’s own series, “Through These Doors,” showcase...

Firehall production pokes fun at hunting

Jaye Millspaugh, Multimedia Editor
September 24, 2013
Filed under Features, Jaye Millspaugh, Keisuke Yoshimura, Showcase

“Escanaba in da Moonlight,” the latest play at the Firehall Theatre in downtown Grand Forks, entertains with hunting humor, dedicated cast. (From left) Hyrum Patterson, Jared Kinney and Gabe Figueroa play characters on a hunting trip. Photo by Keisuke Yoshimura. Just in time for deer-hunting ...

Grammar’s place in school

Grammar’s place in school

Kjerstine Trooien, Columnist
September 24, 2013
Filed under Kjerstine Trooien, Opinion, Showcase

This picture shows the importance that some professors and student put on grammar. Photo courtesy of zazzle.com. I like grammar. I’m not saying I’m a grammar-Nazi, but I enjoy learning about the theories behind modern grammar. Essentially, I like learning about the way we use words and why...

Writers Conference faces cuts

Writers Conference faces cuts

Jaye Millspaugh, Multimedia Editor
September 23, 2013
Filed under Jaye Millspaugh, Keisuke Yoshimura, News, Showcase

Two-time Oscar nominee and Pulitzer Prize winner Tony Kushner speaks at last year’s writers conference. Photo by Keisuke Yoshimura. Despite its popularity in the community, UND staff members are struggling to come up with funding for the annual writers conference. UND’s English Department has alre...

Senate hears event proposals

Senate hears event proposals

Megan Hoffman, Staff Writer
September 23, 2013
Filed under Keisuke Yoshimura, Megan Hoffman, News, Showcase

Landon Bahl (center) gives a presentation to Student Senate about the "Be Somebody" event coming to UND in November. Photo by Keisuke Yoshimura. UND student Landon Bahl presented a proposal Sunday night to Student Senate that he said could help put UND on the map. Bahl’s proposal included an event...

Instagram Contest

Instagram Contest

Dakota Student Staff
September 20, 2013
Filed under Showcase

This is round 1 of our weekly Instagram contest! Our editors will choose their favorite photo at #dakotastudent and it will be published in this space and in the printed newspaper.

Fans leave open seats during defeats

David Butz, Staff Writer
September 20, 2013
Filed under David Butz, Keisuke Yoshimura, Showcase, Sports

North Dakota football fans cheer in the Green and White in a home game at the Alerus Center. Photo by Keisuke Yoshimura. Collegiate football is a hallowed institution in which many traditions of the gridiron have been preserved over many decades. On your typical college campus, the tradition of schoo...

UND Art at the Empire begins second season

UND Art at the Empire begins second season

Paula Kaledzi, Staff Writer
September 20, 2013
Filed under Features, Keisuke Yoshimura, Paula Kaledzi, Showcase

UND President Robert Kelley visiting with UND Art and Design Department Chair Arthur Jones and Empire Arts Center Executive Director Emily Burkland at the UND Art Collections’s season opening show Tuesday night. Photo by Keisuke Yoshimura. Tuesday was opening night for the UND Art Collections Gallery ...

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