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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 ...

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 rebel sound of Revelsound

Emily Gibbens, Staff Writer
April 4, 2017
Filed under Emily Gibbens, Features

What better way to have fun and share your passion than to start a band with your best friends? Back in high school, that’s exactly what these guys did, and their love of music and their name has only gotten bigger as the years have gone by. Hunter and Dylan Meyer are brothers from Underwood, Minn who,...

NPL and Memes

Stephanie Hollman, Staff Writer
April 4, 2017
Filed under Features, Stephanie Hollman

Tucked away on the fourth floor of the Chester Fritz Library, an exhibit of old magazine covers and political cartoons sits in a glass display in Special Collections, which resembles a museum that preserves history through its artifacts and aged documents. The collection, which according to the libra...

Renovation plans for the Memorial Union

Diane Newberry, Staff Writer
April 4, 2017
Filed under Diane Newberry, News

From March 28 to 30, representatives from WTW Architects in Pittsburg visited campus for the fourth time as part of the planning process for renovations to the Memorial Union. Senior Principal on the project Paul Knell and Director of Planning Derek Eversmann spent much of their time on campus conduc...

Aerospace faculty give tour to airport firefighters

Connor Johnson, Staff Writer
March 31, 2017
Filed under Connor Johnson, News

Airport firefighters were given a tour of the University of North Dakota’s Airport Operations at Grand Forks International airport on March 21, part of an effort to improve communication between UND Aerospace and the airport. Grand Forks International is unique among airports in the United States, as ro...

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 ...

Quality within walking distance

Jordan Hermes, Staff Writer
March 31, 2017
Filed under Features, Jordan Hermes

Did you know Speedway 805 is the closest bar and grill to the University of North Dakota’s campus? Speedway is located off of 42nd St, in between 6th Ave and Gateway Dr. This is a great place to grab a drink and some food after a long day of studying. Speedway is a Grand Forks original restaurant. It is family o...

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...

Defunding women’s rights

March 31, 2017
Filed under Contributing Writer, Opinion

Allison Starnes Contributing Writer President Donald J. Trump. Who would have thought those words would ever be put together to form a title. Within his first week of presidency some of my worst fears have begun to come true. I have grown up being a very liberal and accepting individual, with stro...

Chess Club

Dave Owen, Staff Writer
March 31, 2017
Filed under Dave Owen, Opinion

Every now and then, I find a club which deserves to do better. One that is a legitimate joy on our campus, yet so few know about. In this story, I will be talking about one such club, the UND Chess Club. What first amazed me about the chess club was its commitment to community outreach. Despite only ha...

An entertaining approach to news

Liz Kacher, Staff Writer
March 31, 2017
Filed under Liz Kacher, Opinion

I regularly write about politics after I spend time watching Fox News. I’ll be honest to those who read my articles about my political affiliation, if that hasn’t been obvious in my previous pieces. I am a Republican, and I regularly watch Fox News. I find an inspiring story, and a lot of times ...

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