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“A Man of No Importance” impresses the crowd

“A Man of No Importance” impresses the crowd

Nick Sallen, Editor-in-Chief
November 22, 2016
Filed under Features, Nick Sallen

The year is 1964 in Dublin, Ireland. Alfie Byrne (Tyler Folkedahl) is the director of an amateur theatre troupe which has been shut down by Father Kenny (Matt Stevens). Alfie wants to stage a production of “Salome” at his church, where the theatre troupe is based, despite the objections of church...

Green Rabbit Press Comic #6

Green Rabbit Press Comic #6

Joshua Kolbow, Cartoonist
November 22, 2016
Filed under Joshua Kolbow, Opinion

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Cameron’s Corner, The Hold Steady

Cameron Campbell, Staff Writer
November 22, 2016
Filed under Cameron Campbell, Cameron's Corner, Opinion

“She said always remember, never to trust me. She said that the first night that she met me. She said there’s going to come a time where I’m going to have to go, with whoever’s going to get me the highest” Craig Finn, front man for the band The Hold Steady sings this lyric to open up they’re...

The Electoral College; a relic or a necessity?

Dave Owen, Opinion Editor
November 22, 2016
Filed under Dave Owen, Opinion

As a result of this current election, there has been a great debate in this country whether or not it is acceptable for our nation to elect an individual to the position of president without them winning the popular vote, and what if any legitimate purpose could the electoral college hold in the modern...

Implications of media bias

Sean Cleary, Copy Editor
November 22, 2016
Filed under Opinion, Sean Cleary

Election year media coverage often brings up a recurring topic of debate: media bias. This cycle was certainly no exception, and the debate won’t be going away anytime soon. I’ve always found it peculiar when critics of the media choose to use the term “the media” in the first place. The media...

Lawyers, there’s more than meets the eye

Elizabeth Fequiere, Staff Writer
November 22, 2016
Filed under Elizabeth Fequiere, Opinion

Lawyers are known for being untrustworthy and deceitful, taking any and every opportunity to exploit a loophole for their own greedy advantage. People tend to think the worst of lawyers. Many wonder how they can defend murderers and thieves and still sleep at night when they get their clients off on...

Thanksgiving at Standing Rock

Connor Johnson, Staff Writer
November 22, 2016
Filed under Connor Johnson, News

As winter approaches, the protests surrounding the Dakota Access Pipeline continue at the Standing Rock Indian Reservation, located an hour south of Bismarck, N.D. With the deadline for the government contract of construction expiring January 1, the protestors will have to deal with the unforgiving cruelty...

Community through creativity

Community through creativity

Haley Olson, Staff Writer
November 22, 2016
Filed under Haley Olson, News

English grad students share creative writing at Graduate Reading Series Brittney Christy and Robin Du Pont, both graduate students in the English department, presented “The Graduate Reading Series” on Nov. 17, 2016 at the Memorial Union in the medora room. Christy and Du Pont presented creati...

“Cookin’ with Kiddos”

Haley Olson, Staff Writer
November 22, 2016
Filed under Haley Olson, News

The Wellness Center holds “Cookin’ with Kiddos” once a month to promote healthy living in children. Lesson plan coordinator, Miriah Schneider, plans a meal prep that is easy for both children and parents to cook. “The body is the most important thing to take care of,” Schneider says. “We...

Diversity Advisory Council continues to seek ideas for enhanced inclusion at UND

Liz Kacher, Staff Writer
November 22, 2016
Filed under Liz Kacher, News

The conversation about diversity and inclusion practices on campus continues as the Diversity Advisory Council continues to look at how UND can become a more welcoming environment. The Diversity Advisory Council was established by President Kennedy last month to provide a recommendation for improving...

Next Man Up

Next Man Up

Adam Gunderman, Staff Writer
November 18, 2016
Filed under Adam Gunderman, Sports

It’s the first game of the season. The Fighting Hawks are in Stony Brook, N.Y. taking on the Seawolves. Senior Clive Georges was set for a big season after missing most of the 2015 campaign. Then, disaster struck. Georges needed to be carted off the field with an apparent serious injury, a huge...

Big Sky Dreams

Big Sky Dreams

Hunter Plante, Staff Writer
November 18, 2016
Filed under Hunter Plante, Sports

What a week it was for head coach Mark Pryor and the UND volleyball team. The Fighting Hawks set themselves up perfectly for a massive week, and they took care of business with dominating victories over Northern Arizona, and Northern Colorado. Both the Bears and the Lumberjacks were in the same...

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