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UND looks to squish spiders at Alerus

Adam Gunderman, Staff Writer
December 2, 2016
Filed under Adam Gunderman, Sports

For the first time ever, the Fighting Hawks will play in a FCS playoff game against the Richmond Spiders. It will also be the first time the Alerus Center has hosted a playoff game since 2007. “It means a lot for us, to be playing in the second round of the FCS playoffs for the first time ever,”...

Hawks count eggs before they hatch

Jack Harvey, Staff Writer
December 2, 2016
Filed under Jack Harvey, Sports

The University of North Dakota men’s hockey team will be taking the trip out to New York City this weekend to face Boston College in Madison Square Garden. The College Hockey Showdown will feature two of the most storied college hockey programs of all time. Sailing hasn’t been exactly smooth...

Darcy’s, a local gem for Grand Forks

Darcy’s, a local gem for Grand Forks

Stephanie Hollman, Staff Writer
December 2, 2016
Filed under Features, Stephanie Hollman

It’s 6:45 a.m., and upon walking into the small diner on North Washington Ave, I’m instantly awakened by the pleasant aroma of coffee and the chatter of the usual early-morning crowd that fills the bar and cozy booths. Darcy’s Cafe is the kind of small-town eatery where locals come together...

Major of the week: Norwegian Studies

Major of the week: Norwegian Studies

Jacob Notermann, Staff Writer
December 2, 2016
Filed under Features, jacob notermann

It’s getting to be that time of year when snow begins to blanket UND’s campus. A time for last-minute panicking over finals, remembering to pack clothes before traveling back home and getting ready for Santa Claus to visit. For some students at UND, getting close to the North Pole is just part...

Brace yourselves, finals are coming

Emily Gibbens, Staff Writer
December 2, 2016
Filed under Emily Gibbens, Opinion

With Halloween, Thanksgiving and Black Friday behind us, there is one thing coming up that everyone is looking forward to, and that is Christmas. But students shouldn’t get ahead of themselves dreaming about Christmas break quite yet. First, they must take on finals week. Even with the joys of Christmas...

Wisdom from the elders

Wisdom from the elders

Nick Sallen, Editor in Chief
December 2, 2016
Filed under Nick Sallen, Opinion

Throughout my summer spent in residency at the Steger Wilderness Center, I met a couple of master artists in their respective crafts. The Steger Wilderness Center is a sight to behold. Situated in the boreal forest of northern Minnesota, it’s a towering yet earth-friendly building which utilizes...

With power comes responsibility

Sean Cleary, Copy Editor
December 2, 2016
Filed under Opinion, Sean Cleary

With the dust beginning to settle from the election results, people are now turning their attention towards what the implications will be, both locally and nationally. At the state level, Republicans have grown their control of the legislature and retained control of nearly every statewide office....

Truth and Reconciliation

Letter to the Editor
December 2, 2016
Filed under LTE, Opinion

Students from the University of North Dakota Accounting 494 Ethics class have recently collaborated with several American Indian students to talk about social, historical and cultural issues related to American Indian people. They have worked under the guidance of Michael Hendrickson, Executive in Residence...

Immigration Discussion

Immigration  Discussion

Liz Kacher, Staff Writer
December 2, 2016
Filed under Liz Kacher, News

Post-election Q&A session on immigration held at the Loading Dock Various faculty members along with some students gathered together yesterday in the Loading Dock for a Q&A on Immigration Post-Election. President-elect Donald Trump has voiced his intentions for dramatic immigration reform...

Searching for creativity

Haley Olson, Staff Writer
December 2, 2016
Filed under Haley Olson, News

With the spring term right around the corner, the English department is facing a crucial dilemma within the department. With currently, 16.5 professors hired within UND, that number will be dropped down to 15.5 professors for Spring of 2017. Within these professors, the creative writing department...

New evaluation system for professors at UND

Sean Cleary, Copy Editor
December 2, 2016
Filed under News, Sean Cleary

UND has transitioned to another method of evaluating professor performance known as the Student Evaluation of Learning and Feedback for Instructors. SELFI will be replacing the USAT form, which was previously used to measure student performance at UND, although both will still be used this fall. Unlike...

Making dreams a reality

Making dreams a reality

Hunter Plante, Staff Writer
November 22, 2016
Filed under Hunter Plante, Sports

A week after making history by becoming Big Sky regular season champions, the University of North Dakota Fighting Hawks volleyball team kept the ball rolling this past Saturday night at the Betty Engelstad Sioux Center. The Fighting Hawks won the Big Sky conference tournament to advance to its first...

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