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Silver Warehouse

Staff Writer

November 5, 2019

“Music, at its essence, is what gives us memories. And the longer a song has existed in our lives, the more memories we have of it,” said Stevie Wonder. Not everyone knows that UND has their own rock stars. Many of you know those men. They are walking near you on the UND campus, they are study...

White Cane Awareness

White Cane Awareness

Cortnie Cottrell, Staff Writer

November 5, 2019

North Dakota Association of the Blind held its annual Walk for Vision event late October in celebration of National White Cane Safety Day which is nationally recognized on October 15 each year.  According to visionaware.org, White Cane Day began in 1964 when a joint resolution of Congress was passed ...

UND Falls Short Against NDSU in the Season Finale

Patrick Mulvahill, Sports Writer

November 5, 2019

UND women’s soccer had a big matchup against NDSU this last Thursday as playoff seating was on the line. A win or tie for UND would have confirmed their first postseason berth in the NCAA Tournament. Unfortunately, this one did not end in UND’s favor. This would be a first for this soccer program...

UND Reigns in Hall of Fame Game

James DeArman, Sports Writer

November 5, 2019

The No. 14 University of North Dakota took to the ice on Saturday to play host to the annual hockey Hall of Fame game. A once a year celebration of the greats to play the game. There was no exotic location for this years edition of the clash, as last year the game was played in Las Vegas, but the Ra...

‘Tis the season for holiday movies

‘Tis the season for holiday movies

Megan Vogt, Opinion Editor

November 5, 2019

The most dreaded time of year for some is when their moms or grandmas start playing Hallmark movies. The dreadful storyline or cheesy romance makes some people angry or annoyed during the holiday season.  I am proud to say that I am not one of those people. I love Hallmark movies because of their ...

Cost of Halloween

Cost of Halloween

Cortnie Cottrell, News Writer

October 29, 2019

Whether it is the candy-induced coma after indulging yourself throughout the night or the lingering makeup from your extravagant costume the next morning, each year Halloween celebrations seem to outdo itself time and time again. With the reputation of Halloween becoming more popular each year, coincidently,...

A shift in halloween

A shift in halloween

Se Kwon, Opinion Writer

October 29, 2019

Ahh, Halloween time. I remember the days when I would dress up as a scary witch or a High School Musical cheerleader. Also, in the movie Mean Girls when everyone went to a Halloween party dressed up in scandalous costumes and Katy showed up as a scary witch? Oh, how things have changed.  Halloween no...

Is UND Haunted?

Is UND Haunted?

Olga Kopp, Arts & Community Writer

October 29, 2019

“When witches go riding, and black cats are seen, the moon laughs and whispers ‘tis near Halloween.”   Halloween is coming in less than a week, and this means that it is time for spooky stories. Luckily for all of you, we have some stories that will blow you away.   Last F...

Land’s End Amtgard

Land’s End Amtgard

Olga Kopp, Arts & Community Writer

October 22, 2019

The world would not be as exciting without games, especially when you can live in it 24/7.   If you were ever curious who was that crowd of people dressing up in medieval costumes and running around with foam and wooden swords at University is, I’ll introduce you to Land’s End Amtgard....

Get Haunted

Get Haunted

Olga Kopp, Arts & Community Writer

October 15, 2019

‘If one door closes and another one opens, your house is probably haunted!’ This quote is one of the best ways to describe the spirit of this coming Halloween.    Halloween would not be Halloween without haunted houses. It is a holiday tradition to visit at least one haunted house during t...

100th Anniversary of ROTC at UND

100th Anniversary of ROTC at UND

Cortnie Cottrell, News Writer

October 14, 2019

Once a UND industrial engineering student in 1996, now UND’s professor of military science, Lieutenant Colonel Murphy is incredibly honored to be celebrating with UND’s Army ROTC’s 100th year anniversary on campus.  When Lieutenant Murphy was enrolled at UND back in 1991-1996 and was activel...

Enjoying the Fall Festivities

Enjoying the Fall Festivities

Olga Kopp, Arts & Community Writer

October 2, 2019

Fall seemed to arrive suddenly this year, which means that fall activities are now in full swing. It is well-known that fall is famous for pumpkin patches, corn mazes, hot cocoa, and pumpkin spice lattes. This year people can come and enjoy Valley Corn Maize which arrived in town of East Grand Forks....

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