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Goodbye Sweethearts

Goodbye Sweethearts

Madison Feltman, News Editor

February 12, 2019


Filed under Madison Feltman, News, Showcase, Special Edition, Valentine's Day

With Valentine’s Day around the corner, stores have their shelves filled to the brim with festive candy. One popular hate-to-love or love-to-hate candy has not made its way to shelves this 2019 Valentine’s Day season, Sweethearts Conversation Hearts. This will mark the first Valentine’s Day wit...

Dissecting the Dean search

Madison Feltman, News Editor

January 15, 2019


Filed under Madison Feltman, News, Showcase, UND, View Print Paper

With a new year comes new changes, UND has seen quite a few changes around here within the last few months particularly within several departmental positions amongst a range of departments. The first major change was marked by the announcement that Kathryn Rand, dean of the UND School of Law, wou...

Government Stalement

Government Stalement

Madison Feltman, News Editor

January 15, 2019


Filed under #dakotastudent, Madison Feltman, News, Politics, Showcase

The country has found itself just short of chaos as a government shutdown has turned from a matter of days to now weeks and quite possibly months. The longest ever U.S. Government shutdown began at midnight on Dec 22. President Donald Trump and U.S. lawmakers have remained in the deadlocked stando...

Higher Education Board Changes

Higher Education Board Changes

Madison Feltman, News Editor

November 20, 2018


Filed under Dakota Student, Madison Feltman, ND, News, North Dakota, Showcase, Student Life, UND

Last November, North Dakota Gov. Doug Burgum signed an executive order that led to the creation of a task force comprised of himself and 14 members which he appointed. The task force was formed to evaluate the governance structure for North Dakota’s higher education system to determine if opportun...

A new partnership takes off

A new partnership takes off

Madison Feltman, News Editor

November 6, 2018


Filed under Dakota Student, Grand forks, Madison Feltman, News, Showcase, UND, UND Aviation

As the John D. Odegard School of Aerospace Sciences celebrates 50 years of excellence, they also celebrate a new partnership with Sun Country Airlines. The partnership marks the beginning of a new program offered to commercial aviation students, known as the Sun Country Bridge Program. The program ent...

Go Vote!

Madison Feltman, News Editor

October 30, 2018


Filed under #dakotastudent, Madison Feltman, News, Showcase, Student Life, Vote

Driving throughout Grand Forks you will stumble upon political signs scattered throughout front lawns, with names such as Heidi Heitkamp and Kevin Cramer displayed. There is a short week until election day and the race continues. Heitkamp and Cramer are fighting for an open spot in the North Dakota S...

Attention: College Burnouts

Attention: College Burnouts

Madison Feltman, News Editor

October 23, 2018


Filed under Madison Feltman, News, Showcase, Student Life, UND

According to the University of North Dakota’s Spring 2018 American College Health Association National College Health Assessment II, stress and anxiety are the number one and two impediments to students academic success. This was defined as receiving a lower grade on an exam, or an important pro...

Juuls

Juuls

Madison Feltman, News Editor

October 16, 2018


Filed under Madison Feltman, News, Showcase, Student Life, UND

Walking around the University of North Dakota, let alone any sort of college campus, you are likely to stumble upon the use of e-cigarettes otherwise known as a Juul or a vape. The market for e-cigarettes has skyrocketed within the last 5 years. As their main business model ‘better for you’ has ...

Sexual Assault

Madison Feltman, News Editor

October 9, 2018


Filed under CVIC, Madison Feltman, News, Showcase, UND

This past week marked the It’s On Us Fall Week of Action here at the University of North Dakota. It’s On Us is a nationwide organization that promotes the importance of conversation within the topic of sexual violence. It’s On Us encourages all different types of people to take part in the con...

Dirty Vandals

Madison Feltman, Staff Writer

October 3, 2018


Filed under #dakotastudent, Madison Feltman, News

It is not secret that if you walk throughout campus, you will stumble upon vandalism. In fact, the tunnels that snake underneath campus are filled with it. Vandalism creates a divide between parties, the one who is in favor of it and the one who is against it.                     ...

Mollie Tibbetts and Celia Barquin Arozamena: Two of Many

Mollie Tibbetts and Celia Barquin Arozamena: Two of Many

Madison Feltman, News Editor

September 26, 2018


Filed under #dakotastudent, Madison Feltman, News, Showcase

Two campuses, two young women, one common connection, similar tragedies. Mollie Tibbetts and Celia Barquin are just two young women out many who are victims of senseless acts violence being committed against women every day.   Mollie Tibbetts was a 20-year-old college student who attended t...

The Longest Table, Feed Your Ideas

Madison Feltman, News Editor

September 16, 2018


Filed under Madison Feltman, News

Last Wednesday, the greater Grand Forks community was invited to join in on a promotion of community conversation at the Longest Table. The event was put on by the Community Foundation of Grand Forks, East Grand Forks & Region and the Greater Grand Forks Young Professionals, drawing a crowd of 717 people, ...

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