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A Different Kind of Race

A Different Kind of Race

Molly Andrews, Arts & Community Writer

April 16, 2019


Filed under #dakotastudent, Arts&Comm, Dakota Student, Molly Andrews, Showcase, Trevor Alveshere, UND, UND Aviation

The University of North Dakota held its first Collegiate Drone Racing Championship in the High Performance Center this weekend.   Students from across the nation came to campus to compete for the champion title.   This event was put on by the Research Institute for Autonomous Systems. RIAS is ded...

Relay for Life

Relay for Life

Molly Andrews, Arts & Community Writer

April 9, 2019


Filed under Arts&Comm, Molly Andrews, Showcase, Student Life, UND

UND Relay for Life returned back to campus after a year hiatus bringing in more that $11,000.   Relay for Life is a fundraiser for The American Cancer Society. It is team cancer walk that is put on by volunteers all around the country.   19 teams signed up and participated in the ...

Communication Appreciation Day

Communication Appreciation Day

Molly Andrews, Arts & Community Writer

April 9, 2019


Filed under Arts&Comm, Communications, Molly Andrews, Showcase, Student Life, UND

Pizza, wings and prizes were all available at Communication Appreciation Day.   The University of North Dakota is beginning to revamp their Communication department which has resulted in a new campaign to get more students to enroll in the program.   This event was just the beginni...

“Party @ the Hughes”

“Party @ the Hughes”

Molly Andrews, Arts & Community Writer

April 2, 2019


Filed under Arts&Comm, In case you missed it, Molly Andrews, Showcase, Student Life, UND

The Hughes Fine Arts Center had an opera party this weekend and all were invited to go and enjoy an afternoon filled with music.   An opera is a form of theatre which music has the lead role. However, there is a distinct difference between an opera and a musical theatre production. &nbs...

A Few Good Men

A Few Good Men

Molly Andrews, Arts & Community Writer

March 26, 2019


Filed under Arts&Comm, Molly Andrews, Showcase, Student Life, Theatre, UND, UND Theatre

The Marines were in the spotlight during the performance of A Few Good Men which took place at the Fire Hall Theatre on Friday. It was presented by The Greater Grand Forks Community Theatre and Zimney Foster P.C Law Offices.   The Fire Hall Theatre was established in 1947 and is located in Dow...

Paint Party

Paint Party

Molly Andrews, Arts & Community Writer

March 5, 2019


Filed under Grand forks, Molly Andrews, News, Showcase

Creativity was introduced to a blank canvas during a guided paint night in East Grand Forks, MN.   Up North Pizza, which is past the bridge in Downtown, holds these events held by Creatively Uncorked which usually take place about once a month. Creatively Uncorked is a company based in Fa...

Skiing in the Park

Skiing in the Park

Molly Andrews, Arts & Community Writer

February 5, 2019


Filed under Arts & Community, Arts&Comm, Grand forks, Molly Andrews, Showcase

Despite the freezing weather that happened during the week, the cold let up for a day of family fun. On Saturday, the Grand Forks Park District held the Greenway Ski Day, which has been a Grand Forks institution for more than 20 years.   The Greenway Ski Day event was held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in Li...

The Power of Healing

The Power of Healing

Molly Andrews, Arts & Community Writer

January 29, 2019


Filed under Arts & Community, Arts&Comm, Molly Andrews, Showcase

What is the best way to heal? This is a question that can have so many different answers. While being in college, many students face hardships and deal with them in different ways. Some of these can be healthy but others can cause serious issues within us over time. On Saturday morning, abo...

The Premiere of “Home”

The Premiere of “Home”

Molly Andrews, Arts & Community Writer

January 29, 2019


Filed under Arts & Community, Arts&Comm, Molly Andrews, ND, North Dakota, Showcase

Imagine spending the day outside in the cold, windy weather and not having a warm place to go to rest your head at night. This image you are creating is a reality among the homeless community not only in Grand Forks, but in North Dakota. On Wednesday at the Empire Arts Center, The Human Family ha...

Welcome to the family!

Welcome to the family!

Molly Andrews, Arts & Community

November 6, 2018


Filed under Arts & Community, Arts&Comm, Community Fun, Dakota Student, Family, Grand forks, Molly Andrews, Showcase, Student Life

Do you love beer and a relaxed yet welcoming atmosphere? Well, Half Brother’s Brewery may be the perfect place for you? Half Brothers originally started with Chad and his half-brother Taylor. Chad was working at the Rhombus Guys Brewery as the head Brewer but he had worked at others before Rhombus ...

Mutton Bustin’

Mutton Bustin’

Molly Andrews, Arts & Community Writer

October 30, 2018


Filed under Arts&Comm, Family, Molly Andrews, ND, Showcase

Wojo Rodeos joined Patch on Point for a good mutton bustin’ to kick off the weekend in Grand Forks. Patch on the Point is new to East Grand Forks and they have a lot of things to do for people of any age. The have a variety of pumpkins and gourds to buy but they also have a bunch of fun things...

Tour de Forks

Tour de Forks

Molly Andrews, Opinion writer

October 23, 2018


Filed under Arts&Comm, Community Fun, Grand forks, Molly Andrews, Showcase, Student Life, UND

Grand Forks has a rich history that many individuals are unaware of. Thanks to Tour De Forks, the history of Grand Forks was unleashed last Saturday. Tour De Forks was put on by the Sharon Lutheran Young Adults Community. This is a church community who strives to help young adults feel comfortable...

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