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Student Senate Race Continues

Student Senate Race Continues

Theresa Hanley, News Writer

March 26, 2019


Filed under News, Showcase, Student Life, Theresa Hanley, UND, UND Election, Vote

On March 4, another duo announced their intention to run for Student Body President and Vice President in this upcoming Student Government election. Taylor Schaubert and Torie Danielson have decided to put their name on the ballot. Taylor Schaubert is from Bismarck North Dakota and is a junior at UND studyin...

Re-establishing Former UND Program

Re-establishing Former UND Program

Madison Feltman, News Editor

March 26, 2019


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

On Tuesday, March 12 the University of North Dakota alongside Sen. John Hoeven, R-N-D. announced the reestablishment of the U.S. Army Reserve Officers’ Training Corps Flight Training Program. The announcement also marked the beginning of a new partnership between UND and U.S. Army Cadet Command. Un...

New Memorial Union Updates

New Memorial Union Updates

Cortnie Cottrell, News Writer

March 26, 2019


Filed under Cortnie Cottrell, News, Showcase, Student Life, UND

With 2,439 students voting yes on Nov. 20, 2018 for a new Memorial Union, it is time for construction. As the construction date creeps closer and closer, many questions arise about updates on the changes that are going to be happening soon. With big changes occurring, calls for important approvals f...

Student Senate Race Begins

Student Senate Race Begins

Theresa Hanley, News Writer

March 5, 2019


Filed under News, Politics, Showcase, Student Government Elections, Student Life, Theresa Hanley, UND, UND Election

It seems like not too long ago, student body elections were happening on a chilly spring day. They are back, and two students have already announced their candidacy. Sophomores, Gracie Lian and Matthew Ternus are taking the journey to run as student body president and vice president, respectively. ...

Pranksters Put on a Show

Pranksters Put on a Show

Madison Feltman, News Editor

March 5, 2019


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

On Monday Feb. 25, Barstool UND gained a lot of attention as they tweeted images of what appeared to be a hack on the UND website. The post stated that ‘UND.edu has been compromised and now the secrets about all of our majors.’ Many students were easily fooled by what later would be found out to be ...

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...

Two-Time Professor of the year

Two-Time Professor of the year

Cortnie Cottrell, News Writer

March 5, 2019


Filed under Cortnie Cottrell, News, Showcase, UND

Thursday Feb. 28, 2019, sociology teacher, Frank White, was presented the Professor of the Year award for the second time within his 31 years of teaching at UND. “To be the recipient of this award is extremely humbling,” White said. “I think it is really assuring that young students nominate an...

Revamping the communication curriculum

Revamping the communication curriculum

Cortnie Cottrell, News Writer

February 26, 2019


Filed under Cortnie Cottrell, News, Showcase, UND

The Communications Department has lost one third of its students over the last three years, and because of that, the department has been seeking important revamping of the curriculum in hopes to give students at the University of North Dakota many fresh, new opportunities. “We see communication maj...

The Infamous return of the girl scout cookies

The Infamous return of the girl scout cookies

Madison Feltman, News Editor

February 26, 2019


Filed under Madison Feltman, News, Showcase

The most wonderful time of the year is upon us once again, as Girl Scout Cookie season is officially underway. Between the months of January and April the largest girl-led entrepreneurial program in the world takes place all thanks to the Girl Scout Cookie Program. The mission of the program is not only to pr...

French Taste on Campus and In the Community

French Taste on Campus and In the Community

Theresa Hanley, News Writer

February 26, 2019


Filed under Grand forks, News, Showcase

On Valentine’s Day this year, the students of the University of North Dakota got a special treat, a taste of France would be available in the Memorial Union for students to enjoy. Warren Sai, a junior studying marketing opened his own business, specializing in crêpes, a French taste that is not comm...

Is Valentine’s Day Breaking Your Bank?

Is Valentine’s Day Breaking Your Bank?

Cortnie Cottrell, News Writer

February 13, 2019


Filed under Cortnie Cottrell, News, Showcase, Special Edition, Valentine's Day

Valentine’s Day, a holiday that has been celebrated for centuries that expresses the love and affection that one has for another. Whether it is candy or cards,  jewelry or roses, the real question is, how much are Americans spending annually on this holiday of romance? Can college students even affor...

How Successful Will Your Match be This Valentine’s Day?

How Successful Will Your Match be This Valentine’s Day?

Theresa Hanley, News Writer

February 13, 2019


Filed under News, Showcase, Special Edition, Theresa Hanley, Valentine's Day

In a recent study completed by WalletHub, North Dakota is one of the worst states to be single in, placed 48 out of 50, 50 being the worst. The only states worse to be single in are Arkansas and West Virginia, respectively. The study had three different areas of focus that led to their findings; dat...

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