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Baesler gives lectures

Staff Report

October 24, 2013

UND College of Education and Human Development will begin hosting a new lecture series. The first session of the “Educate Anyone, Anytime, Anywhere” series will take place on Tuesday at 1:30 p.m. at the Empire Arts Center in downtown Grand Forks. The event’s speaker will be North Dakota Superintendent of...

Wilkerson prepares for changes

Wilkerson prepares for changes

Ashley Marquis, Staff Writer

October 21, 2013

Students enter and exit Wilkerson Hall on campus. Photo by Keisuke Yoshimura. This past week, UND released detailed information about the plans for renovations Wilkerson Hall will be experiencing in next couple of years. At a renovation and addition project update held in the Wilkerson Hall on ...

Senate supports service day

Senate supports service day

Megan Hoffman, Staff Writer

October 21, 2013

Vice President of Student Affairs Lori Reesor speaks to Student Senate at Sunday’s meeting. Photo by Keisuke Yoshimura. While most students dread going into Twamley Hall, by next fall they may not have to if they just have simple questions. Vice President of Student Affairs Lori Reesor, Vice Pre...

Students face hefty loans

Larry Philbin, News Editor

October 21, 2013

According to a recent report, students graduating from UND will have more debt than the average student in the U.S. The Accountability Measure Report put out by the North Dakota University System for 2012 provides an overview of student loans in university system. The report stated in 2011-12,...

Committee reaches decision on French professor

Committee reaches decision on French professor

Jaye Millspaugh, Multimedia Editor

October 17, 2013

Committee members from left to right: Munski, Combs, Poochigian, Murphy and Bridewell. Photo by Jaye Millspaugh. A faculty-based committee has determined that UND assistant French Professor Sarah Mosher should be able to continue on her path toward tenure, after colleagues in the department voted to...

Phi Delta Theta returns to UND

Phi Delta Theta returns to UND

Ashley Marquis, Staff Writer

October 17, 2013

Phi Delta Theta fraternity house, which has begun recruiting again after a year and a half suspension from campus. Photo by Caitlin Duggan. Two years ago, Phi Delta Theta fraternity was suspended from UND’s campus following a string of drug charges and citations being issued to members and one ...

New apartments planned for 2014

New apartments planned for 2014

Jaye Millspaugh, Multimedia Editor

October 17, 2013

The location near the Alerus Center where the Grove Apartments are being built. Photo by Keisuke Yoshimura/ The Dakota Student. A new collection of 13 fully-furnished student apartments buildings are under construction next to the Alerus Center in Grand Forks. The Grove, with its slogan “Ful...

Center faces cuts

Center faces cuts

Megan Hoffman, Staff Writer

October 17, 2013

The Community Violence Intervention Center, which is facing funding cuts as a result of the federal government shutdown. Photo by Keisuke Yoshimura/ The Dakota Student. The federal government shutdown ended Wednesday night, but its entering its continuation could’ve had a negative effect on Grand...

CORRECTIONS

October 17, 2013

The Oct. 8, 2013, article “UND displays violence’s effects” should state that the Dru Sjodin scholarship is available to UND students of all genders, and is not exclusively for female students. However, the scholarship is not available to freshman students. The article “Staff looks to revamp...

‘The Flying Sioux’

‘The Flying Sioux’

Ashley Marquis, Staff Writer

October 14, 2013

A UND student lands an airplane at Grand Forks Airforce Base. File photo. Although the Fighting Sioux is no longer UND’s official mascot, it is still used by some UND programs. One of those is the university’s aviation program, which uses “Sioux” as its call sign. A call sign is a word u...

New healthcare options available

Jaye Millspaugh, Multimedia Editor

October 14, 2013

With healthcare reform on the way, many students are wondering what the changes are going to mean for them and what they should do about the changes. To help combat confusion among UND students about the Affordable Care Act, the marketing team within the Health & Wellness Unit has created posters...

Senate funds #besomebody event at UND

Megan Hoffman, Staff Writer

October 14, 2013

Student Senate passed a bill Sunday night granting a $3,000 funding request UND student and event representative Landon Bahl to a motivational’s teams visit to campus. The #besomebody team will be on campus Nov. 8. Bahl will receive $1,000 from the #besomebody team to help cover costs, but the...

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