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Join Hall Government

Join Hall Government

Jacob Notermann, Staff Writer

May 5, 2017


Filed under Features, jacob notermann, Showcase

College is the time to really get involved. In anything, really. There’s an ocean of groups, clubs and organizations that new students get to immerse themselves in. While there are groups that can sharpen the skills and talents needed for careers, student hall governments offer different opportunities...

You’re not alone

You’re not alone

Ben Godfrey, Staff Writer

May 5, 2017


Filed under Ben Godfrey, Features, Showcase

College is a great time in peoples lives full of new experiences, people and knowledge. It’s also a period of transition that can cause large amounts of stress. Leaving home for the first time isn’t easy, nor is making all new friends and becoming responsible for yourself. The heavy workload of students...

Ojata Records

Ojata Records

Cameron Campbell, Staff Writer

May 5, 2017


Filed under Cameron Campbell, Cameron's Corner, Opinion, Showcase

As you walk through the campus of the University of North Dakota you witness many centers and groups to be a part of. With all these different interests there is usually something that one will fancy. However, there is very little clubs that have to do with music listening, vinyl and comics. Most...

Exercising for college credit

Exercising for college credit

Emily Gibbens, Opinion Editor

May 5, 2017


Filed under Emily Gibbens, Opinion, Showcase

Planning your class schedule can be a bit stressful. Things never seem to work out the way you want. The classes you need to take overlap, all your classes end up on one day or you have big gaps in your schedule. The best way to fill those awkward gaps and not get overwhelmed with classes that I have...

Financial Wellness closing this year

Financial Wellness closing this year

Diane Newberry, News Editor

May 3, 2017


Filed under Diane Newberry, News, Showcase

The Financial Wellness Center, created in 2013 to provide free financial counseling and education to students, will be closing permanently on May 31. The news came suddenly for Shafiq Khan, who was hired as coordinator of the center in December. The employees of the office were reportedly told of their i...

Students come together to “do work” for BIG Event this spring

Students come together to “do work” for BIG Event this spring

Connor Johnson, Staff Writer

May 3, 2017


Filed under Connor Johnson, News, Showcase

Over 900 students from the University of North Dakota participated in a day of community service on Saturday, April 29. The day, known as the BIG Event, started at 9:30 a.m. at the Wellness Center and went on until 2 p.m. Volunteers received free T-shirts, food and the satisfaction of cleaning up the Gra...

Sports Q & A

Sports Q & A

Thomas McCullough, Staff Writer

May 3, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Thomas McCullough

Kaylin VanDomelen is amidst the best year of her University of North Dakota playing career. A softball pitcher and outfielder, VanDomelen leads the team in both batting average (.311) and pitching earned run average (1.86). Additionally, she has hit seven home runs while batting in 24 runs. VanDomelen...

Be the Match

Be the Match

Ben Godfrey, Staff Writer

May 3, 2017


Filed under Ben Godfrey, Features, Showcase

Last week, students had the opportunity to join the "Be the Match" registry and potentially provide a bone marrow transplant to one of the thousands of people in need. Hosted by the Medical Laboratory Science Club and the Undergraduate Medical Association, a Bone Marrow Swab Drive was held on Monday ...

Trump in office

Trump in office

Liz Kacher, Staff Writer

May 3, 2017


Filed under Liz Kacher, Opinion, Showcase

Nearly six months ago, Donald Trump was elected as the 45th President of the United States and he promised to the American people that he would “Make America Great Again.”  The first 100 days of his presidency proved that he fully intends to keep the promise that got him elected to office. “...

Mr. Relay, an all-male pageant held to fight cancer

Mr. Relay, an all-male pageant held to fight cancer

Sheldon Hatlen, Staff Writer

April 28, 2017


Filed under News, Sheldon Hatlen, Showcase

An event for a good cause was held in the Memorial Union Ballroom last Sunday evening, April 23. Students had the opportunity to attend and donate to the campus Relay for Life, an organization that looks to help fight and prevent cancer, during their Mr. Relay: Male Pageant Contest. The night began...

Addressing sexual assault on the college campus

Addressing sexual assault on the college campus

Matt Eidson, Editor-In-Chief

April 28, 2017


Filed under Matt Eidson, News, Showcase

Handling sexual assault on a college campus poses unique problems that are forcing institutions to expedite the process. In an attempt to ensure a victim doesn’t run into her or his attacker on the way to class, university administrations rely on the “preponderance of evidence,” as opposed to the...

Title IX woes

Title IX woes

Adam Demoulas, Staff Writer

April 28, 2017


Filed under Adam Demoulas, Showcase, Sports

Following the sports cuts at the University of North Dakota, an investigation is underway regarding the controversial federal code Title IX. In the wake of cutting the women’s hockey team and men’s/women’s swimming and diving team, the university will be answering questions of the United States...

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