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Injury break short-lived for Drake

Elizabeth Erickson, Sports Editor

November 7, 2013


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Sophomore forward Drake Caggiula brings the puck down the ice against Colorado College in January last season. Caggiula leads the team in goals this season so far with three. File photo. A week after being taken off the ice on a stretcher against the U.S. Under-18 team on Oct. 26, Drake Caggiula...

Alumnus donates telescope

Adele Kieger, Staff Writer

November 4, 2013


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The observatory 50 miles west of Grand Forks near Inkster, N.D. will be the home of a new telescope donated by UND alumnus Erwin Martens. Photo by Chester Beltowski/The Dakota Student. On Friday, the Physics and Astrophysics departments held a ceremony at the Gorecki Alumni Center to celebrate their fu...

New facility coming

Jaye Millspaugh, Multimedia Editor

November 4, 2013


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The empty space above Sanders in downtown Grand Forks will soon be the location of the new Art Creation Center. Photo by Chester Beltowski/The Dakota Student.  A new art center that could provide gallery and studio space for UND artists is being planned for downtown Grand Forks. The Arts Creation...

Jury duty makes good impression

Mary Ochs, Columnist

November 4, 2013


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Illustration by William Rerick/The Dakota Student. Different things come to mind when people mention jury duty. Some people may picture a stuffy room filled with middle-aged business people wearing wool suits or nylons. Others may picture a court scene from a movie or TV show. This is how I pi...

Monster Patrol ensures safe Halloween

Paula Kaledzi, Staff Writer

November 4, 2013


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Monster Patrol volunteers watch over trick-or-treaters on Halloween. Photo by Chester Beltowski/The Dakota Student. Groups of students in neon pink and orange vests left the Student Government office in the Memorial Union on Thursday evening in an effort to make Grand Forks neighborhoods safer fo...

Team banks exhibition win

Allison Moore, Staff Writer

November 4, 2013


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Redshirt freshman Ellen Kiser handles the ball in Saturday’s game against the University of Minnesota-Crookston at the Betty Engelstad Sioux Center.  Photo by Chester Beltowski/The Dakota Student. In its first action this season, the UND women’s basketball team downed the University of Minne...

HLC team visits UND

HLC team visits UND

Jaye Millspaugh, Multimedia Editor

November 1, 2013


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Kelly Funk, director of student outcomes at Michigan State University, talks during the reaccreditation discussion. Photo by Chester Belowsi/The Dakota Student. UND had to pass its biggest test of the decade this week — reaccreditation. Accreditation verifies the quality of a college or unive...

Holiday hits on variety

Holiday hits on variety

Paula Kaledzi, Staff Writer

November 1, 2013


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A display of Halloween decorations outside Swanson residence hall. Photo by Chester Beltowski. A recent email from the University of Minnesota advising students to think twice about their costume choices made its way to the inboxes of many UND staff and faculty last week. The email, addressing costumes...

Gaming becomes personal

Gaming becomes personal

Micah Dewey, Columnist

November 1, 2013


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New Xbox and Playstation gaming consoles will be released in November. Photo courtesy of Lazy Gamer. It was Christmas Eve 1999, and the morning could not come quick enough. Like many other boys my age, I stayed up all night wondering what could and would be under that Christmas tree. After op...

Anchors aweigh

Anchors aweigh

Erin Cheever, Staff Writer

November 1, 2013


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For nearly 30 years, the anchor has sat on the lawn of the Delta Gamma sorority. Photo by Chester Beltowski/The Dakota Student. The Delta Gamma anchor has been holding down the corner of University Avenue and Columbia Road for nearly 30 years.  It has symbolized pride for some students and a rather...

Mollberg adjusting to starting role

Mollberg adjusting to starting role

David Butz, Staff Writer

November 1, 2013


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Freshman Joe Mollberg throws the ball earlier this season against Montana. Mollberg has completed 132 of 224 attempts for 1,590 years during the five of eight games he has started this 2013 campaign. Photo by Keisuke Yoshimura. With the 2013 collegiate regular season coming into its closing weeks, t...

Professors cleared of plagiarism accusations

Professors cleared of plagiarism accusations

Megan Hoffman, Staff Writer

October 28, 2013


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After an anonymous tip last year that launched an official investigation, three UND professors have been cleared of committing any unethical behavior by the provost’s office. Accounting professors Kenneth Hansen, Robert Dosch and Steve Carlson  were the subject of an investigation by the provost’s...

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