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Paula Kaledzi, Staff Writer

October 21, 2013


Filed under Features, Paula Kaledzi, Showcase

UND Parking Enforcement Officer Kerrie Peltier prepares a ticket for a car parked illegally on campus. Photo by Paula Kaledzi. With the sun shining and wind whipping, UND Parking Enforcement Officer Kerrie Peltier exits her vehicle to get a better look at a car parked in the Wellness Center parking ...

Wysocki paces UND at home meet

Wysocki paces UND at home meet

Marie Monson, Staff Writer

October 21, 2013


Filed under Keisuke Yoshimura, Marie Monson, Showcase, Sports

Junior Erin Wysocki finishes in first place at the Ron Pynn Invitational on Saturday. Photo by Keisuke Yoshimura. Grand Forks native Erin Wysocki finished first in the Ron Pynn Invitational on Saturday afternoon at Ray Richards Golf Course, running the 5k in a personal best of 17 minutes, 41.7 sec...

Committee reaches decision on French professor

Committee reaches decision on French professor

Jaye Millspaugh, Multimedia Editor

October 17, 2013


Filed under Jaye Millspaugh, News, Showcase

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...

Center faces cuts

Center faces cuts

Megan Hoffman, Staff Writer

October 17, 2013


Filed under Keisuke Yoshimura, Megan Hoffman, News, Showcase

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...

Hockey doesn’t draw everyone

Hockey doesn’t draw everyone

Kjerstine Trooien, Columnist

October 17, 2013


Filed under Kjerstine Trooien, Opinion, Showcase

Students cheer at a UND men’s hockey game at the Ralph Engelstad Arena. File photo. On hockey nights, I stay home and read a book. As a super-senior at UND, it may seem safe to assume I’ve been to many hockey games. After all, UND is all about hockey. Just look at the Ralph Englestad Arena. I...

Sharing a story of LOVE

Sharing a story of LOVE

Erin Cheever, Staff Writer

October 17, 2013


Filed under Features, Keisuke Yoshimura, Showcase

To Write Love on Her Arms founder Jamie Tworkowski speaks to a UND crowd Tuesday night. Photo by Keisuke Yoshimura/The Dakota Student. “Your story matters, and this is not the end of your story.” Jamie Tworkowski, founder of the nonprofit organization To Write Love on Her Arms, has said...

Students compete in karate

Students compete in karate

Mariah Holland, Staff Writer

October 17, 2013


Filed under Mariah Holland, Showcase, Sports

Mosab Bajabar (left) practices karate moves with members of the community. Photo submitted. For three students at UND, their communication professor is also their karate teacher, or sensei. LaRoyce Batchelor founded the karate team in Grand Forks and coaches Mosab Bajaber, Daniel Nygaard and Mich...

‘The Flying Sioux’

‘The Flying Sioux’

Ashley Marquis, Staff Writer

October 14, 2013


Filed under News, Showcase

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...

UND makes good first impression

UND makes good first impression

Micah Dewey, Columnist

October 14, 2013


Filed under Micah Dewey, Opinion, Showcase

A map detailing the author’s moves around North America — a journey that ended in Grand Forks at UND. Photo courtesy of Mapquest. One of my first memories is of my family’s move from British Columbia to Redding, California. I went to a small private Christian school there for a few years, a...

Staff looks to revamp media center

Staff looks to revamp media center

Erin Cheever, Staff Writer

October 14, 2013


Filed under Features, Showcase

Right: Sebastian Braun, chairman of the UND Department of Indian Studies, talks about the history of the Native Media Cetner on campus. Photo by Chester Beltowski/The Dakota Student In its prime, UND’s Native Media Center was home to a magazine and many aspiring Native American journalists. Now...

Spirit Campaign surpasses goal of $300 million

Spirit Campaign surpasses goal of $300 million

Mathew McKay, Staff Writer

October 14, 2013


Filed under Features, Mathew McKay, Showcase

Former Student Body Vice President Grant Hauschild (left) and former Student Body President Matt Bakke pose with a $10,000 donation check in 2010 as part of the North Dakota Spirit Campaign. The campaign began in 2005. File photo. UND wrapped up its eight-year North Dakota Spirit Campaign in style...

Eagles soar over UND

Eagles soar over UND

David Butz, Staff Writer

October 14, 2013


Filed under David Butz, Keisuke Yoshimura, Showcase, Sports

UND Senior wide receiver Greg Hardin is tackled during Saturday’s football game. Photo by Keisuke Yoshimura. As the cold weather spoiled some of UND’s Homecoming activities Saturday, so did the Eastern Washington Eagles as they handed North Dakota a 35-14 loss at the Alerus Center on Saturday...

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