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Career Expo

Career Expo
What to expect and tips for preparing for an interview
February 4, 2020

On Tuesday, February 4, the Spring 2020 Career Expo will be taking place at the Alerus Center from 12-4 p.m. allowing undergraduates and graduates from UND from across all fields of study as well as UND...

Softball takes down Jackrabbits

Softball takes down Jackrabbits
With two wins this weekend UND clinches Summit League Tournament appearance
April 30, 2019

The University of North Dakota women’s softball team was back at home this past weekend for the first time since 2018. With the conditions in Grand Forks and flooding of the Apollo Sports Complex, the...

The Excitement for Spring Fever

The Excitement for Spring Fever
A reaction to the new festivities put on for students
April 9, 2019

We’re bringing it back, the glory days, the days of celebration and youthful exuberance. The days of celebrating a long harsh winter with the spring and summer. Springfest… kind of. It’s now called...

Anticipating Spring Fever

Anticipating Spring Fever
“Two Friends” set to perform
April 2, 2019

On March 20, 2019 Student Government passed a bill titled: SPRING Fever Entertainment, Services, and Transportation. An event that is being sponsored by UND Student Government to take place on May 3, 2019....

The true Pride of Dakota

The annual Pride of Dakota event showcases products made in North Dakota, such as these chocolates from Rendezvous Candy.
November 5, 2017

Vendors gathered over the weekend to kick off the holiday season with the Pride of Dakota Holiday Vendor show. From popcorn to mittens to wine, there were a variety of goods created by local businesses...

Flowers in season

Flowers in season
October 11, 2017

There aren’t many things that could make someone willingly uproot their life in sunny California to brave a frigid North Dakota winter, but for Chuck Flowers football was the magic word. Chuck is a...

Night of Professional Wrestling at the Alerus

WWE wrestler Seth Rollins stands on the ropes during Friday's WWE event at the Alerus Center.
A non-wrestling fan gets his first taste of the WWE
October 1, 2017

Torin Walhood never thought he would find himself at a World Wrestling Entertainment event in Grand Forks, North Dakota. In fact, he was only vaguely aware of what the WWE was when I called him on the...

WWE comes to Grand Forks

WWE superstar Seth Rollins slams Shaemus in a prior match.
Seth Rollins discusses his career, why he loves tag team matches and the likelihood of "The Shield" getting back together
September 15, 2017

On the night of Friday, Sept. 29, the world of professional wrestling will make a brief stop in Grand Forks. Wrestlers such as Braun Strowman, The Miz and Roman Reigns will be performing in WWE Live at...

Hawks logo perched across various campus sites

During spring break, UND increased Fighting Hawks logo presence on-campus with graphics inside the Memorial Union and elsewhere. Nick Nelson/ Dakota Student
March 31, 2017

Students returning to classes after spring break might have noticed a change in their familiar stomping grounds: an impressive smattering of the university’s new Hawks logo across campus in the form...

Beer and Bacon fest

The Happy Harry's Beer and Bacon festival exhibited many breweries from across the nation as well as local ones, including Rhombus Guys Brewery.
February 24, 2017

The Alerus Center was buzzing last weekend at the Happy Harry’s Annual Beer and Bacon Festival. The event featured 12 bacon dishes from local restaurants and over 100 different brews to try. Along...

Hairball rocks the Alerus

RK the Metal Cowboy performs with the Ron Keel Band as the concert opener Friday night at the Alerus Center. Nick Nelson/ Dakota Student
February 14, 2017

It was nothing but a good night Friday Feb. 10 when Hairball paid a visit to the Alerus Center. The eighties hair metal and arena rock cover band puts on quite a performance, complete with an explosive...

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