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Steel Pan comes to UND

Steel Pan comes to UND

Nick Sallen, Editor-in-Chief

November 18, 2016

A dozen band members ran onto the Chester Fritz Auditorium stage to start the Steel Pan Band Concert. Wearing floral patterned shirts to enhance the carribean theme, the band immediately started playing “Yumbambe,” a Cuban calypso tune with solos from the lead pan section. “My favorite pans...

“Wild Night” at the Fritz

“Wild Night” at the Fritz

Stephanie Hollman, Staff Writer

November 8, 2016

On Friday night, the Chester Fritz Auditorium was packed to its capacity with a crowd anxiously waiting for Grammy-Award winning musician John Mellencamp, on the last show of his 15-show Plain Spoken Tour featuring Americana singer Carlene Carter. As the opening act, Carter not only entertained with...

Chester Fritz Library undergoes renovations

Chester Fritz Library undergoes renovations

Declan Hoffman, Staff Writer

October 28, 2016

The unusual commotion and voices mingling brought attention to the west side of the Chester Fritz library’s second floor. The abnormally large student presence dispersed behind a pastry table and red ribbon set-up to remove themselves from the distractions they had just found escape from in the newes...

Wind ensemble delivers first performance

Wind ensemble delivers first performance

Jacob Notermann, Staff Writer

October 14, 2016

Wind Ensemble Kicks Off! The UND University Band and the Wind Ensemble took the Chester Fritz stage Tuesday night for its first formal concert of the year. The entirety of the concert was under the direction of conductor and UND Director of Bands, Dr. James Popejoy. “This is a performance ...

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