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Veterans Day

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A day of remembrance.
November 11, 2020

November 11, 2020, is Veterans Day, but also marks the 75th anniversary of WWII ending, the 70th anniversary of the Korean War starting, the end of the Panama Invasion, and the start of Desert Shield....

Ordinary Evil: A Sudden Fiction Piece

Courtesy of Caitlin Collins | Dakota Student
October 26, 2020

An abandoned building left to rot; its dead roots grounded in the earth giving itself a grotesque presence. The crumbling foundation had scattered garbage and the aroma of a homeless man's piss. Large...

Mindfulness Practices Now

Mindfulness Practices Now
September 21, 2020

Starting this Tuesday, September 22, the University Counseling Center is holding a Mindfulness Practices Now Workshop. When asked what this event is about, Dr. Lora Sloan, Lead Psychologist at the University...

Virtual Student Organization Fair

August 31, 2020

On Thursday, August 27, the University of North Dakota (UND) held a Virtual Student Organization Fair from 5p.m. to 7 p.m. for students interested in joining some of the many organizations on campus via zoom. They were...

The Power of Thank You Cards

The Power of Thank You Cards
August 31, 2020

A few days ago, it was my birthday. I’m thankful that I have family and friends that wish me well and send me the annual birthday card or even treat me with a gift or dinner. I thank them in person...

When a God Says Goodbye

When a God Says Goodbye
August 31, 2020

Lionel Messi announces departure from Barcelona leaving sports world in shock.  In an empty Estadio da Luz, every word echoes and radiates through the park. Whether it be victorious cheers or...

Veteran’s Day – Honoring those who have served

Veteran’s Day - Honoring those who have served
November 19, 2019

Veteran’s Day, for some, is a national holiday that merely means a day off from school or work, but for many, it holds a much deeper meaning than a day off. Veteran’s Day is a time for us all to pay...

New Student Leadership

New Student Leadership
April 30, 2019

On Wednesday, April 17, students voted on their next student government leaders. There was a total of 37 students who ran for positions within student government. The newly elected Student Body President...

Kennedy Addresses Rumors

Kennedy Addresses Rumors
April 16, 2019

Tensions have been high around the University of North Dakota campus as it was announced Tuesday morning by the Grand Forks Herald that there were rumors UND President Mark Kennedy was the sole finalist...

Two-Time Professor of the year

Two-Time Professor of the year
Frank White
March 5, 2019

Thursday Feb. 28, 2019, sociology teacher, Frank White, was presented the Professor of the Year award for the second time within his 31 years of teaching at UND. “To be the recipient of this award...

More than One

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August 29, 2018

Grand Forks, North Dakota is the last place one might expect a thriving, multi day LGBT+ Pride event, but they would be underestimating the LGBT+ and ally community here. Grand Forks Pride has socials,...

The year in review

UND running back John Santiago hoists the 2016 Big Sky Conference football championship trophy after defeating Northern Arizona University at the Alerus Center on November 12, 2016.
May 5, 2017

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