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“Make UAS great again”: One club’s story of revival

“Make UAS great again”: One club’s story of revival

Diane Newberry, News Editor

May 5, 2017


Filed under Diane Newberry, News

At this time last year, The UND UAS/RC Club was virtually defunct. Their name stands for Unmanned Aerial Systems and Radio Controlled Aircraft, and to students like Eric DeGray, it seemed odd that UND Aerospace didn’t have a more active UAS community. “It had been inactive for about a year and...

Grand Forks bus routes restructured

Grand Forks bus routes restructured

Nick Sallen, Copy Editor

May 5, 2017


Filed under News, Nick Sallen, Showcase

The Grand Forks-East Grand Forks Metropolitan Planning Organization and the Cities Area Transit (CAT) have updated their Transit Development Plan (TDP) to better meet city bus rider needs as the city continues to develop. According to the TDP handout, the new route changes will “strengthen existing...

Summer sessions

Summer sessions

Jake Andersen, Staff Writer

May 5, 2017


Filed under Jake Andersen, Showcase, Sports

Since joining the Big Sky in 2012, the UND women’s soccer team hasn’t had the success they’ve wanted. In fact, the team has a 9-57-6 record in five seasons with the conference, bad enough for the worst conference record during that stretch and four years spent at the bottom of the Big Sky. Katie...

Join Hall Government

Join Hall Government

Jacob Notermann, Staff Writer

May 5, 2017


Filed under Features, jacob notermann, Showcase

College is the time to really get involved. In anything, really. There’s an ocean of groups, clubs and organizations that new students get to immerse themselves in. While there are groups that can sharpen the skills and talents needed for careers, student hall governments offer different opportunities...

Greek life at UND

Greek life at UND

Jordan Hermes, Staff Writer

May 5, 2017


Filed under Features, Jordan Hermes

Let me guess. When you think of what a fraternity or sorority is, you think of movies like “Animal House” or “House Bunny” where college students are constantly partying and degrading others who are not a part of Greek life. Well, I am here to tell you those stereotypes are wrong. The Greek...

Ojata Records

Ojata Records

Cameron Campbell, Staff Writer

May 5, 2017


Filed under Cameron Campbell, Cameron's Corner, Opinion, Showcase

As you walk through the campus of the University of North Dakota you witness many centers and groups to be a part of. With all these different interests there is usually something that one will fancy. However, there is very little clubs that have to do with music listening, vinyl and comics. Most...

Exercising for college credit

Exercising for college credit

Emily Gibbens, Opinion Editor

May 5, 2017


Filed under Emily Gibbens, Opinion, Showcase

Planning your class schedule can be a bit stressful. Things never seem to work out the way you want. The classes you need to take overlap, all your classes end up on one day or you have big gaps in your schedule. The best way to fill those awkward gaps and not get overwhelmed with classes that I have...

Worship at the Newman Center

Liz Kacher, Staff Writer

May 5, 2017


Filed under Liz Kacher, Opinion

The St. Thomas Aquinas Newman Center is the home of UND Catholic, an organization dedicated to lighting the “fire of Faith” on campus. Located at 410 Cambridge Street, the Newman Center provides a place for students at UND interested in the Catholic faith a place to meet and worship with others who...

UND Chi Alpha

Jake Andersen, Staff Writer

May 5, 2017


Filed under Jake Andersen, Opinion

“We are therefore Christ’s ambassadors, as though God were making His appeal through us. We implore you on Christ’s behalf, be reconciled to God,”- 2 Corinthians 5:20. In Greek, “chi” is C and “alpha” is A, representing the first letters of Christ ambassador. Hence, the Christian ministry,...

International Human Rights Organization

Elizabeth Fequiere, Staff Writer

May 5, 2017


Filed under Elizabeth Fequiere, Opinion

One of the more unique and insightful organizations on campus, the International Human Rights Organization focuses on “increasing awareness, educating others and actively working to decrease human rights violations in our community and around the world.” IHRO teaches members about local and global...

Financial Wellness closing this year

Financial Wellness closing this year

Diane Newberry, News Editor

May 3, 2017


Filed under Diane Newberry, News, Showcase

The Financial Wellness Center, created in 2013 to provide free financial counseling and education to students, will be closing permanently on May 31. The news came suddenly for Shafiq Khan, who was hired as coordinator of the center in December. The employees of the office were reportedly told of their i...

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