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The brewery comes out with a new menu

The brewery comes out with a new menu

Haley Olson, Staff Writer

January 20, 2017

Rhombus Guys Brewing Company released a new food menu Jan. 16, 2016. The brewing company is located at 116 3rd S. 3rd St. in Grand Forks located right next to Widman’s on the other side of the train tracks. Built in 1891 as an Opera house, and then later in the 1940’s as Uptown Bar and Bowling...

Creative profession

Haley Olson, Staff Writer

January 13, 2017

UND’s English department has halted its search for a creative writing tenure track professor. With the spring semester starting, there will be changes in many departments, including in the English department on campus. With 16.5 professors currently employed within the English faculty, there is...

Searching for creativity

Haley Olson, Staff Writer

December 2, 2016

With the spring term right around the corner, the English department is facing a crucial dilemma within the department. With currently, 16.5 professors hired within UND, that number will be dropped down to 15.5 professors for Spring of 2017. Within these professors, the creative writing department...

Community through creativity

Community through creativity

Haley Olson, Staff Writer

November 22, 2016

English grad students share creative writing at Graduate Reading Series Brittney Christy and Robin Du Pont, both graduate students in the English department, presented “The Graduate Reading Series” on Nov. 17, 2016 at the Memorial Union in the medora room. Christy and Du Pont presented creati...

“Cookin’ with Kiddos”

Haley Olson, Staff Writer

November 22, 2016

The Wellness Center holds “Cookin’ with Kiddos” once a month to promote healthy living in children. Lesson plan coordinator, Miriah Schneider, plans a meal prep that is easy for both children and parents to cook. “The body is the most important thing to take care of,” Schneider says. “We...

Advocating the need for social justice

Haley Olson, Staff Writer

October 18, 2016

Veteran of civil rights and workers’ rights movements, social justice advocate and activist Rosalyn Pelles appeared at UND on Oct. 13, 2016 in room 113 located in the Education building. Pelles addressed activism and how it works. More specifically from the past, the present, and the future of advoc...

Refusing labels

Refusing labels

Haley Olson, Staff Writer

October 18, 2016

Guest speaker host "Beyond Binaries" at University of North Dakota Robyn Ochs spoke to students on Oct. 12, 2016 at the Wilkerson Commons about the LGBT community. Ochs is a speaker, teacher, writer and activist regarding sexuality, gender identity and human rights. Oct. 11 was National Coming Out Day. ...

Students and survivors “Take Back the Night”

Students and survivors “Take Back the Night”

Haley Olson, Staff Writer

October 11, 2016

Survivors recalled their stories of domestic violence and sexual assault at the "Take Back the Night" rally on Oct. 6, 2016 at the Memorial Union Ballroom. The rally started at 7 p.m. and ended at 8:30 p.m. with the march down University Ave and a social gathering afterwards. October is national domestic violence a...

Veteran Entrepreneurs accepted for program at UND

Haley Olson, Staff Writer

October 11, 2016

The Center for Innovation started a program aimed towards disabled veterans to help entrepreneurs start up their own businesses. This is a three phase course. The Veterans Entrepreneurship Program (VEP) aims to instruct and mentor those accepted into the program to start their own business. The first p...

Take back the night

October 4, 2016

October 6, 2016, UND’s Women’s Center will be hosting Take Back the Night Rally starting at 7 p.m. in the Memorial Union Ballroom. After the Rally, a march down University Ave will take place with beverage and refreshments to follow. Take Back the Night Rally is an event that UND has been hosti...

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