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Animal Adoptions on the Rise

Finding forever homes for animals in need of one
May 5, 2020

There is some positivity amongst the chaos. Adoption and fostering for animals have increased due to the pandemic with some shelters now experiencing empty kennels for the first time in years. Through...

Census 2020

Census 2020
March 10, 2020

2020 is a big year for the United States, not only are we electing a new president but we are  also participating in a nationwide effort to count our population through the Census. Starting in 1970...

Recovery Reinvented

Recovery Reinvented
A conversation with North Dakota’s First Lady
November 19, 2019

On Tuesday, Nov. 12, North Dakota’s First Lady Kathryn Helgaas Burgum hosted her annual Recovery Reinvented event alongside North Dakota’s Governor Doug Burgum. Recovery Reinvented has been the First...

The JUCO way to go

Hayden Galvin (left) and Lenny Nelson (right) recently transferred to the UND football program from junior colleges around the country.
Looking at the rise in Junior College transfer
February 11, 2018

In recent years, it’s become a norm for many student athletes to be recruited out of high school and receive offers to attend various schools to play their sport. For some, the non-conventional route...

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

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

Jordan Krueger pilots a UAV (unmanned aerial vehicle) during a UND UAS Club metting on Monday, May 1, 2017.
May 5, 2017

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...

Grand Forks bus routes restructured

The Metro Transit Center in downtown Grand Forks, N.D. is the main hub for the Cities Area Transit (CAT) bus service, which travels throughout the community.
May 5, 2017

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...

Working for diversity and inclusion on campus

May 5, 2017

For those looking to return to the university for this upcoming semester, there are opportunities to seek and engage with some of the departments the campus has to offer. The Diversity and Inclusion Department...

Summer sessions

Chris Logan was named as head coach of the women's soccer program on December 14, 2016.
UND Athletes give their summers to their sport
May 5, 2017

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...

Join Hall Government

Brannon, Selke, McVey, Noren and West are residence halls west of the English Coulee on campus.
May 5, 2017

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...

Greek life at UND

Sigma Alpha Epsilon (SAE) is one of many fraternties on the UND campus.
May 5, 2017

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...

You’re not alone

UCC has information on-hand for many needs, such as suicide prevention, coming out, perfectionism, etc. for clients of the center.
Don't be afraid to use your resources
May 5, 2017

College is a great time in peoples lives full of new experiences, people and knowledge. It’s also a period of transition that can cause large amounts of stress. Leaving home for the first time isn’t...

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