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Stifling the Gophers

Stifling the Gophers

Adam Gunderman, Staff Writer

November 22, 2016

The women’s hockey team held the University of Minnesota Golden Gophers winless at Ralph Englestad Arena last weekend for only the second time in program history. Both Friday and Saturday, the Fighting Hawks and Gophers ended their matchups in ties, 2-2. Any time the Gophers  and the Hawks play,...

Hawks rest in no. 7 spot

Hawks rest in no. 7 spot

Allyson Bento, Sports Editor

November 22, 2016

Last Sunday morning the UND football team and fans gathered at Buffalo Wild Wings and waited to see whether their hard work and perseverance paid off to earn a seed in the playoffs.  The selection show on ESPNU answered their prayers as the Fighting Hawks found their place in the seventh seed. The...

Mushing Huskies

Mushing Huskies

Jack Harvey, Staff Writer

November 22, 2016

After six consecutive winless results, the UND men’s hockey team can sleep a little easier at night after sweeping the St. Cloud State Huskies. Not only does this end the streak, but it also marks as the first time since 1998 when UND swept the Huskies in St. Cloud. “That (sweep stat) was something...

Philippine culture night

Philippine culture night

Stephanie Hollman, Staff Writer

November 22, 2016

Students, faculty and members of the community packed the loading dock to watch performances, expand their knowledge of the Southeast Asian archipelago, and of course, get a taste of traditional cuisine at the University of North Dakota’s annual Philippine Cultural Night this past Thursday night. The...

Little Bangkok is expensive but worth it

Little Bangkok is expensive but worth it

Declan Hoffman, Staff Writer

November 22, 2016

An overall average experience, and maybe less depending on your luck, Little Bangkok of East Grand Forks offers a vast selection of traditional Japanese sushi and other oriental noodles or stir fry dishes for prices that keep expectations far higher than what is delivered. Offering everything from...

Major of the week: Information Systems

Major of the week: Information Systems

Jacob Notermann, Staff Writer

November 22, 2016

For the past few months, I have been informing the reader on the lesser-known or more interesting majors offered at UND. There have been well-known majors with crowds and those with only a handful of students. There have been majors for incredibly competitive fields and those starving for personnel. For...

“A Man of No Importance” impresses the crowd

“A Man of No Importance” impresses the crowd

Nick Sallen, Editor-in-Chief

November 22, 2016

The year is 1964 in Dublin, Ireland. Alfie Byrne (Tyler Folkedahl) is the director of an amateur theatre troupe which has been shut down by Father Kenny (Matt Stevens). Alfie wants to stage a production of “Salome” at his church, where the theatre troupe is based, despite the objections of church...

Green Rabbit Press Comic #6

Green Rabbit Press Comic #6

Joshua Kolbow, Cartoonist

November 22, 2016

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Cameron’s Corner, The Hold Steady

Cameron Campbell, Staff Writer

November 22, 2016

“She said always remember, never to trust me. She said that the first night that she met me. She said there’s going to come a time where I’m going to have to go, with whoever’s going to get me the highest” Craig Finn, front man for the band The Hold Steady sings this lyric to open up they’re...

The Electoral College; a relic or a necessity?

Dave Owen, Opinion Editor

November 22, 2016

As a result of this current election, there has been a great debate in this country whether or not it is acceptable for our nation to elect an individual to the position of president without them winning the popular vote, and what if any legitimate purpose could the electoral college hold in the modern...

“Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them” impresses

Emily Gibbens, Staff Writer

November 22, 2016

“Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them” is an exciting, fantasy spin-off of the Harry Potter series. The movie came out on Nov. 18, 2016, and is based upon the script written by J.K. Rowling who took inspiration from a textbook mentioned within in the Harry Potter books and films. The British...

Implications of media bias

Sean Cleary, Copy Editor

November 22, 2016

Election year media coverage often brings up a recurring topic of debate: media bias. This cycle was certainly no exception, and the debate won’t be going away anytime soon. I’ve always found it peculiar when critics of the media choose to use the term “the media” in the first place. The media...

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