Dakota Student

Cursive writing + snail mail

Cursive writing + snail mail
April 21, 2020

With the current state of the world as it is, technology is seemingly becoming the new norm for how education and learning is being effectively completed. Though before quarantine and technology became...

Taking a Bite at Apple

Taking a Bite at Apple
The reality of the Apple ecosystem
September 10, 2019

I have taken a vow to never purchase an Apple product. This isn't because I'm snobby a-hole who thinks anything Apple is bad. As a matter of fact, I think many Apple products are fine for what they offer. In...

A Different Kind of Race

A Different Kind of Race
April 16, 2019

The University of North Dakota held its first Collegiate Drone Racing Championship in the High Performance Center this weekend.   Students from across the nation came to campus to compete for...

Universal Basic Income

Universal Basic Income
A way to help provide for our future with technology
February 26, 2019

The future is coming. Automated cars, trucks and services will be the way. We already have self-driving cars in the works. Automated grocery services such as Amazon Go, where you can walk in and walk out...

Smartphones are ruining our memories

Details that were once easily remembered such as phone numbers and addresses are now commonly forgotten thanks to mobile devices and apps that store such information.
April 16, 2018

Over the past few years, I have noticed that I rely more and more on my smartphone for just about everything. There are so many convenient apps for anything and everything that you might need. If...

Kids and technology

April 8, 2018

I recently visited an elementary school through a pen pal program and got to experience an hour in the life of a fourth grader. I haven’t been in a fourth-grade classroom since I was in elementary school...

Technology in moderation

September 15, 2017

Communication technologies have transformed our way of life indefinitely. We can connect with people who we might otherwise never meet, around the world, instantly. Social media is at the forefront of...

Upcoming career fair

January 31, 2017

Through her years as a faculty member of the University of North Dakota, Ilene Odegard, the Director of Career Services, has seen a great number of students attend the university’s career fair. Odegard...

Load more stories
The student news site of University of North Dakota