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Workin’ for The Weekend

Demetria Slyt, Opinion Writer February 8, 2021

Almost everyone knows the struggle of trying to juggle a job, on top of the never-ending course work, while going to college. Your job may be on-campus, off-campus, or even an online or “remote” job....

UND Art Collections Hosts Fourth Annual North Dakota Human Rights Arts Festival at the Empire Arts Center

UND Art Collections Hosts Fourth Annual North Dakota Human Rights Arts Festival at the Empire Arts Center

Kylee Danks, News Writer February 8, 2021

This year’s festival started in January at the Plains Art Museum in Fargo, showcasing the work of 50 artists from drawings and poetry to virtual reality. 2020 being a challenging year, it...

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“This Is Me. You. Us.”

Brianna Mayhair, News Editor January 25, 2021

 A class of undergraduates at the University of North Dakota (UND) wrote, edited, and published “This Is Me. You. Us.” a collection of entries ranging from 100 to 500 words. The topics in the...

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The Glamorization of Overworking

Brooke Kruger, Opinion Writer November 30, 2020

With the end of the semester nearing, students are buckling down for final exams. If you eavesdropped on a conversation amongst college students, one might hear, “I was up all night studying”, “I...

Should University Students be Required to Wear Masks?

Should University Students be Required to Wear Masks?

Brooke Kruger, Opinion Writer September 14, 2020

Since the beginning of COVID-19, health organizations and disease centers have been very controversial about whether masks are effective in reducing the rate of infection. Recently, the Centers for...

The Wellness Center and Covid-19

The Wellness Center and Covid-19

Brianna Mayhair, News Editor September 14, 2020

Class is in session and homework is piling up, so take a break from studying and go to the Wellness Center for some exercise!  Through an email on Sept. 3, Christopher Suriano, Director of Wellness...

Study Abroad Fair

Study Abroad Fair

Kate Willett, News Writer September 13, 2020

This week, Monday, Sept. 14 through Friday, Sept.18, the University of North Dakota (UND) is hosting its Study Abroad Fair. Due to Covid-19 concerns, this event will be hosted virtually. Students are encouraged...

The Power of Thank You Cards

The Power of Thank You Cards

Brianna Mayhair, News Editor August 31, 2020

A few days ago, it was my birthday. I’m thankful that I have family and friends that wish me well and send me the annual birthday card or even treat me with a gift or dinner. I thank them in person...

COVID-19: UND and the Situation in North Dakota

COVID-19: UND and the Situation in North Dakota

Kate Willett, News Writer August 31, 2020

The number of coronavirus cases, or COVID-19, on campus continue to rise. Unfortunately, after the explosion of COVID-19 in some of the fraternities and sororities, the cases only continued to expand into...

UND and the Empire Theatre

UND and the Empire Theatre

Allie McAthie, Guest Writer May 5, 2020

For the past 101 years, Grand Forks has been home to the Empire Theater, a traditional movie theater in the heart of downtown. To someone passing by in recent years, especially after the terrible Red River...

Animal Adoptions on the Rise

Brianna Mayhair, News Writer 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...

UND Greeks cite charitable activities as a benefit of membership

UND Greeks cite charitable activities as a benefit of membership

Natalie Pike, Guest Writer May 5, 2020

In the fall semester at University of North Dakota, sororities and fraternities welcome new members into their organizations with lofty goals: to develop leadership skills, encourage brotherhood and sisterhood,...

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