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The North Dakota State student government has filled remaining positions for the current school year. The senate filled 11 seats that were remaining at the start of the year. New senators include Grant Gunderson, Asif Arshid, Emma Ewen, Nathaniel…

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More Than Just a Pipeline

The Obama administration on Friday halted a contentious 1,172-mile long pipeline that begins in North Dakota, for the time being. The Dakota Access Pipeline is expected to move 470,000 barrels of oil a day from the Bakken region to refineries in states…

counterfeit money

North Dakota State’s Memorial Union is home to big events and activities, but it is rarely home to bills over $50. Problems arose in January 2014 when a few instances occurred of Union shops encountering counterfeit money, The Spectrum reported. Secret Service officers…

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The University of North Dakota has a new nickname: the Fighting Hawks. The adoption of the new moniker comes following runoffs votes of five nicknames narrowed down to Fighting Hawks and Roughriders. Beginning in 2005, the NCAA prohibited the use…

bison catholic

In 1928, one of the oldest student organizations on North Dakota State’s campus was born. It persists, even though some studies estimate 80 percent of “cradle” Catholics in America leave the church by age 23. Thirty-six North Dakota Agricultural College…

The University of North Dakota has had the public buzzing with attention as of late. Soon, the University of North Dakota will have a nickname again. The buzz began back in 2012 when the well-known nickname “Fighting Sioux” was…

The main reason students go to college is for a greater opportunity of landing a good paying job in the future. However, according to a recent Forbes’ article, many popular majors at North Dakota State are among the least paying…

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In addition to dropping leaves and temperatures, another event makes a change in fall: Daylight Saving Time. At 2 a.m. Sunday, clocks will fall back an hour, to save more daylight, thus saving energy and electricity, as politicians thought…

Washing our hands is something students are taught at a young age. However, recent studies show we may not be doing as good of a job as we should on the matter. A Center for Disease Control study found that…

bike share

A popular transportation model is going away. For now. Great Rides Bike Share, which started in mid-March, will close for the winter season at 11:59 p.m. Sunday. Great Rides will accept bike returns after that time, but bike checkouts…