MIRANDA STAMBLER | THE SPECTRUM The cookie dough milkshake is an iffy choice, depending on the cookie dough and ice cream combination.   Over the past year, many dessert places have had their grand openings in downtown Fargo. In…

Since March 2015, Miranda Meehan has been working as the North Dakota State Extension Livestock Environmental Stewardship Specialist. This year, she received the Communicator of the Year award. Meehan looks at livestock in environmental actions, including a research and…

Homeward Animal Shelter cares for many animals while they await their forever home. Right now, they have over 60 cats available on their website. These two friendly felines have been there since mid-October and are still looking for their…

North Dakota State student organization Collegiate Cattlewomen works to educate people on the beef industry all while creating a community between women in agriculture. They strive to spread awareness, especially among children on where food comes from. “A lot…

Owning a pet can be expensive, especially if you consider the initial costs of toys, food, litter boxes and crates, but to some the adoption fee can be the most intimidating. When an animal at a shelter has a…

The NDSU student organization Environmental Sustainability Club works to raise awareness of sustainability practices on campus, such as the multiple recycling areas. The organization strives to educate students on the importance of sustainability practices on campus and beyond. Environmental…

Now, I am used to Australian things leaving a bad taste in my mouth. As an avid Formula 1 fan, I am getting pretty sick of Australian driver Daniel Ricciardo failing to finish races due to mechanical failures. Him…

Staying healthy in college is difficult, especially when it comes to a cheap dinner option. Ditch the mashed potatoes and try out this spinach recipe, a healthy alternative side dish with plenty of flavor to complement your dinner entrée….