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USDA Relocating Office

Some North Dakotans are looking to invite the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) to relocate their research offices to Fargo. This would bring about hundreds of jobs for the state. The USDA said they would like to have…

With the trials in the Savanna LaFontaine-Greywind case, missing and murdered women and children in the indigenous community have come to the forefront in Fargo. On Thursday, Oct. 11, people from the Native community marched in protest. The march…

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Heidi Heitkamp Visits NDSU

Sen. Heidi Heitkamp and other candidates spoke with students at a Q&A social event hosted by the North Dakota State College Democrats and Black Student Association on Thursday, Oct. 11. Students and community members filled A. Glenn Hill Center…

Sen. Heidi Heitkamp told WDAY on Tuesday she will not vote to appoint Brett Kavanaugh amid sexual assault allegations. The announcement is coming at a time when her midterm poll numbers are looking less than favorable, falling behind Kevin…

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Cyber-secure and hyper-aware

North Dakota Gov. Doug Burgum’s recent declaration of October as Cybersecurity Awareness Month elevated an issue that students and faculty are already calling attention to on campus. In a release, Burgum explained the motivation behind the declaration: “The global…

Many might know Rick Steves from his popular travel show on public television, but on Friday, Oct. 5 Steves will be in Fargo for a different reason: to talk about the legalization of marijuana. Steves will be at North Dakota…

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Scanning the Library

North Dakota State Libraries and the NDSU Graduate School have partnered to digitize graduate students’ theses and dissertations and make them free and open to the public. The theses and dissertations of NDSU graduate students were previously available through…

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NDSU Enrollment Decline

North Dakota State saw a slight decline in enrollment numbers for the fall 2018 semester. However, this decline was less severe than what was originally forecasted. The university expressed that it expects to see an approximate $5 million loss…

Members of the North Dakota State engineering staff attended an annual conference put on by the United States Department of Transportation (USDOT) and the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) in Baltimore, Maryland. One of the projects presented…

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Medical Monday: Alcohol

When students head off to college, it seems that one of the warnings often given by parents is “don’t party too hard.” Anybody who’s been to a party knows that there’s almost always alcohol involved. If students do choose…