NDSU’s fight North Dakota State is doing its part in the fight against suicide. On Tuesday, Sept. 11, NDSU Libraries hosted an event to take part in National Suicide Prevention Week. Joining the NDSU Libraries was Prairie St. John’s…

, , ,

Medical Monday: Marijuana

As the discussion on the legalization of medical and recreational use continues across the state and the nation, marijuana is getting a reputation as a miracle drug, in both contexts, medical and otherwise. The data, however, is sparse, and…

,

Reinventing Fargo’s Recovery

First lady Kathryn Helgaas Burgum hosted North Dakota’s second Recovery Reimagined at the Fargo Civic Center on Wednesday, Sept. 4. The event was held to bring together professionals in the areas of addiction counsel and recovery. The first couple…

Air strikes in the rebel-controlled Idlib province of Syria are raising fears that the Syrian government will reclaim the territory at an enormous cost to civilians’ lives. An offensive on Idlib would mark “the beginning of the end of…

news

,

Mac Miller Dead at 26

Rapper Mac Miller, 26, was found dead at his Studio City, California home Friday, Sept. 7. Miller, whose real name was Malcolm McCormick, recently released an album “Swimming” on Aug. 3 and was about to start on a U.S….

news

, , , ,

Recovery Reinvented

North Dakota first lady Kathryn Helgaas Burgum will host Fargo’s second “Recovery Reinvented” at the Fargo Civic Center. The event is set to be “a day focused on advocacy, building recovery support in communities, the brain science of the…

,

Telomeres and Longevity

The North Dakota State department of biological sciences hosted a seminar with Britt Heidinger, an assistant professor in the department. Heidinger talked about the connection that telomeres may have between longevity, life-history trade-offs and life-experience. Another way of saying…

Three weeks into the school year and the North Dakota State Student Government has hit the ground running. They got started with three of their platform points in the summer months prior to school and are currently working on…

,

John McCain Remembered Locally

John McCain’s death sparked responses from senators in all 50 states, including his home state of Arizona. North Dakota is no different, with politicians both local and national paying respect to the senator. Gov. Doug Burgum, Sen. Heidi Heitkamp,…

A conversation that is spiking curiosity and actions from universities across the nation is how to be inclusive to students who identify as transgender, so what is North Dakota State doing about it? For Genesis Knoblach, an NDSU student…