Before he graduated in December, Drew Spooner co-founded seven student organizations at North Dakota State. The marketing graduate said starting clubs is simple, though turnover can be tough. “Nothing to it,” Spooner said of starting student organizations. “And joining…

They say they had fun and great opportunities. Eric McDaniel and Josh Fergel, 2015-16 student body president and VP, leave their office of student government Sunday. Their yearlong term saw a range of success, achievements and some ideas that shifted…

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Half the candidates written in for student senate positions won with less than 10 votes in this spring’s student body elections. Election results show 10 candidates written in for senate positions won with vote counts ranging from eight to…

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The Ins and Outs of SFAB

Student fees are proposed to increase by over $100 per semester starting in fall 2016, but before President Dean Bresciani’s sign-off, the student fee advisory board will have its say. The 14-member board meets Wednesday to vote on recommendations to…

NDSU athletics says their costs are growing. And students should help foot the bills. At open forums Jan. 22 and 25, Todd Phelps and Jack Maughan of NDSU athletics proposed a 35 percent increase in student fees funding athletics’ budget, increasing…

The questions were fewer and criticism less for NDSU athletics Monday. Returning to present a student fee increase proposal, athletics deputy director Todd Phelps and Jack Maughan, senior associate director for development, again presented athletics’ proposal to increase student…

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North Dakota State student government recently made shocking changes to its own constitution and is taking on a new role in the lives of students. Wooed by the recent release of the latest Star Wars episode, student government has renamed…

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Fact Sheet: 2016 Spring Tuition

Xiaoxi Wang pays $23,000 per semester as an international pharmacy student. The Jinan, China, native said she took a scholarship offer for North Dakota State’s “great pharmacy programs.” “I have sometimes between $12,000 to $18,000 tuition per semester,” Wang…

Students attending an open forum Friday regarding proposed student fee increases had criticism and questions for NDSU athletics. The Tier I organization requested a 35.5 percent increase in student fees from $4.70 per credit to $6.37 per credit over the…