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El Niño Awakens, Strikes

North Dakota is an odd, varying state, to say the least. We have a record low temperature of -60 degrees Fahrenheit and record high of 121. This may sound like a meteorology lecture to you, but I swear it…

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While global warming and my ego are keeping temperatures comfortably mild this December, winter is here. With this nine-month season comes challenges and rewards, especially for those unstable enough to run outside. Sure, North Dakota State students pay for…

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Spreading the Christmas Joy

After a long, generic compilation of Beatles music concludes, the store is filled with a jovial fade-in of Christmas bells, signifying the start of a new album, a holiday one at that. Two adolescents near me smile and nod…

girl in the snow

Dear readers, As winter creeps ever closer to our beloved prairie, we must all adapt to survive. I have learned, however, that some of our students may not be fully prepared for what awaits. I recently spoke with a freshman…

babbling brook

Late autumn brings more chores than raking leaves at North Dakota State. Removal of bike racks, winterizing the Babbling Brook and cutting flowers and grass are some of the many tasks the campus groundskeepers undertake this time of year. Making…

We’re in the thick of it now. A North Dakota winter, that is. Ah yes, that season of seasons has reared its (un)pleasant head again. But lament not, fine reader! In a season that sees temperatures range from 40…

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When freezing-cold temperatures come upon us, we have some options. Fly south, stay inside when possible or spend time enjoying the outdoors. The latter is the one I enjoy most and encourage the rest of NDSU students to pursue….