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UND business and public administration students find classroom is all around them in D.C.
University of North Dakota Associate Professor of Political Science and Public Administration Dana Harsell recalls chatting a few years ago with a dean from one of those fancy public policy schools sm...
3/15/13 at 9:48 AM
Presidents' Day Word Search
Here is a word search I created with words that relate to President's Day. Print as many copies as you like. Enjoy! Click on the link below to download the puzzle: http://legacy.grandforksherald.com/p...
2/14/13 at 4:00 PM
Forum Communications Co. newspapers score big in annual Minnesota Newspaper Association contest
FARGO, N.D. -Forum Communications Co.newspapers received more than 140 awards, ranging in categories from "Best Local Breaking News Story" to "Best Website" during the 2011-2012 Better Newspaper Conte...
2/4/13 at 12:06 PM
Godfather of Charts
Below is one of thewinners ofthis year's Wonky Awards as posted in the Washington Post's Wonkblog. We re-post it here (without permission). Best use of graphs: Chris Coonss remembrance of Kent Conrad...
12/29/12 at 9:46 AM
Post-Eastern Washington Thoughts
UND went out to Cheney, WA on Saturday and got beat 55-17. UND fans are left with more questions than answers after that game, as are we. The #7 ranked Eagles did pretty much whatever they wanted on o...
10/8/12 at 12:13 PM Week 6 Preview - #7 Eastern Washington Eagles 10/5/12 at 1:30 PM
Denzel Washington just might be one of our best living actors. He's not held down by genre or type-casting. He's brilliant. And he shines in Safe House. He plays a rogue CIA agent, Tobin Frost, who is...
2/13/12 at 9:09 PM Unstoppable suspense 11/15/10 at 6:30 PM
The Tornado that Saved Washington
It was on August 24, 1814 that British troops occupied Washington,D.C.and set fire to many of the public buildings in the still relatively new national capital, including the presidential mansion. Man...
8/19/11 at 12:38 PM East Coast Record? 2/8/10 at 4:21 AM
The Windiest Place is... 1/26/10 at 3:08 AM
A Grand time in Grand Forks!
Blake is on Spring Break this week from NDSU. Unfortunately for me, there is no Spring Break in the "real world". Deciding I deserved a day off anyway, I took Friday off from work and decided we shoul...
3/19/11 at 9:13 PM "Why the heck did you move to Fargo?" 3/17/11 at 3:21 PM
ELCA joins interfaith religious leaders to address anti-Muslim rhetoric
From an ELCA press release: The Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) joined a coalition of Christian, Jewish and Muslim leaders to denounce rising anti-Muslim rhetoric and bigotry in the...
9/8/10 at 9:06 PM