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Voter Turnout for StuGov Election Skyrockets

For the first time in four years, the University of Mary’s Student Government election had two candidates vying for the office of student-body president and vice president.


TOP NEWS STORIES


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Shipman and Stromme Win Election

Amidst the smell of chocolate fondue and the feeling of nervous excitement, University of Mary Student Government announced that Jason Shipman and Liv Stromme won the election for student body president and vice president on Thursday night in Chick’s Place.

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Eboo Patel Shares Interfaith Message With U-Mary

On Wednesday, March 26, author Eboo Patel came to the University of Mary and shared his powerful message of interfaith dialogue with students, faculty, and community members.

Bike 2 Believe

It started as a simple idea that set into motion one of the biggest fundraisers that any U-Mary student has ever conducted.

Course Evalutations

No, they're not junk mail. They are the course evaluations that will soon be finding their way into every University of Mary student’s email inbox.

Clothesline Project Returns to U-Mary
Clothesline Project Returns to U-Mary

This three day event referred to as, the Clothesline Project, is one of the various events that University of Mary social work students have prepared during the month of April to raise awareness about sexual assault.


TOP OPINION COLUMNS


Bringing Chivalry Back From the Grave

Chivalry is very much alive. I sincerely believe in the existence of true gentlemen. 

Making Sense of this Gluten-Free Frenzy

This brings my attention to the top trending diet of today: meet the “gluten-free” diet. Well, what is gluten?


TOP SPORT STORIES


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Falls Sports in Spring Ball

August might be five months away, but that hasn’t stopped the University of Mary fall sports teams from training day in and day out for their upcoming seasons. 

April Sports Updates & Stats

A sports update including statistics as of 4/12.

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Soccer In Spain

The University of Mary women’s soccer team is preparing for their week-long trip to Barcelona, Spain, during spring break of 2015. There, the Marauders will have the opportunity to bond as a team, attend a professional soccer game, play three games against local teams, and visit the beautiful tourist locations around the area.

Setting the Bar

In April of 2013, University of Mary strength and conditioning coach Michael Silbernagel took part in the Relentless powerlifting meet where he set the national record in the 242-pound weight class for total weight lifted in the deadlift, squat, and bench press events.  This year, Silbernagel took part in the same meet, but with slightly different aspirations.


FEATURES


Zac Melgaard Profile

Zac Melgaard, also known as Helm’s Deep, is a rapper and songwriter from Bismarck, N.D.

Mike Chaussee

Late last semester, Chaussee decided to take on a new opportunity as KXMB’s assignment editor and assistant news director. 


TOP ENTERTAINMENT


“Inherit the Wind” Explores Issue of Evolution

Director Beverly Huschka’s final theatrical production, “Inherit the Wind,” was performed April 3-6 in Arno Gustin Hall. 

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American Hustle

It was nominated for 10 Academy Awards and didn’t win a single one.  “American Hustle” is highly overrated, and, unless you are an avid watcher of GoodFellas parodies on YouTube, it’s not worth your time. I give it two stars out of five.


UPCOMING EVENTS


U-Mary Athletic Training Color Run

It’s time to get COLORFUL at this year’s U-Mary Athletic Training Student Association’s color run!  The Color My Stride 5k will take place Sunday, Sep 7 at 2 p.m. on the U-Mary campus.

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