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Mon, 01 May 2017

My name is Caleb Gwerder and I am humbled to have this opportunity in representing the graduating Jimmie class of 2017 and speaking before you all today. As our excitement settles in and us students are about to become alumni, I ask only one thing from administration, that is, please refrain from requesting donations from us for at least one week, thank you.  I must let you all know that t...

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Art Happenings - Graduation kicks off fresh beginnings for seniors

Mon, 01 May 2017

Publication Date By Sharon Cox,  Associate Professor of Art, Special to The Collegian Ah…the freedom from studying, from getting to classes on time and from dorm rooms and cafeteria food. Ah, the responsibility now of getting a job, washing all your own clothes, of auto insurance, of apartment rental, of making new friends and the responsibility of managing meals, rent, work, dis...

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Book Notes - ID201: To Read or Watch? Why not Both?

Mon, 01 May 2017

By Paige Stewart, Reference/Instruction Librarian Special to The Collegian  Sometimes it seems that popular media is completely running out of ideas. I guarantee that there will be a blockbuster this summer that features explosions, muscled men, and scantily clad women a la Michael Bay. How do I know this? Because there is always a summer movie that features fast cars, attractive wom...

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What is Character in Leadership? - A Message to the CIL Class of 2017

Mon, 01 May 2017

By  Liz Hunt, Director,  Character in  Leadership Program Special to The Collegian  This past fall, during and following the election, I had several people, both Democrats and Republicans, ask me if I felt my job in teaching leadership was pointless, particularly given the lack of character and integrity shown by the leadership in Washington. My response, of course,...

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For Heaven’s Sake - What Planet Dominates the Night Sky?  Jupiter May!

Mon, 01 May 2017

By Tim Bratton, Ph.D., (Retired Historian and Amateur Astronomer), Special to The Collegian  May 2 (Tues.): First Quarter Moon occurs at 9:47 p.m. CDT, when it will be 49.6 degrees above the SW horizon, 90 degrees east of the Sun, 32 minutes of arc in apparent diameter, and 234,885 miles away.  It will be then 4.15 degrees to the lower right of blue-white Regulus (Alpha...

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Sports - UJ Baseball

Mon, 01 May 2017

By Landon Uetz Following a loss on Monday, April 17th, the University of Jamestown baseball team has an overall record of 30-15 (11-5 in the NSAA).  The Jimmies went 1-3 against the #5 team in the country, Bellevue University, in West Fargo on April 14-15.  The lone victory came on a walk-off home run, snapping Bellevue’s 27 game win streak.   It has been a roller coaste...

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Photo Essay - The place I call home

Mon, 01 May 2017

Photo Essay by Olivia Reivas Photo Journalism with Mary Weber  On the corner of Vineyard Avenue and Conata Street, hidden in the hills of Duarte, lies a blue stucco house where I have lived the past nineteen years.  I have explored all the parts of the town, from the serenity of nature up in the hills to the bustling life below.  The mornings consist of brown bears and their c...

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Photo essay - Punti Cana

Mon, 01 May 2017

Phot Essay by Brady Steffes Photo Journalism with Mary Weber  My name is Brady Steffes, and over the first week of April my family and I went to Punti Cana in the Dominican Republic. We also went with two other families that are good family friends. Out of all the trips that I have been on, which is five, this one was by far the most fun. There were so many interesting and new things th...

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Photo essay - A New World

Mon, 01 May 2017

Photo essay by Shayla King Photo Journalism with Mary Weber  Compared to High School, College is a completely new world; all grades have a different view on college but more so freshmen. Freshman are new and young, they have not been here years to become bitter or overly excused by the system. A lot can happen in a year and thoughts change, some for the better, some not. The goal of thi...

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UJ Students Receive NDPC Awards

Mon, 01 May 2017

NDPC college contest honors student journalists, broadcasters FARGO, N.D. — More than 100 entries from students at five schools North Dakota and Minnesota colleges were received for the annual North Dakota Professional Communicators (NDPC) College Communications Contest. Winners of the 2017 contest were recognized during the organization’s spring conference luncheon on April 21, 201...

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