Campus Culture


Easy-to-make snacks for the holiday season

Fri, 08 Dec 2017

By Amber Robinson Snow is falling and the Christmas season is calling. I’ve been enjoying being in the kitchen even more lately due to this wonderful time of year. This month I have selected some delicious recipes that have a healthier twist but are still perfect for satisfying that sweet tooth over this holiday season. Peanut Butter Fudge Ingredients: 2 to 3 cups of chocolate (I used...

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Hours of operation: Everything you always wanted to know about UJ but nobody told you

Fri, 03 Nov 2017

By Shayla King Junior Editor Happy Turkey Month! I hope you are all having a good year being that midterms are over and Thanksgiving is around the corner. May you all travel safe and go into a nice turkey coma. I know I will but before then I thought I would share when Java Hut, C-Store and Cafeteria hours of operation are. There has been some confusion and I am happy to help. Java Hut...

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Reasons to visit with a chaplain

Fri, 03 Nov 2017

By Candace Adams UJ Chaplain Perhaps, you are thinking, “I am not religious and I am uninterested in spiritual things.”  There is no need to be religious or even interested in spiritual things to chat with the chaplain. As the chaplain, I am interested in your life, all of it (the good and the bad). Life is a journey; it is filled with highs and lows. Typically, there are...

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Berry Granola, Raw Strawberry Cake are healthy desserts for Thanksgiving

Fri, 03 Nov 2017

By Amber Robinson Special to The Collegian For November, I decided to go with two healthy desserts that will be perfect for Thanksgiving! The first is a berry granola that is superfood packed. The Cacao nibs and chia seeds offer extra boosts of protein along with omegas, iron and antioxidants. The second is a delicious and filling cake that is sure to satisfy any sweet tooth without ha...

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Day of the Dead: A festival to celebrate loved ones who passed away

Fri, 20 Oct 2017

By Mirian Mendoza Staff Writer Autumn is most notably known as the Halloween season. There is a crisp wind blowing, the leaves are a mesmerizing array of golden and fiery hues, and summer seems like a distant memory. As the month of October comes to a close, families prepare themselves by selecting costumes and stocking up on savory candy that will be handed out to eager children waiting...

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Alone in the dark

Sat, 07 Oct 2017

Cold air colder winds and a new moon sort of night   a great wide wreck of stars above -- a sidereal masterpiece of shimmering and immortal intricacies   on a single side of the inkish horizon an amber arc wavers interminably, carving into the dark   but here beside and beneath a shifting oaken tree the night soaks and satu...

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Observing overhead this October

Sat, 07 Oct 2017

By Dr. Timothy Bratton Professor Emeritus of History and Amateur Astronomer At 7:08 a.m. CDST on Oct. 5, Venus and Mars will be less than 0.25 degree apart, their closest encounter since November 1995. The only bright planets in the night sky this month are Jupiter and Saturn, but both are sinking toward the sun and will disappear soon. But Venus, Mars and the moon will encounter each oth...

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Observing overhead this October

Sat, 07 Oct 2017

By Dr. Timothy Bratton Professor Emeritus of History and Amateur Astronomer At 7:08 a.m. CDST on Oct. 5, Venus and Mars will be less than 0.25 degree apart, their closest encounter since November 1995. The only bright planets in the night sky this month are Jupiter and Saturn, but both are sinking toward the sun and will disappear soon. But Venus, Mars and the moon will encounter each oth...

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An open letter to freshmen

Sat, 07 Oct 2017

By the University of Jamestown art department Congratulations on being accepted to the University of Jamestown. The campus is beautiful and so is your future once you have your degree in hand. If art is part of your career, here are some things to look forward to doing while studying here. We offer a full prerequisite curriculum to enter graduate schools of art. If you know the field of s...

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Amazing Corn Maze, Acres of Terror offer Halloween fun

Sat, 07 Oct 2017

North Dakota is known for some great Halloween activities in the area. Get a group a friends together and head to either Leonard, N.D., or Mandan, N.D., to the Amazing Corn Maze or Acres of Terror. Head out to Mandan for the Amazing Corn Maze. This attraction began in 2003 and has had different themes every year. The theme of the maze this year is “Harry Potter.” This is not yo...

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