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Going Platinum: UND's Gorecki Center achieves highest LEED building rating – why does it matter?
By Brian Johnson, University & Public Affairs writer For a building meant to conform to its environment, the University o...
11/21/13 at 10:14 AM UND Homecoming’s Sioux Awards Banquet set for Thursday, Oct. 10 10/9/13 at 2:37 PM
Dawn Botsford named Spirit Award recipient 9/12/13 at 8:28 PM
Lend A Hand to Rachel Smart
A benefit will be held Sunday, November 10th from 2-7pm at the Bowler, 2630 S University Drive in Fargo. Proceeds from a dinner, silent auction and bake sale will help Rachel who is battling Aplastic ...
11/8/13 at 1:22 AM Lend A Hand to Jay Jennison 11/5/13 at 7:22 PM
Lend A Hand to Justin Rheault 11/2/13 at 12:19 PM
2013 YWCA Cass Clay Purple Purse Campaign: Final Results
As part of Domestic Violence Awareness month in October, The Allstate Foundation launched the Purple Purse campaign to raise awareness surrounding domestic violence while simultaneously raising money ...
11/6/13 at 12:40 PM Video: Pass the Purple Purse for YWCA 10/7/13 at 9:11 AM
Vote for the YWCA in the VISIONBank Giving Hearts Day video contest! 2/7/13 at 10:18 AM
Is Comet ISON a slacker? / Win cash in comet photo contest
Comet ISON takes a beautiful picture as Damian Peach's recent photo attests. Feast your eyes on that Mediterranean-hued coma and long tail. How I wish it looked like that in a telescope.While there'...
10/28/13 at 11:58 AM
Literacy on your lawn
Book lovers cultivate mini-library culture in Fargo-Moorhead Kayla Van Eps, MSUM Multimedia Journalism Major Like flowers after a spring rain, tiny wooden boxes filled with books are popping up on...
10/22/13 at 9:33 AM
Fighting cancer not your typical extra-curricular activity
When a student says they are involved in an "extra curricular activity," the listenercan typicallyassume the student is involved in a sports-based activity. For this next group of students, and one Da...
9/28/13 at 6:00 AM Making Sense of the Dollars & Cents 9/17/13 at 3:29 PM
Davies educator honored for work with visually impaired 5/20/13 at 1:53 PM
American Indian Cancer Org
Today I met "Joy" from the American Indian Cancer Foundation. She was a joy. Joy was outgoing, vivacious, and jam packed full of knowledge. I could of listened to her talk all day. It was the 35th An...
6/21/13 at 4:13 PM Mark Your Calender for This Fundraiser 12/10/12 at 7:16 AM
Oct. 3rd-6-8 p.m., Acoustic Music 10/2/12 at 6:44 AM
Scholarships available for children to attend College for Kids
Minnesota State University Moorheads College for Kids received a grant from the Fargo-Moorhead Area Foundation for $4,500. The grant will be used for scholarships to help cover the cost of classes for...
6/18/13 at 11:55 AM Leadership program begins in September for nonprofits 8/28/12 at 10:04 AM
MSUM College for Kids receives grant from Fargo-Moorhead Area Foundation 6/11/12 at 1:08 PM
Beds for Kids
Gavin and Rosie: The Litchfield Rotary Foundation is doing great things for our community. The latest project "Beds for Kids" is making sure children in Meeker County have beds to sleep on. In the p...
6/10/13 at 9:07 AM
Vaccines for Africa
Students at Concordia are taking action to help save lives in Africa by raising funds to purchase vaccines that fight the effects of meningitis. Its called the Meningitis Vaccine Project and a donati...
4/9/13 at 9:28 AM
Group plans first-ever auction for S.D. bighorn sheep tag
The Midwest Chapter of the Wild Sheep Foundation annually auctions off a North Dakota bighorn sheep tag, but this year, for the first time ever, the Northfield, Minn.-based group is auctioning off a S...
3/14/13 at 9:02 AM Cancellations roll in after Pennsylvania sports show bans display of rifles 1/23/13 at 10:44 AM
Pittman-Robertson Act marks 75 years of conservation success 9/5/12 at 10:43 AM
Moorhead Area Education Foundation sponsors phonathon
The Moorhead Area Education Foundation will sponsor the 22nd annual MAEF Phonathon from 6:30-9 p.m. Monday, Feb. 25 and Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2013, in the Moorhead High School commons. Last year, more th...
2/20/13 at 9:56 AM Moorhead High’s Nina Grollman named YoungArts Finalist 1/14/13 at 3:38 PM
Moorhead Area Education Foundation sponsors phonathon 2/16/12 at 9:37 AM
VIDEO: Thank You, Thank You, Thank You
Wow. I cannot believe how successful our first attempt Giving Hearts Day was. We went into it without any expectations, so we set a modest goal that we hoped could be met with a little encouragement. ...
2/15/13 at 12:02 AM VIDEO: Where We Come From 2/7/13 at 8:35 AM
Looking back, looking forward 1/20/13 at 5:40 PM
Open Your Heart on Giving Hearts Day!
Lake Agassiz Habitat for Humanity makes a difference every day by building homes and hope in Cass and Clay Counties and opening doors of opportunities for families. Your generous support means the wor...
2/7/13 at 12:00 PM Lake Agassiz Habitat for Humanity Dedicates Home Builders Care Build 10/15/12 at 10:48 AM
Meet the Nelson Family 9/19/12 at 11:13 AM
See how Mrs. Heart learned about HERO
2/5/13 at 12:46 PM How to be a part of Giving Hearts Day for HERO 1/16/13 at 1:55 PM
HERO on Feel Good Friday 1/4/13 at 3:00 AM