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Lawmakers see savings for ND college students with online books

March 6, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

BISMARCK Lawmakers would like to see more cash in college students pockets by urging schools to move to a cheaper open textbook option, or online book, rather than the traditional printed book. Continue Reading

Could tougher voting laws squelch the youth vote?

August 4, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Gone are the days when young voters weren’t taken seriously. In 2008, they helped propel Barack Obama into the Oval Office, supporting him by a 2-1 margin. Continue Reading

Younger workers value meaning above pay, survey says

May 3, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

The recession has had an impact on workers of all generations, but the youngest generation is exhibiting a different work attitude than perhaps it once did, one study shows. Continue Reading

Washington case raises alcoholic energy drink concerns

October 25, 2010 in Grand Forks Herald

Sugary, high-alcohol energy drinks that are popular with college students who want to get drunk quickly and cheaply came under renewed scrutiny Monday as investigators announced that nine freshmen had been hospitalized after drinking them at an off-campus party.
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Poll: Technology brings connection, stress

October 7, 2010 in Grand Forks Herald

Technology has become so entwined with college students’ often frantic lives that most in a new survey say they’d be more frazzled without it. Continue Reading