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John Mitzel: Media Mishandling Of False Fraternity Allegations Reveals Ugly Stereotypes About Greek Life

John Mitzel: Media Mishandling Of False Fraternity Allegations Reveals Ugly Stereotypes About Greek Life

In late August, a despicable allegation—since proven to be false—was made against the men of Lambda Chi Alpha at the University of North Dakota. They were accused of committing a brutal assault motivated by a supposed hatred of their accuser’s sexual orientation. The allegation was so appalling, so outrageous, that merely seeing it in print could cause the

John Mitzel: UND's Proposed Tuition Model Is Bad For Students, Higher Education, And The State

The new tuition models under consideration by the UND administration should be of deep concern to UND students, the State Board of Higher Education, the North Dakota legislature, and the citizenry as a whole. From the discussion that has taken place, it appears that UND’s goal is to encourage more students to enroll in 15

John Mitzel: Measure 3 Doesn't Threaten Accreditation

Last week, Dickinson State University student Matthew Perdue submitted a letter expressing his concerns regarding Measure 3, legislation which would replace the existing State Board of Higher Education with a 3-member Commission of Higher Education. While we may share the status of “North Dakota student”, Perdue and I certainly come from different schools of thought

Democrat Legislative Leader Kenton Onstad Uses Official Letterhead For Fundraising Pitch

A SAB reader who also happens to be a registered lobbyist here in North Dakota sent me the photo of a letter, which you can read below, sent out as a fundraising pitch from House Minority Leader Kenton Onstad, a Democrat from District 4 (the lobbyist’s name has been redacted for obvious reasons). I’m told this letter

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