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Hunting Mountain Mushrooms

Terra Breeden, Staff Reporter

March 24, 2016

Filed under Community, Outdoor, Sustainability, Travel

With their spongy, brain-like appearance and mottled brown coloring, morels look more like a discarded bathroom loofah than a gourmet treat. However, these wild North American mushrooms are prized for their nutty, steak-like fla...

Spanish: Just speak it

Jamie Wanzek, News Editor

March 3, 2016

Filed under Campus, Community, Travel

  The act of learning a foreign language not only broadens one's dimensions of communication, it also strengthens listening skills and memory. According to the results of the Louisiana Report on foreign language “Stude...

Diamond Peak Rail Jam: One Fine Day

Bliss Summerstone, Staff Reporter

March 3, 2016

Filed under Community, Outdoor

Snowboarders were flipping over in the air on Friday, February 26 at Diamond Peak's Rail Jam competition, and the weather was a sunny warm 57 degrees.  Out of the hundred spectators a half dozen were seen wearing shorts and ...

Boreal Banked Slalom Competition

Rachel Lightner, Staff Reporter

March 3, 2016

Filed under Community, Outdoor, Sports

The weather was near the 60s.  The parking lot was packed.  Spirits were high at the second annual Boreal Banked Slalom on Saturday, Feb. 20, at Boreal Mountain. With nearly 200 competitors, and a large portion being Sierra Neva...

Major and minor decisions

Danni Hicks, Staff Reporter

November 13, 2015

Filed under Campus, Community, News

Dan O’Bryan, associate provost and Humanities and Social Sciences chair, meets with students every semester to discuss classes, graduation petitions, majors and minors. He and other advisers organize students’ schedules...

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