Changing coaches, changing teammates

Henry Ford said, “Coming together is a beginning. Keeping together is progress. Working together is success.” The men’s and women’s soccer teams hope to achieve great things this season. The women’s team hopes to get to Nationals again and to get beyond the first round.

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The new and improved baseball team

Have you ever thought about why the baseball team is practicing early?
The baseball team is getting ready for the spring season by holding fall practices in which the new and returning players can get to know each other and also learn from each other. When asked how they felt about fall practice, the players all said that they loved it.

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Hardcore Parkour

Would you consider yourself as fight or flight? Or if the very idea of fight, and or flight, which is the negation of fight, all in all deems the whole predicament as plightful, how then would you evade a precarious circumstance, but slither away unbruised by the mental anguish of fleeing?

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Slurp Your Salary?

Mmmmm…Starbucks! If you are anything like me, then you love going to get a drink from this wonderful place. It’s so nice when my roommate and I can take a break and go get something delicious to drink. Now, I have never actually tried coffee, but I love the smell of it. I prefer non-coffee drinks, such as the Strawberries and Crème, or the creamy white hot chocolate.

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Full wardrobe, half the cost

It is a month into yet another school year which means your summer paychecks have paid for (in no specific order) your: monthly Ram Plan bill, textbooks, groceries, residence hall t-shirts, shampoo, suite décor, late night McDonald’s runs, toilet paper, and maybe even tithe at your church, leaving no spare cash for your fall wardrobe. But fear not, discounts are in sight! One of the perks of living in downtown Minneapolis is easy access to a plethora of inexpensive stores to meet all of your shopping needs.

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Entry

“Broken in pieces” are the words used to describe what Brianna Dornbusch has been feeling for the North Central community as she begins her journey as the new Entry Director.

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Adah Tibbetts

As most North Central students know, Business professor, Bill Tibbetts’ young daughter Adah went through a huge heart surgery this past year and is now in recovery mode. It all began when Adah was diagnosed with restricted cardiomyopathy. The only cure for this disease is a heart transplant, and even that is not a permanent cure.

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Your Turn: Intramural Edition

A cold Saturday morning. Franklin Park. The brisk air is filled with the shouts of students cheering the name of their floor. Some players wear cleats and UnderArmor; others, simply shorts and a t-shirt. However, all are united by the belt they wear with a colored flag attached at each side. With all of the sports played at North Central, whether it’s baseball, soccer or basketball, no sport gets quite the level of involvement that Intramural Football does. Cuts, scrapes, bruises and stitches; North Central students endure it all for the love of the game. And with 18 teams composed of the finest men and women North Central has to offer, team spirit is a necessity. Here’s what some students had to say about their team:

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Golf clap for Dean Goodwin

If you’ve stepped onto the floor of Two West Phillipps this year, you might have noticed a picture on the wall showcasing a strapping blonde youth playing quarterback for the former 1 West Men’s Intramural Football team. Who is this young man? None other than North Central’s own Dean Goodwin. And while he might be a decent quarterback, the sport where the sophomore Sports Management major really shines at North Central is Golf.

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New PSEO students hit the books at NCU

High school students across Minnesota are getting an early jump on the college experience through the PSEO (Post Secondary Enrollment Option) program. North Central sponsors 61 PSEO participants on campus. Another 68 students attend North Central’s satellite program for PSEO, the Y.E.A.H. (Youth Educated At Home) Academy in Roseville, Minn. The Academy is staffed by North Central adjunct faculty and offers students the opportunity to take North Central PSEO courses at the Roseville location.

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