An Open Letter To UND From Ben Folds

Music doesn’t much better than that created by Ben Folds. Below is his open letter to UND.       AN OPEN LETTER TO ED SCHAFER PRESIDENT OF THE UNIVERSITY OF NORTH DAKOTA Dear President Schafer: We are writing to urge you to re-consider eliminating the entire music therapy program at the University of North…
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The Sound Of Music (Therapy)

I don’t know much, but I do know that music therapy is pretty close to being cutting edge. Cutting edge like the drone technology the University of North Dakota has so broadly embraced in the last few years. Too bad UND administrators can’t see the connection. Without going into detail, music therapy has helped countless…
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The Woods

Into the Woods is one of my very favorite musicals.  It’s story line is sort of a fairytale mashup featuring the likes of Cinderella, Little Red Riding Hood and Jack of Jack and the Beanstalk fame.  In one of the best lines from the show, reference is made to a character who perished in a…
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The Red River Trio (My Favorite Boy Band)

The Red River Trio:  Nariaki Sugirua (manager),  Fernando Vargas, (unknown), Keith Teepen, Vinicius Sant’Ana. The Red River Trio will be performing Sunday, October 27, at the North Dakota Museum of Art in Grand Forks at 3 pm and at Mayville State University in Mayville on Monday, October 28, at 7:30 pm.

Karen Nyberg

We’re going to be talking soon on WDAZ News @5 with UND graduate Karen Nyberg from the Gagarin Cosmonaut Training Center in Russia as she makes final preparations for a launch to the International Space Station.