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A welcome sign to Westby, Wisconsin.

Norwegian America’s hidden dialects

Research shows how Norwegian-American dialects differ from standard modern Norsk Sada Reed Phoenix, Ariz. According to U.S. Census data, there are roughly 4.5 million people in the United States who claim Norwegian ancestry. The...

Some tolerate it hot

Wearing a bunad in desert heat isn’t easy, but many Norskies say it’s worth the sweat Sada Reed Tempe, Ariz. The bunad is a staple of Norway’s Constitution Day, or Syttende Mai, celebrations. Norwegians...

Book review: A quest of three rings

Sada Reed Tempe, Ariz. What begins in Middle-Age Egypt develops into a timeless saga, with memorable heroes whose dependence on faith and fortitude make them not just admirable, but relatable. The Kingdom of the...

Norway is worth every penny

Students at University of Minnesota share their study abroad experiences from Norway By Sada Reed University of Minnesota senior Megan Trench spent a semester at the University of Oslo through a HECUA Scandinavian Urban...