North Dakota State University

There’s now an college atheist group at North Dakota State University! The student newspaper on campus ran an article about the group here.

The new club is not looking to start any debates or cause trouble, [club founder Dacotah] Melicher said.

“The old atheist group had to deal with protesters and people who were close-minded, but if a group like Campus Crusaders [sic] for Christ (CRU) wants to have an exchange of speakers or a debate to talk about the difference, I think it would be a good idea,” Melicher said.

Tyson Muhs, a senior majoring in physical education, is a member of CRU and said he would attend a debate but not participate because he does not know enough about atheism.

“I respect them for the beliefs they have, but I don’t think it is right,” Muhs said. “If they want to form a group and talk about their issues, more power to them.”

On a side note, there are 9823243 spelling mistakes in the article. And the headline reads: “Lawmakers question $40 million in university system travel”… what’s going on in North Dakota’s journalism school?


[tags]atheist, atheism, North Dakota State University, Dacotah Melicher, Campus Crusade for Christ, CRU, Tyson Muhs[/tags]


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