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UND Staff Senate donates to local organizations

The UND Staff Senate will donate items to the Circle of Friends Humane Society and Sunshine Hospitality Home during its annual Tubs of Love campaign.

Tubs of Love committee lead Patricia Reed said the Staff Senate picks organizations based on the needs of each organization at the time.

"We do as much as we can to help," said Tyler Clauson, president of the Staff Senate.

Tubs of Love donation item ideas for Circle of Friends Humane Society: Bleach, hand soap, dish soap, sponges and other cleaning and laundry supplies. Pet items include non-clumping kitty litter, cat toys and dog toys.

Tubs of Love donation item ideas for Sunshine Hospitality Home: Coffee, pantry items, cases of bottled water and cleaning supplies.

Tubs will be at the following locations on campus: Aerospace (Odegard), EERC, Facilities, Medical School, Merrifield, Memorial Union, Twamley, Wellness Center, Chester Fritz Library, Housing, Law School, Engineering, McCannel Hall, Education, Gamble and Columbia Hall.

Donations will be accepted until Dec. 12.

Sydney Mook

Sydney Mook has been covering higher education at the Grand Forks Herald since May 2018. She previously served as the multimedia editor and cops, courts and health reporter at the Dickinson Press from January 2016 to May 2018.  She graduated from the University of South Dakota with a bachelor's degree in journalism and political science in three and half years in December 2015. While at the USD, she worked for the campus newspaper, The Volante, as well as the television news show, Coyote News. She also interned at South Dakota Public Broadcasting and spent the summer before her senior year interning in Fort Knox for the ROTC Cadet Summer Training program. In her spare time, Sydney enjoys cheering on the New York Yankees and the Kentucky Wildcats, as well as playing golf. If you've got an idea for a video be sure to give her a call!

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