Haugland is Midwest Nest's writing and an ad sales intern. He is currently studying journalism at North Dakota State University. Haugland is involved in many student organizations including the student newspaper, The Spectrum, and the student radio station, KNDS 96.3. He is also involved in advocating and fundraising for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital and is the president of his fraternity. Haugland is eager to write about the people of our area and the unique enrichment they provide to our community.