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Dr. Amna Khalid hosts panel of scholars to discuss Hamline ‘Islamophobic’ incident

Written in collaboration with Ben Rosenberg, reporter at the Hamline Oracle of Hamline University. This event, titled “What Happens When Students Are Offended by Course Materials?” came about in response to the recent controversy surrounding Hamline University’s dismissal of adjunct art history professor Dr. Erika López Prater after she included…

Board of Trustees meeting summary published, to vote on divestment in February

On Monday, October 31, President Alison Byerly confirmed that following an informal discussion on Friday, the Board of Trustees agreed to vote on the question of divestment in their February session.  “I think [trustees] are very aware and have been for some time of the strong community feeling [regarding divestment],”…

A rank down of every major at Carleton: part two

I am back again to hate on your major some more. It came to my attention that some people felt bad that their major did not make the previous part, indicating that it is in one of the lower tiers. That’s unfortunate. Keep in mind that the rankings below only…

A rank down of every major at Carleton: part one

After writing one too many opinion articles about how majors don’t matter, and how no major is better than the other (despite difficulty), I’ve realized I was wrong. The truth is, every time I am in one of those ‘introduction circles’ in class or a club my ears lose interest…

Changes to the Alcohol and Drug Policy unveiled at CSA Senate

At the Carleton Student Association Senate meeting on Monday, October 12, CSA President Jancyn Appel ’23 presented changes the college has made to its Alcohol and Drug Policy. The changes were made following the legalization of recreational use of hemp-derived marijuana under Minnesota state law.  The state recently moved to…

Students seeking extra work hours find employment off-campus

While Jancyn Appel ’23 frequents students’ inboxes in her role as student body president, she also frequents Northfield’s local Target as a cashier.  “On campus, I work in the Admissions Office, which has really inconsistent hours,” she said. “Off-campus, I work at Target and Pizza Lucé.”   Appel and 80% of…