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A conversation with Kimberly Clausing ’91, Biden appointee at the Treasury Department

Felipe Jimenez May 16, 2021

Three Carleton alumni have recently been nominated or appointed to positions in the Biden administration. Elizabeth Watson ’96 was nominated by President Biden on April 27 to fulfill the role of Assistant...

President Poskanzer to step down, retain role as Professor of Political Science

Felipe Jimenez September 25, 2020

On August 28th, Carleton President Steven Poskanzer announced that he would retire from his presidential position following the end of the 2020-2021 academic year.  In an email to the Carleton...

David Estrems farm in Nerstrand, Minnesota. / Source: Ryan Flanagan.

Supply chain breakdown and economic downturn hurt Northfield-area farmers

Felipe Jimenez May 23, 2020

COVID-19 has created a bleak economic outlook for Rice County farmers. The pandemic has paralyzed the global economy and disrupted critical supply chains, preventing farm products from seamlessly reaching...

“70s Alabama in modern Minnesota”: Q&A with “Tuscaloosa” director Philip Harder

“70s Alabama in modern Minnesota”: Q&A with “Tuscaloosa” director Philip Harder

Felipe Jimenez April 17, 2020

If you were on campus during Fall term 2017, you may have noticed that for a couple weeks there, Carleton seemed to have been turned into a Hollywood film lot. Cameras were everywhere: crews capturing...

CarlDems and SARC protest Minneapolis Trump rally

Felipe Jimenez October 18, 2019

Last Thursday, 18 Carleton students journeyed north in an organized venture to join protesters on the streets of downtown Minneapolis in defiance of a reelection campaign rally held by President Trump...

Chapel celebrates organ renovation with rededication concert

Chapel celebrates organ renovation with rededication concert

Felipe Jimenez October 4, 2019

“There’s nothing like the majestic sound of an organ,” said Kerry Raadt, Director of Events, on Sunday, September 29 as Carleton College welcomed renowned organist Matthew O’Sullivan for a concert...

Students Rally Against Gun Violence with Local Speakers

Felipe Jimenez April 29, 2018

Last Friday, April 20, student organizations Carleton Democrats (CarlDems), the Democratic Students of America (DSA) and Mental Health Awareness Collective (MHAC) held the Carls Against Gun Violence...

Local Reverend Seeks Minnesota House Seat

Felipe Jimenez April 14, 2018

Northfield First United Church of Christ (UCC) Rev. Todd Lippert announced his candidacy for the Minnesota House of Representatives on March 21st, with the intention of getting the Democratic-Farmer-Labor...

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