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Feel free to skate, just not here

Leah Meltzer May 29, 2015

CAMS Professor Cecilia Cornejo and her family moved to Northfield about five years ago. One of the main reasons for their move, aside from job offers to teach at Carleton, was that Northfield has been...

Nature, cruel and complex

Leah Meltzer May 16, 2015

ENTS Professor Tsegaye Nega has not followed what you might call a typical trajectory towards becoming a professor. Having grown up in Ethiopia during a time of widespread famine, he knew from a young...

Admissions woos South and West

Leah Meltzer May 9, 2015

Ten years ago, about half of all Carleton students came from the Midwest. Over the past decade, admissions has seen that proportion decrease to about 40%. Emerging statistics released by current demographic...

Skin Deep Finally Wins Funding

Leah Meltzer February 13, 2015

Despite concerns about legal issues, the CSA Senate agreed Feb. 9 to fund Carleton’s new nude magazine Skin Deep. Legal concerns focused on the possibility of a third party scanning or photographing...

Successful MLK dinner raises questions about race

Leah Meltzer January 24, 2015

On Monday evening, Carleton students came together in the Weitz atrium to celebrate the birthday and life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. The event featured speeches and spoken word presentations from...

Aid Budget Can’t Help All

Leah Meltzer November 1, 2014

Carleton’s admissions brochures highlight the College’s generous financial aid policies and its diverse study body. Yet, Carleton is a need-aware school rather than a need-blind school, calling into...

Sex Pubs Debut

Leah Meltzer October 11, 2014

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