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Carleton women’s hockey team prepares for game against St. Olaf this Sunday

Adria Major, Contributing Writer February 16, 2024

The women’s hockey team at Carleton (WHAC), with 28 people on the roster, has been practicing twice a week and gearing up for their first game of the season against St. Olaf. The game is on Feb. 18 at...

From the archives: Beyond the Carleton bubble

Abby Hellman, Staff Writer February 16, 2024

Note from the Editor: This article was originally published on Feb. 21, 2014. The Carletonian is 133 years old, with over 3,400 issues published since its inception. To reflect and learn from the newspaper’s...

Folded books in the library

Folded books in the library

Mileana Borowski, Managing Editor February 16, 2024

On Monday, Feb. 5, the Laurence McKinley Gould Library hosted an origami book making session from 2:00-3:00 p.m. Abigail Merritt, Gould Library Conservator, led over two dozen attendees (including students,...

Stepping into Seneca’s Grove with Dr. Victoria Austen

Zoe Roettger, Features Editor February 9, 2024

A grove, an anti-garden, Latin and some pizza characterized the lunch hour of some Classics-inclined students, faculty and other attendees of Robert A. Oden, Jr. Postdoctoral Fellow for Innovation in the...

Students attend Lunar New Year celebration

ASIA, SAO and Chaplain’s Office co-host Lunar New Year celebration

Isaac Kofsky, Viewpoint Editor February 9, 2024

On Friday, Feb. 2, dozens of students, faculty, staff and community members packed into Kracum Performance Hall at the Weitz Center for Creativity to view a series of performances to honor the upcoming...

What It Means To Learn by Will Brown

Black Joy is — A multimedia exhibition

Cecilia Samadani, Features Editor February 9, 2024

On Thursday, Feb. 1 from 4:00-5:30 p.m., the Office of Intercultural Life (OIL) presented a multimedia exhibition at the Great Hall, marking the start of Black History Month. This exhibition, entitled...

JSC and Chaplain’s office co-host Tu B’shvat with Professor Jake Grossman

Isaac Kofsky, Viewpoint Editor January 26, 2024

Tu B’shvat, known colloquially as “the birthday of the trees,” is a Jewish holiday celebrated on the 15th day of the Hebrew month of Shvat. In Biblical times, this was the start of the tax season,...

Carleton’s history: ECC proposes abolishment of A+ grade

Jonathan K. Glassman, Contributing Writer January 26, 2024

Note from the Editors: This article was originally published on October 7, 1994. The Carletonian is 147 years old, with over 3,400 issues published since its inception. To reflect and learn from the newspaper’s...

Student mingle around tables at the Worlds Fair

Around the World(’s Fair) with Off-Campus Studies

Zoe Roettger, Features Editor January 26, 2024

On Thursday, Jan. 18 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. in the Great Hall, more than 100 study-abroad programs were promoted through the Off-Campus Studies (OCS) World’s Fair, an annual event in January that...

Ornate gold and dark blue harpsichord

Early music petting zoo: Using new senses to enjoy music

Zoe Roettger, Features Editor January 9, 2024

On Jan. 4-5, a subsection of Carleton’s instrumental collection was showcased in Weitz Room M31. Called the Early Musical Instrument Petting Zoo, this event allowed students to explore and play these ...

Chapel events: how do they work?

Chapel events: how do they work?

Isaac Kofsky, Viewpoint Editor January 9, 2024

One of the most active offices on Carleton’s campus is the Office of the Chaplain. The chapel hosts approximately ten events per term, encompassing a wide range of faith traditions and spiritual and...

Climate change and the unnaturally warm December in Minnesota

Ella Parke, Staff Writer January 9, 2024

At the beginning of December, the Fifth National Climate Assessment, which is issued every five years and breaks down the latest news surrounding climate change, released their latest assessment. Within...

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