Two new initiatives unveiled recently—Carleton Profiles and Pathways—are intended to fill a critical gap in Carleton’s career advisement services, chiefly by putting greater power directly into the hands of students.
Walk up to the front of the Weitz Center for Creativity (WCC) and you will find a double-sided bulletin board filled with colorful posters advertising a litany of events. The various club meetings, classes, forums, and workshops held here are a testament to the new building’s versatility.
Appeasing the appetites of some two-thousand students in a sustainable way is a complex task, and even in a microcosm as small as a liberal-arts college in Minnesota, food waste often goes unnoticed.
Disability or difference? When you’re speaking of autism, it’s not just a politically correct distinction, according to filmmaker to Todd Drezner ’94.
Two years ago, Student Health and Counseling (SHaC) underwent a makeover. While it may be an improvement from the old Wellness Center, many students feel SHAC still has much to fix.
Fifty years is a long time in the building business. A mandate to predict what kind of dorms, classrooms, and cafeterias Carls will want in 2063 presents quite a challenge.
Students and administrators alike are toasting the Cave's new alcohol policy, which allows students to bring alcohol without having to buy it at the Cave itself.
It's that time of the year again. The leaves on the trees surrounding the Bald Spot are beginning to turn colors, The Carletonian is back in business, and the incoming class is getting acquainted with their home for the next four years.
Jonathan Capehart '89: “Without question, just about every wonderful thing that’s happened to me since graduation can be tracked back to my decision to go to Carleton.”
Grade inflation occurs at almost all colleges in the United States, but how bad is it at Carleton?
For Carleton physics students and professors, work doesn’t stop at the end of spring term. This summer, physicists budding and professional wrestled with physics quandaries across the globe, from Australia to Olin.
Given the average Carleton workload, is there ample opportunity to really engage with art, music, theater and dance outside of a classroom setting?