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  • Nancy Braker/ Special to the Carletonian

    ArbNotes

    Believe it or not, the Arb does not run itself. There is in fact an Arboretum Office, and many hard-working individuals dedicated to its maintenance.

  • Jennifer Pope/ Bon Appetit Management

    Food for Thought

    Food Day is a nationwide celebration and movement toward more healthy, affordable and sustainable food. It is also a grassroots campaign to help solve food related problem in our homes, on our farms, in our schools and in our communities.

  • Nancy Braker/ Special to the Carletonian

    ArbNotes

    Fall weather has settled in and temperatures are cooling off--but what would it be like if average temperatures were freezing all year?

  • http://www.thenutritionpost.com/

    Food for Thought

    At Bon Appétit, we know adjusting to college life can be difficult, including figuring out what to eat and how often. Michelina, aka “Mickey,” the Italian mother of CEO Fedele Bauccio and COO Michael Bauccio, remains our inspiration for providing students with healthy food.

  • Sunshine on a cloudy day

    Student Wellness Advisor Tips

    And now a note from your SWAs about keeping your stress levels in check.

  • http://www.fcps.edu/islandcreeks/ecology

    ArbNotes

    It’s nearing the end of October, the leaves are falling, and temperatures are dropping. That means many of the animals we would normally see in the Arb are spending a final few days in the sun and getting ready for hibernation.

  • The film by Anand Patwardhan focuses on the “untouchables”

    The Bald Spot

    Most well-to-do Indians view the Hindu caste system—in which social status is handed down from generation to generation—as a thing of the past.

  • http://www.fortticonderoga.org/

    ArbNotes

    Fallen leaves and dormant branches can tell if winter is coming, so look for these specific signs.

  • Students study on the Bald Spot, where President Oden announced today the College will be building a casino to create new revenues.

    The Bald Spot

    It’s Family Weekend! Show your folks the highlights of Northfield and Carleton while having quality bonding time.

  • Remember to smile!

    Student Wellness Advisor Tips

    And now a note from your SWAs about living in the moment, keeping life in perspective, and not stressing out too much.

  • Trees in the Arb

    ArbNotes

    The autumn colors of the trees aren’t just pretty to look at, they’re pretty cool to learn about too.

  • www.politico.com

    The Bald Spot: Fact-Checking the Presidential Debate

    Both sides spun the truth. Who exaggerated the most?