St. Olaf College, though just across the Cannon and up the Hill, will soon seem much closer, thanks to an expanding academic partnership with Carleton.
Barry Lopez, prominent author and essayist of the environmental movement, gave a public presentation, “The Writer and Social Responsibility” on Thursday, October 2.
For those with an interest in music and the communities and society that give it context, there is a new interdisciplinary concentration available this year in American Music.
Comedian Bill Maher came to the Grand Theater last Tuesday to rally support for Democrat Mike Obermueller, who is challenging Republican incument John Kline in the race for the second district state representative.
Farmer Ben Doherty greeted students as they passed through the LDC lunch line Sept. 23, offering them bowls of something dark green and leafy.
Laundry Change Eliminates Change (Login Required)
As a result of a new contract, Carleton changed its laundry service this year, with campus houses switching from coin-operated units to flat rate of $25 per term.
Zosie Sandell, a sophomore who faced expulsion for drug possession, got a reprieve Sept. 26 when a Judicial Hearing Board decided she could return to Carleton after a one-year suspension.
Sixteen Carleton students spent their first weekend of the school year fighting for the future of the planet.
ITS published software Friday to help Mac users connect to eduroam, Carleton’s wireless provider.
Teaching preschool at Bright Horizons Family Solutions in Minneapolis, reading manuscripts at Brandt & Hochman Literary Agents in New York City, or working at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration in Silver Spring, Maryland will be a part of some students’ winter breaks as a result of the Career Center’s expanded externship offerings.
While first-year Carls are finding a new home in Northfield, so are the animals at Prairie’s Edge Humane Society.
After Survey, ITS Wrangles with Spotty WiFi (Login Required)
ITS plans to improve wifi accessibility and to make the Hub and Moodle more user friendly in response to the results of a Measuring Information Systems Outcomes (MISO) survey.