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  • Arb Staff Struggles with Stray Cat Population (Login Required)

    “Are you a cat person or a dog person?” is a commonly asked question when discussing pet preferences. Far less frequently asked, however, is the question, “what do we do with feral or stray cats?”

  • Eclipse

    Four Frisbee Teams Head to Nationals (Login Required)

    This past weekend, Carleton’s competitive D-III Ultimate teams played at the USA Ultimate D-III Nationals in Ohio. Eclipse, the women’s team, won 2nd place and GOP, the men’s team, tied for 3rd place.

  • Despite Last-minute Glitch, Room Draw App Tops 6,000 Views (Login Required)

    Look out, Mark Zuckerberg. The computer whizzes who brought you the CarlDraw website are looking for more opportunities to improve their web design skills and engage students. 

  • Feminism and Sexuality Q&A with Jordan Stevens

    Feminism and Sexuality Q&A with Jordan Stevens (Login Required)

    The following is an interview with Jordan Stevens ’14, who facilitates FemSex this term and who facilitated FemSex last year.

  • Hill House.

    Hill’s Last Hurrah - or Not (Login Required)

    Less than two weeks after partiers left Hill House with a damaged window and toilet seat, the house had no problem attracting future residents at this week’s room draw. And, big surprise: Hill House won’t be hosting any Saturday night meditation groups next year.

  • Protests from the 1970s.

    Mass Student Protesting on the Decline (Login Required)

    There once was a time when the college quad was the place to change national political matters. Carleton was no exception in the “go-go years” of the late 60’s and 70’s, a period when University students in the grips of the Vietnam War filled quads in hordes to express their discontent.

  • International student festival.

    Funding Carleton’s Rising International Community (Login Required)

    Prathiska Srinivasa ’16 arrived at Carleton two years ago from Banglore, India, having never visited Minnesota, yet she was excited by her guidance counselor’s description of Carleton’s myriad academic opportunities and tight-knit community.

  • Words from Alum and Author (Login Required)

    With Spring term coming to an end and graduation quickly approaching, The Carletonian thought it would be interesting to interview a past alumni. We chose to interview author and teacher William Buffet, and since he graduated from Carleton in 1955, to see how Carleton has changed.

  • Jonathan Kagan-Kans ‘14 and Marcus Rider ‘14

    The New Brew-haha: Inside Carleton’s Brewing Community (Login Required)

    In the fall, Jordy and I were both under loading, and we figured we were going to need a hobby. So, we googled ‘good hobbies for young men,’ and this was on a list among many things.

  • Hmong Awareness Week.

    Hmong Awareness Month Starts Dialogue (Login Required)

    “It is sad, it is discouraging, it is unbelievable. My identity and life experience isn’t known about. Not anywhere.” Enter the Hmong perspective: here nobody knows your history; here nobody knows your culture; here you are foreign to all.

  • Jay and Chavonn.

    Wedding Planning Begins, Carls Get Engaged (Login Required)

    Last week, Jay Shen, class of 2015, proposed to Chavonn Williams, also class of 2015. The reporter interviewed them in Lower Sayles on Monday. Jay and Chavonn met yards away from our interview location; they even knew at which table they were introduced as freshmen.

  • Outdoor Skills for Outdoor Adventure.

    Outdoor Class, Surviving the Arb (Login Required)

    Many argue appreciation for the “great outdoors” is dwindling. As our world becomes more industrialized and the pace of modern life quickens, accessible, open green spaces seem much harder to come-by, and feel frequently overlooked by those engrossed in technology.