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  • Ghana Trip Cancelled

    As a result of the Ebola outbreak in West Africa, Carleton canceled its winter break off-campus studies trip to Ghana.

  • CSA met last Monday night to discuss the student divestment campaign.

    Divestment Wins CSA Approval, Heads to Board

    Orange is the new green at Carleton.

  • Editorial

    Local politics are difficult to follow, in part because they do not follow strict party lines. We cannot simply say, “he’s the DFL candidate, so I’ll vote for him.”

  • Aid Budget Can’t Help All

    Carleton’s admissions brochures highlight the College’s generous financial aid policies and its diverse study body.

  • DFL Looks to Harvest Cassat Votes in Election

    With the midterm election approaching, candidates running in local races have come to campus and have collaborated with clubs to convince Carleton’s students to turn out to vote in Northfield on Tuesday.

  • Happy Carleton students eating!

    Sweet Teeth Beware: Sugar Cuts

    Although Bon Appétit has no plans to reduce sugar in the dining halls, it hopes to inform students about the dangers of sugar through informational campaigns and to allow students to take responsibility for their own nutrition.

  • Drone footage!

    Drone Aims to Woo Prospies

    Carleton bought a drone.
    Yes, you heard that right.

  • "Toxic Taters"

    McDonald’s Meets McActivism: A nugget size protest

    Tuesday afternoon a small group Carleton and St. Olaf students stood outside the Northfield McDonald’s, holding signs that read, “END ENVIRONMENTAL RACISM” and “RURAL DESTRUCTION ONGOING.”

  • Classics professor Rob Hardy

    A “Dead” Language, Revivus

    The old is new at Greenvale Elementary School, where some 40 third, fourth, and fifth graders have signed up for Latin Club, which is facilitated by Latin 204 students.

  • Senators Al Franken and Elizabeth Warren in the Weitz Center.

    At Weitz Rally, Warren Strikes Populist Tone

    On Saturday morning, more than 400 people gathered in the Weitz Center of Creativity to hear Senators Al Franken and Elizabeth Warren speak.

  • CANOE trip to the St. Croix River.

    C.A.N.O.E. Will Renovate, Relocate to Hill

    Five years ago, an avalanche in western China’s Sichuan Province killed Wade Johnson ’07 and two other climbers. To honor his memory, Johnson’s parents recently donated money to renovate CANOE house, a place Johnson contributed to deeply while at Carleton.

  • Librarian Edits Top Ammo Encyclopedia

    Charlie Priore, reference and instruction librarian for the sciences and ammunition expert, edited the recently published The Ammo Encyclopedia 5th edition, which is the most comprehensive reference book available on current and obsolete ammunition.