2011 Spring Issue 1 (April 8, 2011)
Dialogue on Education at Carleton: Should our professors be invested in our development as human beings?
What does it mean to develop as a human being? Halfway through last term, what was then a few friends and I started a student organization - Dialogue on Education at Carleton - to start a discussion surrounding this issue. As our first project, we undertook a survey in which we’ve so far spoken with fourteen professors and thirteen students about this very question.
Where does our water come from? What watershed are we in? Where does our wastewater go? What companies are we supporting with our purchasing power? We need to start asking questions, and acknowledging the impact of our choices. We need to take back the tap at Carleton, and ban bottled water from our campus.
Pan Pan, the pan-Asian restaurant that has opened in the old Sweet Lou’s storefront, is Northfield’s premier Asian cuisine. Or is it?