- February 8, 2005
During mid-term break last weekend, as many students relaxed and slept until noon, the cast and crew of the upcoming Carleton Players show, “The Shape of Things,” worked long, arduous hours in Arena Theater to coordinate the logistics for the show.
- February 4, 2005
As part of the mid-term break festivities, on Friday, Feb. 4, Carleton's Food and
Dining Services hosted their annual chili eating contest.
- February 3, 2005
While Carleton settles into a snowy winter term, first-year students are bound to notice several unfamiliar faces on campus. Returning students who spent the fall or summer on off-campus study programs have come back to Carleton, bringing with them volumes of stories and experiences.
- February 1, 2005
Having recently returned to St. Paul after his election victory last November, State Representative Ray Cox paid a visit to his district Tuesday to appear as a guest on “Talking Politics,” a program on Carleton’s radio station KRLX.
- January 30, 2005
On January 30th, dozens of students, faculty, staff, alumni and Northfield
community members pack the former home of Dacie Moses for a birthday
celebration of her dedication to the Carleton.
- January 29, 2005
A group of international students gave other students instruction in the game of cricket, which is similar to baseball, last Saturday in Carleton’s Rec Center.
- January 21, 2005
On a snowy evening when most people would stay inside for hot drinks or conversations with friends, crowds of Carleton students arrived at The Hunger Banquet last Friday night to get a taste of hunger. Organized by sophomores Julia Fisher of Monterey, Mass. and Nina Schwartz of Allentown, Penn., The Hunger Banquet was held in Great Hall as an effort to raise money for Aldea Infantil “Virgen de la Calendaria,” a children’s orphanage in Puno, Peru.
- January 16, 2005
Carleton students and Northfield residents gathered in celebration of Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday this past Sunday in the Martin Luther King, Jr. Candlelight Service of Remembrance and Celebration at Skinner Memorial Chapel.
- January 15, 2005
Several students last Saturday gathered to celebrate the Russian New Year, one of the country’s most popular holidays. The event drew Russian students as well as friends and others to a fun night of contests, games, food, and gifts.
- January 15, 2005
“One person’s trash is another’s three piece suit,” said one dapper attendee at the Anything But Clothes (ABC) party held last Saturday in Great Space. Sponsored by the newly formed Party Crew, students arrived in costumes made of floppy disks, book covers, pizza boxes and generous amounts of duct tape.
- January 13, 2005
From Sunday, Jan. 9 through Thursday, Jan. 13, hundreds of Carleton students participated in the school's annual Volunteer for Carleton fundraiser. Lured by a hope of giving back to their school and a promise of free food, a record number of students raised thousands of dollars through their efforts.
- January 11, 2005
Carleton students, faculty and staff joined in a panel discussion on Tuesday to discuss the recent South Asian tsunami and its far-reaching effects.