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  • Christian Unity Week
    January 10, 2005

    Students Celebrate Christian Unity Week

    For the second year, members of Carleton's Christian community joined together for Christian Unity Week.

  • Residents of Culinary House cooked a feast to help take the sting out of winter.
    Photo: Colin McLain '07
    January 8, 2005

    Culinary House Hosts Caribbean Food Gathering

    Last Saturday, Carleton's Culinary House held a "Tropical Delusion" for
    the many students who have already felt the effects of Minnesota's drastically
    cold winter.

  • Scott Vignos '06
    December 2, 2004

    Australia Journal

    Junior Scott Vignos spent fall term on an off campus program in Australia offered through the School for International Training (SIT). Along the way, he shared his experiences through weekly journal entries and photos. Australia Journal

  • Dean of Students Mark Govoni serves cinnamon rolls to students at the late-night breakfast.
    Photo: Nathan Kennedy '07
    November 21, 2004

    Carleton Says Farewell to Dean Govoni

    Dean of Students Mark Govoni, who recently announced his resignation, received a farewell toast from students last Friday at the late-night breakfast, a Carleton tradition held the night before finals begin.

  • November 16, 2004

    Geology Class Uses Alumni Help

    Every fall for the past 10 years the students in geology professor Bereket Haileab's Introduction to Geology class have conducted test on water quality in Rice County to learn about the relationship between people and their environment. This fall Haileab altered the process in order to encourage his students to question how people impact their natural surroundings not just in Minnesota but across the country.

  • November 6, 2004

    Students Gather to Discuss Human Rights Abuses

    About 30 students gathered last Saturday night to learn about the situation in the Sudan at a dinner and discussion co-hosted by Amnesty International and Culinary House.

  • Semaphore Dance Company
    November 5, 2004

    Semaphore Demonstrates Beauty and Art in Performance

    The Semaphore Repertory Dance Company presented their bi-annual dance concert last Friday and Saturday evening, to an Arena Theater filled to its capacity with Carleton students and faculty.

  • President Oden as Indiana Jones at the Halloween orchestra concert.
    October 31, 2004

    President Oden Makes Appearance as Indiana Jones at Halloween Concert

    Crowds of elaborately dressed-up students packed Skinner Memorial Chapel this Sunday as the Carleton College Orchestra, dressed in full Halloween attire, opened the annual midnight Halloween concert with a rendition of “YMCA.”

  • Divali service
    October 24, 2004

    Hindu Festival Draws Worshipers, Observers

    Hindus from Carleton and St. Olaf Colleges celebrated Divali, the Festival of Lights, last Sunday at Carleton.

  • 'The Exonerated'
    Photo: Karen Lee '07
    October 23, 2004

    Carleton Players Present Fall Theater Production

    Based on true events, “The Exonerated” depicted the experiences of six innocent individuals who were on death row, until they were rightfully exonerated.

  • October 22, 2004

    Carleton Conservatives Encourage Debate and Acceptance

    The year’s second issue of the Carleton Observer, a newsletter of social commentary put out by the Carleton Conservative Union (CCU), was released Friday, Oct. 22. This issue presents students’ viewpoints on issues ranging from voting to the war in Iraq, and includes articles responding to essays from the last issue, all of which represent a wide range of viewpoints on the political spectrum.

  • October 21, 2004

    Local Candidates Discuss Issues at Carleton Forum

    Candidates for Northfield School Board, City Council, and Mayor, as well as those running for Rice County Commission District 2 and the Minnesota State House of Representatives from district 25B participated in a forum at Carleton last Thursday.