- Carleton College’s Ruth Steinke and Amelia Campbell are making the most of their senior years. Following fantastic performances at the prestigious Drake Relays, the duo was tabbed the MIAC Women's Outdoor Track and Field Athletes-of-the-Week.
- Carleton College distance runner Hart Hornor has had some outstanding performances throughout his senior season, but his most recent run may have been his best. Hornor ran to victory in the 10,000-meter run at the prestigious Drake Relays, with a ... more
- The Carleton College baseball dropped both ends of a home doubleheader versus Augsburg College, falling in game one by a score of 2-1 and game two by a score of 13-2 (7 inn.).
- Both the Carleton College women's golf team and senior star Grace Gilmore sat in fourth place halfway through their home tournament, the Carleton Invitational. However, both Gilmore and the Knights rallied over the final 18 holes, with Gilmore winning individual ... more
- Apropos of "Star Wars Day," our carbon outputs have a direct relationship to the state of climate change. We (and the Arctic) are trapped in a vicious cycle -- ahem, ala Mr. Solo -- and we should support the ... more
- Willow Creek. 29 minutes. 4 miles.
Easy run. Felt better.
- Town Loop. 60 minutes. 8 miles.
Easy run. Felt sluggish.
- Spring rains have brought on the "blooming" of the cedar-apple rust galls. I know I've previously described this fascinating disease, but since it is... well... fascinating, it bears repeating. This gelatinous ball of orange horns adorning cedar branches -- ... more
- There once was a man named Donald Trumpbeat all Republicans, he's over the humpNext on his list is that witch named Hill-a-ryIt won't be long 'til she's in the pillory.Donald Trump...Donald Trump..he's our man ... more
- HighThis is a pre-ramble. I thought itwould be good to write a bit beforeingesting, to perhaps providecontrast to what is to follow. Whywould a mature, responsible adultwish to take "medicine", drugs, mindaltering ... more
- Joining the Communist Party in China is not like joining a political party in the US. If there were divisions within the Party in China, they would never show up in public the way they have recently in the two ... more
- The annual Rolex Classic took place on Tuesday as the Carleton College men’s track and field team visited crosstown rival St. Olaf College for a dual meet. The Knights won four events on the day.
- The Carleton women's tennis team pulled off a huge win Saturday to earn a share of the MIAC championship and the top seed in the conference tournament. Senior Kayla Becich won both her singles and doubles matches in the title-winning, ... more
Jack Nicholson moved to Hollywood when he was seventeen. It’s unclear when he first became a Lakers fan, but most people would probably just assume he’s been a fan of theirs “forever.” What is abundantly clear, however, is that ... more
At the north end of the lake, vendors ... more