A value-based question (Login Required)
The question “Do Carls drink too much?” is value-based, and answers will vary depending on a person’s experiences.
Overseen at Sayles (Login Required)
"It’s staggering how accustomed we become to drinking in our lives over the years. Across many backgrounds prior to coming to Carleton, we’ve verily accepted drinking as a part of culture."
American exceptionalism through diversity and heritage (Login Required)
"Never did I doubt my standing in the national community, nor did I question the steadfast acceptance I felt from others who were different from me. America has been, and always will be, an integral part of my identity."
Emotional education through art (Login Required)
"It’s a natural consequence of attending a liberal arts school. People have deep-rooted interests here, and they will fight to defend them. Since I’ve come to Carleton, I’ve had numerous discussions—some of which may better be called arguments—with different people about the merits of certain works of art."
Why does it matter? (Login Required)
I came to Carleton admittedly inexperienced and rather hesitant to jump into the dating (or let's be real, at Carleton who knows what dating is) pond. But one thing I knew from stepping foot on campus was that I was petrified of graduating a virgin.
A bag full of nothing (Login Required)
Frankly, I find it ridiculously sexist to question a women's agency in such a personal decision. How few people someone has slept with doesn't affect you, just like how many people someone has slept with shouldn't be a topic of conversation.
Letter from the Editor-in-Chief (Login Required)
What The Carletonian stands for
What is America? (Login Required)
Creative submission from an alum
The time for conservative student voices is now (Login Required)
The Republican Party has been hijacked by a vile populist and his cronies, all while our GOP “leaders” acquiesce to the whims of the president like spineless sycophants. We have fallen far from our previous graces and have morphed into something that the conservatives and libertarians of yesterday would have difficulty identifying.
The complexities of safety (Login Required)
Sense of safety is a complicated matter that drastically differs from person to person. Someone who went through my same experiences could feel much more in danger.
Liberal arts school: A port in a storm (Login Required)
When safety is taken for granted (Login Required)
Most people don't have the luxury of taking their safety for granted, wherever they live. Most people haven't grown up with enough privilege for the world be sanitized to them. I have, and I acknowledge that.