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Event Discusses Cybersexism, Gendered Online Dialogue

Margot McCrillis ’18, Staff Writer

May 7, 2017

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Marie Tessier, a moderator of the comments section at the New York Times Opinion website, spoke on the lack of women’s representation in online comment sections and throughout forums in other areas of society and politics t...

New Clubs Foster New Opportunities

Rachael Franchini, Editor-in-Chief

May 7, 2017

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Over the course of the fall 2016 – spring 2017 academic year, Student Senate approved seven new student clubs. These new organizations include Jam Space, Asian Pacific Association (APA), Model UN (MUN), Scandinavian Society, S...

Jazz Ensemble and Orchestra Perform

Becca Stout ’20, Staff Writer

May 7, 2017

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The Dickinson College Jazz Ensemble and the Dickinson College Orchestra performed “From the New World” at the First Evangelical Lutheran Church in Carlisle. Professor of music Robert Pound began the recital with greetings and thanks to the...

Choreography Students Showcase their Fresh Works

Hannah Gore ’18, Staff Writer

May 7, 2017

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Dickinson College’s Dance Theatre Group (DTG) and the Dickinson Department of Theatre and Dance held their annual Freshworks show, “An Evening of Student Choreography” in Mathers Theater on April 28, 29 and 30. Freshwor...

Scholar’s Reception Honors Academically Outstanding Students

An Pham ’20, Staff Writer

May 7, 2017

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Dickinson held its first Annual Celebration of Scholars Reception in the Social Hall East on Thursday afternoon on April 27. The reception, hosted by the Office of Academic Advising, Alpha Lamba Delta and Phi Beta Kappa, was a...

Senior Art Majors Showcase Thesis Work

Harry Cooke ’19, Staff Writer

May 7, 2017

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Four years of hard work in Dickinson’s art department came to a poignant culmination this past Friday, April 28, with the opening of the exhibition “In More Ways Than One.” Five studio art majors, Talia Amorosano ’17, ...

Dining Service Wage Disputes Prompt Poster War

Zita Petrahai ’18, Managing Editor

May 7, 2017

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A student-made poster comparing the wages of Dining Services Staff members and the Cumberland County living wage put up on Tuesday, April 25, prompted Human Resources (HR) to circulate a counter-poster correcting statistical inaccur...

Transfer Rates Anticipated to be Steady

Drew Kaplan ’20, Associate Opinion Editor

May 7, 2017

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According to the college, transfer rates at Dickinson have remained stable this year. Although statistics for this year are not yet available, previous years have shown a first-year retention rate of 90 to 92 percent, and An...

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