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Salon Discusses Upcoming French Election

Zita Petrahai ’18, Managing Editor

May 7, 2017

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Less than a week after the first-round of elections, the Clarke Forum for Contemporary Issues held a salon to discuss the possible outcomes for France’s final round of elections, scheduled to take place on May 7. The salon wa...

Award-Winning Alumna Shares Novel with Students

Stephanie Czmar ’19, Staff Writer

April 27, 2017

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Award winning author Jennifer Haigh ’90 read two excerpts from her newest fiction book, Heat and Light, in the Stern Great Room on Monday, April 24 at 8 p.m. About 30 people were present for Haigh’s reading. While Heat a...

“Justice is Served” Series Continues with Discussion on Human Trafficking

Drew Kaplan ’20, Associate Opinion Editor

April 27, 2017

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A small discussion on human trafficking at Landis House pointed Carlisle out as a “key town” for trafficking due to the proximity to both I-76 and I-81, and the position between Philadelphia, New York City, Washington D.C....

WINDlympics Brings Students Together with Games and Food

An Pham ’20, Contributing Writer

April 27, 2017

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Last Sunday, April 23, approximately 20 students on campus attended the very first annual WINDlympics hosted by We Introduce Nations at Dickinson (W.I.N.D.). Running from 2 to 6 p.m., the event consisted of a variety of activities,...

Professor of Urban Planning Discusses Increasing Gentrification of Black Neighborhoods

Sarah Mazer ’19, Staff Writer

April 27, 2017

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Lance Freeman’s lecture on Tuesday, April 25 addressed the implications and historical context of the increasing “gentrification” of historically black neighborhoods in cities such as New York Washington DC, and Philadelphia. “The...

Dog House Puppies Leave for School

Emily Messer ’20, Associate News Editor

April 27, 2017

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The Dog House’s most recent litter of puppies has reached the eight-week mark at which they are distributed to Susquehanna Service Dogs (SSD) volunteers to begin their training to become service dogs. The Dog House, a campus...

McKenney, Cooper Take Energy Challenge Awards

Ian Ridgway ’19, Staff Writer

April 27, 2017

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The third annual Energy Challenge, hosted by Dickinson’s Center for Sustainable Education (CSE), officially ended this past week with a bonfire on Friday, April 21. This year’s Energy Challenge was the first time that the...

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