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Students Critique Housing Selection Process in Light of Website Crash

Rachael Franchini ’19, Editor-In-Chief

April 27, 2017

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Angie Harris, associate dean of residence life and housing, maintains that “overall, the [housing] system works well,” despite housing selection website malfunctions and student dissatisfaction that occurred during the housing...

Dickinsonians March for Science

Rachael Franchini ’19, Editor-in-Chief

April 26, 2017

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Dickinsonians participated in the March for Science on Sunday April 22 on Earth Day in Washington D.C., a protest that aimed to motivate the public to support scientific enterprise. According to satellites.marchforscience.com,...

Federal Organization Investigates Title IX Reports

Zita Petrahai ’18, Managing Editor

April 26, 2017

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On Friday, April 19, the U.S. Department of Education’s Office of Civil Rights (OCR) announced that it has officially opened eight new Title IX investigations, Dickinson College among them. According to the notice sent to...

Educational Studies Cuts Teaching Certification Program

Jules Struck ’19, News Editor

April 24, 2017

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Educational studies students of the class of 2017 will be the last to graduate with the option to complete their official Pennsylvania teacher certification through Dickinson College. In an effort to become more interdisciplinary...

Campus Takeover: Kappa Week

Zita Petrahai ’18, Managing Editor

April 24, 2017

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The bi-annual Kappa Week, which aims to “ameliorate life on campus,” according to Alvin McRoe ’17, is scheduled to take place from April 16 – April 22. The week is put on by the Xi Kappa Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi and...

Students Get Sustainable with Solar Chargers

Drew Kaplan ’20, Associate Opinion Editor

April 24, 2017

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The Sustain IT workshop series held another event on Thursday, April 13th, to help students build their own solar powered USB charger. The event was cohosted by professor of physics Hans Pfister, assistant director of the Center...

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