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College Honored for International Education

Lianna Brown ’22, News Editor

November 21, 2019

After receiving an award in Campus Internationalization, Dickinson College kicked off International Education Week (IEW) on Monday, Nov. 18. IEW is an initiative directed by the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Department...

Study Finds Deficiencies in Campus Facilities

Drew Kaplan ’20, Editor-In-Chief

November 21, 2019

A study commissioned by Dickinson College has found “deficiencies in the HUB, ATS, Athletics, The Arts, [and] Student Gathering Spaces,” with plans having been made, currently in varying stages of detail, to renovate these...

Speaker Examines Holocaust Humor

Nat McCloud ’23, Associate News Editor

November 21, 2019

The departments of German and  Judaic studies coordinated with the Asbell Center for Jewish Life to host the lecture Laugher After: Humor and the Holocaust. Gabriel Finder, Associate Professor of Germanic Languages and Litera...

Alumni Engagement Exceeds National Average

Jacob DeCarli ’22, Managing Editor

November 21, 2019

Alumni participation rate at Dickinson College remains relatively constant as more colleges and universities across the country experience lower connections and donations with their alumni.  Dickinson College goes against the nationwide downwa...

Documentary Exposes Electronic Industry

Drew Kaplan ‘20, Editor-In-Chief

November 21, 2019

Around 25 students gathered in the Stafford Auditorium for a screening of Death by Design, “a documentary focused on the human and environmental health implications of the electronics industry,” according to the Dickinson Colleg...

2020 Presidential Election Prompts Student Interest, Mixed Opinions

Nadia Shahab Diaz ’21, Staff Writer

November 21, 2019

Students share differing views on their thoughts for the 2020 Presidential election. Students expressed varying views on current President Donald Trump (R), and commented on various contenders for the Democratic Party nomination,...

Forum Increases Transparency Between Dining Services and Students

Lianna Brown ’22, News Editor

November 21, 2019

On Tuesday, Nov. 19, Student Senate held an open forum on dining services for all students with Director of Dining Services Errol Huffman. Huffman showed a brief presentation that discussed the compost waste, the sources the...

“Faith and…” Series Continues with Politics

Nat McCloud ‘23, Associate News Editor

November 14, 2019

Students joined with Assistant Professor of Political David O’Connell for a discussion on the role and influence of religion in American politics. O’Connell gave some remarks before the group discussion. He described the...

High Street Dorm Awaits Suitable Donor

Lianna Brown ’22, News Editor

November 14, 2019

Dickinson’s newest residence hall, which opened in the Fall of 2018, will remain the “High Street” dorm for the foreseeable future until donors offer the desired price of $9.5 million.  Vice President for College Advancement Kirk Swe...

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