The student news site of Dickinson College.

The Dickinsonian

The Importance of Women’s Sports

Emily Messer ‘20, News Editor

October 12, 2017

Filed under Opinion

I have been an athlete my whole life, and it has changed how I think of myself as a woman. I didn’t play on an all girl’s team until I was 12.  I was one of two female athletes in the ENTIRETY of all four towns that participated...

Feminine Hygiene is Just as Necessary for Survival as Food

Aly Fosbury ’21, Guest Writer

October 12, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Periods. While people tend to imagine blubbering women, bottles of wine, and pints of ice cream, a period is much more than just a crying fest and sugar load. For homeless women across the country, their period is the difference...

Are We Too Regulated?

Drew Kaplan ‘20, Associate Opinion Editor

October 12, 2017

Filed under Opinion

I’ve been at Dickinson for just over a year now, and there have been many times I’ve found myself sitting down with a professor to shoot the breeze. Whether I know the professor through a class, club, or both, I have always...

Dickinson has Free Speech

Vincent Stephens, Director of The Popel Shaw Center for Race & Ethnicity

October 5, 2017

Filed under Opinion

  For the second year in a row, a member of the Dickinson community has written an editorial to The Dickinsonian to share their perspective on the Bias Education and Response Team (BERT).  I feel compelled to clarify a few ...

The Impact of a Single Cake

An Pham ’20, Guest Writer

October 5, 2017

Filed under Opinion

  Among the many controversial cases the Supreme Court will take on in the term beginning October 2, Masterpiece Cakeshop v. Colorado Civil Rights Division, Charlie Craig, and David Mullins will particularly attract much p...

The Liberal Arts Education Requires Free Speech

Mike Kozinski ’21, Guest Writer

October 5, 2017

Filed under Opinion

“Diversity” has become a buzzword on college campuses as of late, and for good reason. When college campuses use the word “diversity,” they oftentimes do not use the word to its fullest extent. Rather, the word “diversity”...

The student news site of Dickinson College.
Opinion