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Letter to the Editor A Goodbye to All my Friends

Linda Speicher, Guest Columnist

May 2, 2013

For those of you who know me, I was a checker in the Caf until April 21 of this year. I knew I would be leaving soon, but I never expected to be leaving as abruptly as I did. I don’t want you to think I abandoned you by leaving,...

Letter from the Editor: Be Your Own Party

Matthew Korb ‘14, Editor-in-chief

May 2, 2013

As with any college or university, national events tend to inspire debates. Go to any party or study group during an election or legislation debate and wait; you’ll eventually find an armchair politician who is just itching...

Cartoon of the Week

April 25, 2013

Letter from the Editor: Our Green College

By Matthew Korb '14, Editor-in-Chief

April 25, 2013

This Letter from the Editor was originally scheduled to run in the April 18 issue of The Dickinsonian. Let’s talk about sustainability for a moment. If you browsed our newspaper at all in the past month, you would have see...

The Racist Republican Party

By Isaiah Muhammed '13, Columnist

April 25, 2013

When I was a teenager, there was something I could not put my finger on about the Republican Party. I just did not trust it. I thought their principled political opposition to anything that would slightly benefit African-Americans...

Thoughts on Divestment

By Brendan Birth '16, Columnist

April 25, 2013

On Thursday, April 11, environmentalist Bill McKibben spoke to hundreds of people in ATS. However, he directed most of his attention towards student senators and college administrators, for he spoke about divesting from fossil...

This I Believe

By Catherine Turvey '15, Columnist

April 25, 2013

If you ask me if I believe in God, I will tell you yes. That being said, I am not sure that I entirely understand the question. For myself, I do not know if I will ever fully understand God or what “God” even signifies and...

Italian Perspective

By Enrica Nicoli Aldini, Columnist

April 25, 2013

This is my very last “Italian Perspective” column in The Dickinsonian. Nine months have gone by and I shall now turn to wrapping up this really exceptional year with the school paper—and with Dickinson too, because much...

What Nourishes You?

By Terra Allgaier '13, Columnist

April 25, 2013

Two weekends ago, the Idea Fund co-created a TED Talk style event with JJ Luceno, featuring personal reflections from four different members of our Dickinson community. The purpose of this event was to explore what makes us tick,...

An American in Paris

Colin Tripp '14, Columnist

April 18, 2013

I traveled to Paris back in November and again in January. I think it’s almost impossible to capture the city, for Paris was Paris and different than I imagined: seedier, older, and bigger. Whereas Amsterdam felt almost quaint,...

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