The Dickinsonian

A Confession

Adam Laird '14, Columnist

April 4, 2013

I confess that I am dumbstruck by Dickinson’s infallible ability to ruin a good thing. Dickinson Confessions being forced offline last week provoked this confession. I believed that this page was a great opportunity to get a...

Letter from the Editor: For the Love of Jokes

Matthew Korb '14, Editor-in-Chief

April 4, 2013

For those of you who may not know it (I.E first-years and people who live under rocks), this week’s issue of The Dickinsonian is wrapped snuggly up in The Drinkinsonian, our four-page Spring semester joke issue. We all look...

This I Believe

Marina Alonso Gomez, Guest Columnist

March 7, 2013

The first time I read the title of this section, it immediately made me think of that John Lennon song where he enumerates all the things he doesn’t believe in. Magic, Kennedy, yoga, Beatles, you name it. “I just believe in...

To the Shore

Colin Tripp ‘14, Columnist

March 7, 2013

I traveled to Brighton this past weekend to attend a beer festival with a few fellow Dickinsonians studying in Norwich. Beer fests in the UK are a much bigger deal than in the States, perhaps because liking craft ale over here...

Letter from the Editor: Storming the Court

Matthew Korb '14, Editor-in-Chief

March 7, 2013

I am not a sports fan. That doesn’t mean I’m not a fan of sports. I enjoy watching sports, especially the one with the kicking and the ball and the grass and the expensive stadiums. What I mean is that I am terrible at...

Running on Empty

Jessy Cooper ‘13, Columnist

February 28, 2013

A wise woman once told a friend of mine, who in turn passed this adage along to me, that we all have our individual wells and people are going to continue to pull from that well with out realizing that it is going to dry out....

Breaking the Illusion

Brendan Birth ‘16, Columnist

February 28, 2013

Students love to complain about college food. Yet for all the groaning, Dickinson’s food is better than we usually acknowledge. Most agree that the food is top-notch for holiday dinners. Yet right now the future of the caf as...

Italian Perspective

Enrica Nicoli Aldini, Columnist

February 28, 2013

Some sophomores have just applied to go study abroad in Italy next fall. Some freshmen are already thinking about it and they have already started learning the language. Yet you can’t wine and dine in the streets of Bologna...

In Defense of Introverts

Janie Feldmann ‘15, Staff Writer

February 28, 2013

In today’s increasingly competitive world, great stress is placed upon being an extroverted, Type A individual. Naturally, for most job companies, extroverts possess excellent assets to have: they are quick decision-makers,...

Letter from the Editor: Paying Our Dues

Matthew Korb '14, Editor-in-Chief

February 28, 2013

Last week, for my Letter to the Editor, I spoke about the newspaper stretching its reach beyond the Dicinson Campus and into Carlisle. And, while I hate to recycle a topic, I do want to re-visit it this week. On February 20,...

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