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Gravity of Senate Gender Balance Denied

Nat McCloud ‘23, Associate News Editor

October 17, 2019

Dickinson College’s Student Senate has an underrepresentation of women for the 2019-2020 academic year. 57 percent of the student body are women and 43 percent are men, according to the Dickinson College Website. Only 15 of...

Unexpectedly Large Participation in Revolutionary Challenge

Lianna Brown ’22, News Editor

October 17, 2019

A forum to propose new ideas for college innovations drew in 49 proposals and over 3000 total responses that surpassed the President’s Panel on Innovation’s (PPI) expectations of total participation. According to Dickinson...

College President Meets With Chinese Education Minister

Drew Kaplan ’20, Editor-In-Chief

October 17, 2019

Yang Xinyi, Minister Counsellor for Education of the Chinese Embassy to the United States, visited Dickinson College last week to meet with College President Margee Ensign and discuss methods to deepen the educational relationship...

Student Allegedly Detained by DPS Officer at Football Game

Drew Kaplan ‘20, Editor-in-Chief

October 17, 2019

A student has filed a complaint with the Department of Public Safety alleging that he was prevented from leaving Biddle Field during the playing of the national anthem before the Homecoming Football game.  The student, who will remain anonymous due to ...

Policies Changed For Letters of Recommendation

Drew Kaplan ’20, Editor-In-Chief

October 17, 2019

The Office of the Registrar has announced a new system for documenting letters of recommendation written by faculty members for students. However, faculty members have expressed confusion as to whether the system is active or...

Discussion on Spirituality Extends Beyond Hispanic Heritage Month

Cristian Tineo ’22, Staff Writer

October 17, 2019

An event held to provide a safe environment for Latinx and other students of color to share their experiences with spirituality. The event, titled “LatinXistence” took place on Monday, Oct. 14 and drew in a crowd of 30 students. Shantel...

Photographer Speaks on Intersections of His Career And Queer Identity

Jacob DeCarli ’22, Managing Editor

October 17, 2019

Italy-based photographer Roberto Patella addressed two separate audiences of students and faculty in a formal lecture and informal discussion about his work and his identity as a gay Italian American man.  Patella was born and raised in a small town of nor...

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