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Mailroom Introduces E-Mail Notifications

Katie Lasswell ’17, Associate News Editor

January 29, 2014

With the crush of incoming textbook packages that marks the beginning of each semester, Dickinson students were introduced to a new student mail services feature. The Mail Center, under the direction of Mail Center Manager Lisa...

Dickinson’s Conflicting Sustainability Messages

Brendan Birth '16, Columnist

December 6, 2013

If there were a list of all the words that people in the student body, faculty, staff, and administration mentioned throughout an average day at Dickinson, “sustainability” would be near the top of the list. This is for a...

The New Feminism

Elizabeth Lowman '16, Feature Editor

December 6, 2013

Life is full of disappointments. One of my biggest disappointments in life has been the decline of the feminist movement.  When I was in high school, I identified strongly as a feminist, beginning after reading Alice Walker’s...

This I Believe…

Gloria Hwang ‘16, Opinion Editor

December 6, 2013

I believe in the power of acknowledgement. I believe we do things with a subconciousness mindset to be recognized and validated by others. I believe that Marina Abramovic got it right in showing us what true acknowledgement...

DPS Everywhere, Justice Nowhere

Peter Soeller '14, Columnist

December 6, 2013

Quis custodiet ipsos custodes? The college’s Department of Public Safety (DPS) poses an existential threat to student democracy on campus. Their existence represents an authoritarian force against students who simply seek t...

Respect, Obey, and Question Authority

Matthew Korb ’14, Editor-in-Chief

December 6, 2013

I was of two minds when I started this response to Peter Soeller’s article “DPS Everywhere, Justice Nowhere.” I disagree with his heavy-handed approach towards demonizing the Department of Public Safety (DPS). But I am still...

Dickinson Dominating Centennial Competition

John O'Neil '14, Sports Editor

December 6, 2013

The Dickinson Men’s Basketball moved to 3-0 in conference play by defeating McDaniel 64-52 on Tuesday, Dec. 3. This followed a 74-52 win over Gettsyburg on Tuesday, Nov. 26 and a 73-52 win over Haverford on Saturday, Nov....

Dickinson Among Top Teams at Nationals

Jenny Davis ’17, Sports Writer

December 6, 2013

On Saturday, Nov. 23, Dickinson Men’s and Women’s Cross Country teams concluded another succesful season with top-15 finishes at the NCAA DIII Championships in Hanover, Indiana. The men, led by Ryan Steinbock ’14, finis...

Johns Hopkins Wins Gettsyburg; Dickinson Finishes Fourth

Emily Fuss ‘16, Sports Writer

December 6, 2013

The Dickinson men and women’s swim teams competed in the Gettysburg Invitational over the weekend of Nov.22. Both teams finished in fourth place, facing strong competition in Johns Hopkins University, Gettysburg College and...

Red Devils Struggling in Early-Season Conference Play

John O'Neil '14, Sports Editor

December 6, 2013

After winning their opening game, the Red Devils have struggled over the last few weeks. The 52-43 loss to McDaniel on Tuesday, Dec. 3 marked their third straight conference loss and their fifth straight loss overall. Dicki...

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