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Let’s Get Reel

Kevin Doyle '16, Life & Style Columnist

December 6, 2013

Hunger Games: Catching Fire is currently the biggest movie at the box office, by a long shot. You could almost say that it has already “caught fire” (cue snare and cymbal). There is a good chance if you have not alread...

French Food by Kat

Katherine Swantak ’15, Abroad Columnist

December 6, 2013

  After 3 months in France, it’s easy to say that I’ve tried my fair share of French delicacies.  Don’t get me wrong, I’m sure your black bean burger from the Snar is marvelous and all, but you’ve never really lived ...

Fashion: “Bean Boots”

Alicia Reynolds ’14, Life & Style Columnist

December 6, 2013

    With the winter season being the time of year for snow and cold weather, it creates a challenge to determine what clothing items are best for the weather. Therefore, the question arises of what type of outerwe...

Letters from Abroad

Jane Feldmann ’15, Abroad Columnist

December 6, 2013

  On Sunday evening, the Dickinson in Bremen program took us all to see a Werder Bremen soccer game at the Weser Stadium.  I am definitely not the person to ask if you want to understand how soccer works – the o...

James Hansen and the Economics of Climate Change

Tony Underwood, Visiting Assistant Professor of Economics

November 22, 2013

Dr. James Hansen, our 2013 Joseph Priestley Award recipient, gave an impassioned plea for action to address global climate change in his address on November 7. Despite my agreement regarding the urgent need for policies to address anthropogenic climate change, I lef...

Helping People Help Themselves

Virginia Cady ‘15, Columnist

November 22, 2013

This past Thursday, I was fortunate enough to hear Dickinson Class of ’81 Mr. Andrew Hyde give a lecture on the future of United States stability operations. Hyde is the partnership manager at the Bureau of Conflict and Stabilization...

This I Believe

Echo Li '14, Guest Columnist

November 22, 2013

I believe there is a limit to everything. When I was in elementary school, my mother who was a huge fan of fruits, used to feed me at least three bananas everyday. This had gone on for several years, and during that time I had...

Our Minimum Wage

Brendan Birth '16, Columnist

November 22, 2013

Minimum wage legislation always struggles to make progress, and this time is no different. This lack of progress on the issue is attributed to the fact that such legislation is viewed as a “job killer.” This sort of discourse...

Letter to the Editor

November 22, 2013

Dear Dickinsonian: I am gravely concerned with the carelessness exhibited by our beloved Misenos this past weekend. Similar to most students, I found myself lounging around my apartment on a Friday afternoon asking myself,...

Letters from Abroad

Janie Feldmann ’15, Abroad Columnist

November 22, 2013

To be honest, if you are going to a city for the beauty, you should not go to Berlin. This city is by no definition beautiful – it is grungy, grey and graffiti-filled. But Berlin has some of the coolest history of any city,...

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