The Dickinsonian

  • January 3The Dickinsonian's new website has officially launched! Stay tuned for new stories and features.

Letters from Abroad

Emily Fineberg ’15, Abroad Columnist

November 14, 2013

Last week, I wrote about being the unofficial Mother Duck of the Málaga group, as if the other Dickinsonians here were my family. This week, when we went on an excursion to Granada and Las Alpujarras, I was a little bit of a...

Let’s Get Reel: Thor

Kevin Doyle ’16, Life & Style Columnist

November 14, 2013

I like superhero movies, so naturally I had to go check out Marvel’s latest installment, Thor: The Dark World. While it is aesthetically pleasing that the title does not have a numeral, it does little to hide the fact that this is an overall tired and bland sequel. ...

Letters from Abroad

Janie Feldmann ’15, Abroad Columnist

November 14, 2013

I have been living in Germany long enough that I feel reasonably comfortable talking about the different dialects in the north and the south. Though I have not yet had the opportunity to hear certain regional varieties (such...

Book Review: The Coldest Girl in Coldtown By Holly Black

Michelle Martire ’17, Life & Style Columnist

November 14, 2013

There have been countless books, movies and TV shows that have put forth their own take on vampire lore. Holly Black, author of The Coldest Girl in Coldtown, adds to the long list with her own tale of vampirism. Since the w...

Fashion: Corduroys and Vests

Alicia Reynolds ’14, Life & Style Columnist

November 14, 2013

As the temperatures have been creeping lower and lower, people are beginning to dress for the cold season. One big trend I have noticed is corduroy pants. Corduroy has always been around in the past, but this season it ...

Straight from the Plate Caf Food Reviews

Melanie Singer ’17, Life & Style Columnist

November 14, 2013

Grilled cheese. It seems to be one of the favorites for Dickinson students in the cafeteria. There’s nothing truly special about it, but when combining the saltiness and sweetness of the grilled cheese with the tomato sou...

Record-Breaking Season Comes to an End

Ally Boyington ’15, Sports Writer

November 14, 2013

The Dickinson College field hockey team lost in the Centennial Conference semi-final game on Saturday, Nov. 9 against the #2 seed and nationally ranked Ursinus Bears. Ursinus, who beat Franklin & Marshall the following day to win the conference championship the follow...

Red Devils Lose Double-OT Heartbreaker

Sarah Giardini ‘14, Sports Writer

November 14, 2013

The Red Devils fell just short of a Centennial Conference Championship last Saturday when they lost to Franklin & Marshall 2-1 in double overtime. In the first two rounds of the tournament, they defeated Johns Hopkins and Haverford, 2-1 and 2-0, respectively. Although...

Swimming Teams Dominate Quad-Meet

Emily Fuss '16, Sports Writer

November 14, 2013

Both the men’s and the women’s swimming teams swept a tri-meet at York College on Saturday, Nov. 16. The men are now 4-1, with the women sitting at 5-1. Neither team has begun their conference schedule. The Red Devils competed...

Incognito: Flying Under The Radar

Jennifer Crowley ’13, Alumni Columnist

November 14, 2013

During my time on Dickinson’s campus, what I remember most besides those iconic red chairs and a certain bespectacled, bow-tie clad man was how socially aware the campus was. Whenever a story broke that challenged our ideals...

The student news site of Dickinson College.