Africa Day: Celebrating the Diversity of the Second Largest Continent on Earth

Although it is 2017, many cultures of our grandiose, collective civilization are still subject to an almost infinite number of misconceptions and judgments. For instance,…

The Mountain Shadows Restaurant: A Local Buried Gem, Neighbor to the Local Mortuary

Next to the local mortuary, Mountain Shadows Restaurant sits in an old house under a sign that reads, "Where the Locals Eat." Open from 7…

Stopping Stigmas with Mental Health Storytelling

Photos by Mikaela Burns Storytelling has always been a universal conveyance of human emotion. Be it a childhood story of the "Three Little Pigs "to…

Travis Scott: Producer, Rapper, and Rockstar in the Pursuit of Happiness

In the past two years, trap-rapper Travis Scott has a seen a meteoric rise in popularity with smash-hit albums "Rodeo" from 2015 and "Birds in…

Casualties: An Inside Look into the CC Party Scene

A lone, wrapped crutch attached to a low-hanging branch wavers in the breeze. Bird seed lies scattered around, and a man is perched, one hand…

Plans For New Ice Arena Bring Excitement to Campus

“Hockey” is a buzzword constantly associated with Colorado College for students, faculty, alumni, and even those not associated with the college. As one of CC’s…

The Boys Are Back: Moonlight Riders Cruise into Eighth Block

Photos by Mikaela Burns Moonlight Cruisers, an eclectic group of cyclists, mountain bikers, and recreational riders at CC are back for their blockly rides. This…

What’s the Deal with Fashion Boutiques?

Photos by Daniel Sarche “New season, new fashion” seems to be the motto nowadays. We are well into spring and almost into summer, so it…

No Silencio, and the Event Planning Process at CC

Last Friday, DJs Oli Ward, Mansour, and Berto hosted No Silencio, a Sounds of Colorado College event in Gaylord Hall. Running from 10 p.m. to…

Yellow Mountain Tea House: An Experience for More than the Taste Buds

Photos by Becca Stine The Yellow Mountain Tea House, a Chinese tea house and restaurant, sits nestled amongst the quaint restaurants and boutiques on West…

Hop-Ed: Colorado Mountain Brewery

A weekly review of local beers for CC students by CC students. Brought to you in association with the Homebrew Education Club. Colorado Mountain Brewery:…

Finstagram: Capture and Share Secret Moments

Scrolling through Instagram, among the pictures of sunset hikes and fraternity formals are pictures which are a little more insidious in nature: a drunk girl…

Hui Yon Park and the Dale Street Bistro: A Bright Purple Dining Destination

Recognizable by its bright purple exterior, the Dale Street Bistro stands out among its neighborhood surroundings. Born and raised in South Korea, restaurant owner Hui…

Galen Green ’05 Talks Life as a Musician

From the eccentric flair of Llamapalooza to students picking guitars on porches, Colorado College is, without a doubt, a campus inclined towards music. Events like…

Lights, Camera, Thesis!

Personality disorders, suicide, and an eight-year-old detective: This wide range of subjects reflects just a few of the various films presented at last Thursday’s Senior…

DJ OLI WARD: Curator of Good Vibes

Written by Sam Imhoff If you’ve been out this year, you’ve probably seen Oliver Ward DJ at house parties. DJ OLI WARD is recognizable by…

Hop-Ed: Phantom Canyon Brewing Company

Phantom Canyon Brewing Company Phantom Canyon has the unique distinction of being the oldest brewery in Colorado Springs, first opening its doors 24 years ago…

“Little Women”: A Review of the Classic Novel Brought to Life

The American Civil War is often associated with battles, slavery and the Underground Railroad. Intimate stories of sisters finding themselves in a society ruled by…

Robert Mahaffie: Building Sets, Bettering Worlds

Robert Mahaffie, the secret behind many Film and Media students' success, was born and raised in Washington, D.C. "It's an interesting place to grow up,"…

Eric Betz: One Freaky Dude

Written by Elise Glaser In 2004 at a high school in Crothersville, Ind. a spread featured in the yearbook entitled “Body Decorations” incited an uproar…

Aaron Cohick: Pressing for Change

The Press, Colorado College’s letterpress studio, works to create and educate students on the art of book and printmaking. Located in Taylor Hall, between Bemis…

Hop-Ed: Nano 108 Brewing

Nano 108 Brewing Nano 108 Brewing is a unique brewery here in Colorado Springs. Founder Keith Altemose helped open Rock Bottom Brewery in 2005, and…

Live with Passion: PLEASURES

Written by Sam Imhoff It is rare that a concert experience moves you so deeply that you consider your life as you stand dancing among…

The Heart Behind Hard Work: Floor Technician Oral “Eddie” Bailey’s Story of Resilience

Oral Bailey, commonly known as Eddie, is a Colorado College resident floor technician and a face many would recognize from the halls of Bemis and…

Beyond Mammy, Jezebel, & Sapphire: Reclaiming Images of Black Women

True to the liberal arts ideals of Colorado College, the Cornerstone Arts Building currently hosts the IDEA (Interdisciplinary Experimental Arts) Space, a gallery designed to…

Fashion Show Brings Innovative Couture to CC

Photos by Daniel Sarché Every year, CC’s Wearable Art Club teams up with Campus Activities to put on the CC Fashion Show, an annual event…

Hop-Ed: Smiling Toad Brewery

Smiling Toad is a unique brewery here in Colorado Springs. Owner Biff Morehead opened his doors at a small location on Bijou St. in 2013.…

MSR: A Sci-Fi Adventure 4 Millennial Souls

Last weekend, Taylor Theatre featured the Colorado College original play, “MSR: A Sci-Fi Adventure 4 Millennial Souls”. Hundreds of students and even some faculty members…