CCSGA Weekly: A Call to Repurpose Guns

By JOHN CAPERS ’21 Sophomore Representative of the Class of 2021 Member of the Outreach Committee A small group of students and I visited an organization…

Incarcerated Writers Series: My Story Your Stereotype

This series features writing from inmates at the El Paso County Jail. The articles stem from weekly programming facilitated by the Colorado College Prison Project.…

Weekly Rundown

ON CAMPUS • The Student Organization for Sexual Safety is hosting Classy Christmas in Bemis on Dec. 14 at 8 p.m. “Dance the night away…

A Peaceful Transition of Power? Republicans in Wisconsin and Michigan Say No

Republican lawmakers look to limit powers of their Democratic successors. Wisconsin and Michigan have not experienced a smooth transition of state government power. In Wisconsin, Republicans…

Diving Into Wellness

A recurring column exploring various statistics related to sexual wellness, mental health, and substance use at Colorado College, brought to you in collaboration with the Wellness Resource Center.  …

Colorado Politicians With Presidential Ambitions

Hickenlooper and Bennet campaign rumors fueled by anonymous sources.   It appears two high-profile politicians from Colorado are thinking about running in the 2020 presidential race.…

Mathematics Turns Political: Lockheed Martin Visits CC

Math presentations are not generally expected to be controversial. However, the intersection of math and politics can be heated, as demonstrated by Lockheed Martin’s visit…

Sociology Brings on New Tenure Professor Specializing in Activism

As this semester comes to a close, so does the Colorado College sociology department’s search for a new tenure professor to join the faculty next…

Most Recent Plan for CC All-College Requirements Delayed Until Next Semester

As befits a liberal arts college, the Colorado College curriculum is intended to prepare students to work outside of their comfort zones after graduation. Because…

Colorado Moves to Clear Pre-Legalization Marijuana Convictions

On Nov. 6, 2012, 55 percent of Colorado voters elected to pass Amendment 64: a popular initiative to amend the Constitution of the State of…

Federal Changes to Title IX Face Resistance

Amid more controversy coming out of the Donald Trump administration, the Department of Education plans to implement new Title IX guidelines across the nation. Many…

CCSGA Weekly: Colorado College’s Pronoun Practice

By  HALLE SCHALL ’20 Inclusion Committee He/Him/His & They/Them/Theirs pronouns I have spent the last two blocks creating a presentation about the importance of Colorado…

Prison Project Phone Zap

By THE PRISON PROJECT The Prison Project frequently advocates for the rights of inmates around the country. In addition to the Incarcerated Writers series, this…

Incarcerated Writers’ Series: What It Is?

This series features writing from inmates at the El Paso County Jail. The articles stem from weekly programming facilitated by the Colorado College Prison Project.…

Weekly Rundown

ON CAMPUS • Alex E. Chávez explored how the contemporary politics of Mexican migrant cultural expression manifest in the sounds and poetics of huapango arribeño…

George H.W. Bush, 41st President of the United States, Dead at 94

George H. W. Bush, the 41st President of the United States, passed away at 10:10 p.m. on November 30. President Bush took his last breath…

An End to Homelessness?

Photos by Nick Penzel The “At a Point in Time” survey conducted on Jan. 28 of this year, El Paso County…

The Death of Missionary John Chau

In mid-November, missionary John Allen Chau, 26, was killed during attempts to preach to the community of North Sentinel Island.  Located in the Bay of…

New Student Journal Seeks to Promote Marginalized Voices on Campus

Since arriving on campus last fall, Matt Rosen ’21 and Anna Gaw ’21 have noticed the conspicuous lack of space for marginalized voices on campus.…

The Search for the SARC

The Wellness Resource Center, along with Student Title IX Assistance and Resource Team, has been searching for a new on-campus SARC, shorthand for Sexual Assault…

More Reports, When Will There Be Policy?

In 2018, Black Friday was not only a day of unbridled capitalism, but also  a day full of climate reports. American departments released two separate…

Changing the CC All-College Requirements

Cross-discipline learning is central to the general education, gen. ed., requirement at Colorado College. As a liberal arts institution, the CC gen. ed. requirement aims…

Incarcerated Writers Series: Earth’s Reflections

This series features writing from inmates at the El Paso County Jail. The articles stem from weekly programming facilitated by the Colorado College Prison Project.…

Weekly Rundown

ON CAMPUS • The 2018 Annual Colorado College Arts and Crafts Sale will take place Friday, Nov. 30 – Sunday, Dec. 2. Artists from CC…

Diving Into Wellness

A recurring column exploring various statistics related to sexual wellness, mental health, and substance use at Colorado College, brought to you in collaboration with the Wellness Resource Center. 15% …

First Monday: Professor Twenge Explores the Consequences of Technology on iGen

How smartphones have hurt more than helped. Photo By Matthew Maciag On Monday, Nov. 26, Jean Twenge, professor of psychology at…

Amazon Expands, Now Has Hold on Both Coasts

Amazon announced on Nov. 13 the highly-anticipated locations of its two newest headquarters. The major mogul will now have locations in Crystal City, Va., and…

The Impact of the California Camp Fire

The most recent California wildfire has heavily damaged Paradise, Calif., as well as several surrounding communities. As of Sunday, Nov. 25, the blaze has been…