Weekly Rundown

By Charlotte Schwebel ON CAMPUS • Colorado College hosted the memorial service for beloved International Relations and Global Health Professor Andrew Price-Smith this past weekend.…

A Brief Reintroduction to Ongoing Anti-Racism Efforts at Colorado College

By MARY JENKINS For new community members at Colorado College, the topic of anti-racism efforts, such as the external review of racism and the implementation…

How the Politics of Life Can Be Waged Through a Theatre of Death

By BELLA LAWRENCE Both our bodies and our lives are subject to political action, and as such they can be used as physical forces for…

The Importance of Unity in the May Fourth Movement

By GABY JADOTTE The May Fourth Movement of 1919 came to define one of the most influential time periods in modern Chinese history. Today, a…

CCSGA Weekly

A Welcome Message From Your 2019–20 Inclusion Committee By HALLE SCHALL '20 VICE PRESIDENT OF INCLUSION Welcome to the 2019–20 school year. For some of…

Diving Into Wellness : Block 1 Week 1 Red Zone

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. By …

Urgent Calls for Revolutionary Political Action With Rosa Clemente

By ELIZA GUION & ANA MASHEK After sociology professor Vanessa Muñoz introduced Rosa Clemente as the speaker for the department’s 19th annual Daniel Patrick O’Connor…

Preliminary Steps to Becoming a BADASS

By BELLA LAWRENCE   Making the choice to attend extra training on social behaviors and responsibilities can, at times, seem superfluous. Most people would like…

Becky Wareing Steele’s Challenging Interpretation of Utopia at the Fine Arts Center

By TOM BYRON   Right now, at the Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center, visitors can get an inside look at a utopia. Or as Denver-based…

Weekly Rundown

By Charlotte Schwebel ON CAMPUS • Colorado College earned a top spot in the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education sustainability report…

[Dis]Information: Gregg Deal on the Reexamination of Indigenous People as Depicted in Roland Reed’s 20th Century Photographs

By BELLA LAWRENCE Although not often thought of by students at Colorado College as a place for challenging stereotypes and reimagining a romanticized Western past,…

A Peek into Colorado College Students’ Passions at the Fall 2019 Student Activities Fair

By EMMA BROSSMAN Students walking into the Worner Campus Center on Sept. 3 and 4 were greeted by a crowd of campus organization leaders —…

The Colorado Pledge: CC’s Promise to In-State Students

 By ANA MASHEK “We want to make sure that we have more socioeconomic diversity,” Mark Hatch, the vice president for enrollment at Colorado College, told…

CCSGA Weekly: Calling All Student Opinions, Concerns, and Questions

By GRACE GITTELL '20 SENIOR CLASS REPRESENTATIVE Colorado College Student Government Association, the only democratically elected student body organization at CC, strives to give a…

ACLU National Legal Director Speaks on Civic Engagement

By  MARY JENKINS On Tuesday, Sept. 4, Colorado College welcomed David Cole, The National Legal director of The American Civil Liberties Union, for a lecture…

Independent Investigation of Police in Colorado Springs: Past Precedent and Gov. Jared Polis

By BELLA LAWRENCE In the past several years, the growing distrust between civilian communities and their respective local law enforcement has been well-documented by the…

Hoping for the Best, Planning for the Worst: Water Rights in Colorado

By EMILY KRESSLEY   What’s a Colorado College kid’s favorite accessory? Ranked just ahead of Birkenstocks or Chacos, finds from the Arc Thrift  Store, and…

Safe Spaces and Open Ears: The Butler Center Open House

By SUSIE DUMMIT   As everyone returns to campus and dives back into their old routines, many of Colorado College’s organizations begin the year by…

Incarcerated Writers Series: Appreciate Uniqueness

This series features writing from inmates at the El Paso County Criminal Justice Center. The articles stem from weekly programming facilitated by the Colorado College…

Colorado College’s Groundbreaking 2019-20 Common Read: “The Round House”

By BELLA LAWRENCE This fall, incoming Colorado College students received their inauguration into academic discourse through the topically dense and critically acclaimed novel “The Round…

Weekly Rundown

By Charlotte Schwebel ON CAMPUS • Colorado College released a pledge to support Colorado families with adjusted gross income below $200,000. (DenPo) • Colorado College…

In Conversation at CC: American Hate With Guest Arjun S. Sethi

By BELLA LAWRENCE On Tuesday Aug. 28, The Butler Center — in tandem with the Chaplain’s Office, the Wellness Resource Center, and the Department of…

CCSGA Weekly

By MAX KRONSTADT '20 VICE PRESIDENT OF OUTREACH Statewide Collaboration Over the summer, Student Government Association leaders from around Colorado, led by the Colorado College…

Planning for Block Break 1: Opportunities for Everyone

By GRACE GITTELL Right now, the excitement of being back on campus and the craziness of Block 1 are occupying the minds of all. But…

Diving Into Wellness

By  SUSANNA PENFIELD RED ZONE Welcome back to the furniture-moving, textbook-purchasing, over-socializing craze of Block 1. This time of year is chaotic, confusing, and thrilling…

Colorado College’s 2019 Convocation: Welcoming the Class of 2023

By Tom Byron Colorado College is entering into its 146th school year. To celebrate, CC kicked off Block 1 with speeches by staff, alumni, and…

Priddy Trips: a Colorado College Tradition

Photo courtesy of Jerrica Bauer By Peyton Wright   Ask any Colorado College upperclassman, and they will tell you they still vividly remember…

An Introduction to the De’Von Bailey Case

 By Gaby Jadotte During the month of August, most Colorado College students are mentally preparing themselves for a hectic new school year. Local Colorado Springs…