A 14er by Any Other Name

By PI HEUSTED If you were to ask your hiking buddy to choose between two mountains to summit this weekend and one is a 14er but the other isn’t, they’d want to summit the 14er. […]

MountainFilm Revamped

There’s always a way to engage more of the Colorado College community. That’s how Lily Green ’19, director on the MountainFilm planning committee, sees it. “There’s certainly aspects of overlap in every department, but I’m […]

BreakOut: CC Students Connect With the Community

Madeline Ng ’21 spent her Saturday directing traffic in a parking lot. And she loved it. Ng is one of the leaders of BreakOut, a student-led organization founded in 1999 under the Collaborative for Community […]

Working Together for the Dixon Trail

Decades before white settlers entered Colorado Springs, the Front Range was home to several Native American tribes, including the Kiowas, the Cheyenne, the Apaches, and the Utes. The Cheyenne and Apache frequented Cheyenne Mountain as […]

Life Lessons in the Outdoors

A reflection on race both inside and out of the CC community By NIZHOONI HURD Like some students at Colorado College, participating in an Outward Bound program was a vital part of my character development […]