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Hindu Students Association: Encouraging Community

Hindu Students Association: Encouraging Community

Ana Mashek, Staff Writer November 19, 2021

The Hindu Students Association (HSA) put on one of their biggest events of the semester on Nov. 13, when they invited the Colgate community to gather in celebration of Diwali, the festival of lights. The...

A Bright Future for Picker Art Gallery

A Bright Future for Picker Art Gallery

Cooper Lowell, Staff Writer November 8, 2021

The Picker Art Gallery is Colgate’s own on-campus art museum. Hidden away within the brutalist architecture of Dana Arts Center, Picker is truly one of Colgate’s hidden gems. The museum rotates through...

Op-Ed: Secrets Behind the Sculptures Around Campus

Op-Ed: Secrets Behind the Sculptures Around Campus

Kristen Quinonez, Staff Writer November 8, 2021

Have you ever been on your usual trek to class, passing by the same buildings, abstract sculptures and people that you usually do? On my way to classes, I feel an instant warm sense of comfort as I pass...

Adanya Jeudy is Not an Artist

Adanya Jeudy is Not an Artist

Rebecca Kopelman, Staff Writer November 8, 2021

Junior Adanya Jeudy is not an artist – at least, not by her own standard. While the 40-plus paintings displayed on her Instagram account may tell a different story, Jeudy tends to shy away from the label. “I’m...

Sally McGee: Art, Peace and Conflict

Sally McGee: Art, Peace and Conflict

Tate Fonda, Staff Writer November 8, 2021

Artist, activist and Colgate senior Sally McGee creates intricate artistic collections that creatively mirror their academic interest in identity politics — those which concern sexuality, gender and...

Valeria Carrión: Reflections on Art

Valeria Carrión: Reflections on Art

Virginia Morley, Staff Writer November 8, 2021

Before college, senior Valeria Carrión was never planning to concentrate in art. Today, she is painting her senior thesis and working on applications to attend graduate school for art. Carrión, a...

Dean Chiarello: Prospective Student Turned Administrator

Dean Chiarello: Prospective Student Turned Administrator

Sammie Marks, Staff Writer November 5, 2021

When Assistant Dean for Administrative Advising Doug Chiarello attended Colgate University’s Admitted Students’ Day in the spring of 1994, he had no idea that this was the place he would come to spend...

Dean Jones: Student Resilience

Dean Jones: Student Resilience

Eliza Leal, Staff Writer November 5, 2021

A familiar warmth fills the dean’s office in McGregory Hall. Whether it be from the bowl of candy on the center table that never seems empty, the jovial laughter echoing from the deans themselves or...

The Writing and Speaking Center: Providing Tools and Promoting Inclusion

The Writing and Speaking Center: Providing Tools and Promoting Inclusion

Sivi Colberg, Staff Writer November 5, 2021

Located on the second floor of Lathrop Hall, the Writing and Speaking Center is staffed by student consultants, and one professional consultant, who advise peers on written and oral projects. Whether clients...

SEND SILENCE PACKING: Hoesterey organized an exhibit to promote mental health resources.

Striving for Holistic Wellbeing: Shaw Wellness Institute

Andie Cook, Assistant Baker's Dozen Editor November 5, 2021

TW: Mentions of sexual violence and suicide.  For some on Colgate’s campus, the Shaw Wellness Institute (Shaw) isn’t much more than the physical structure at the front of the 113 Broad Complex....

Op-Ed: The Importance of Voting in Local Elections

Karenna Warden, Staff Writer October 29, 2021

I wake at 6:30 a.m. to my mother shaking me awake. It is a weekday in February 2018, and I am finishing my sixth month of ninth grade. My mom and I will start the day in the Chevy Chase Community Center....

Professor Frank: Learning New Perspectives

Professor Frank: Learning New Perspectives

Jordan Yankee, Staff Writer October 29, 2021

Charles A. Dana Professor of Religion Georgia Frank, the chair of the department of religion, has a bachelor's degree from Barnard College and master's degrees in theological studies and arts from Harvard...

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