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The Oldest College Weekly in America. Founded 1868.

The Colgate Maroon-News

Maya LaRosiliere: Winding Up and Letting Go

Maya LaRosiliere: Winding Up and Letting Go

Bri Liddell, Staff Writer December 10, 2021

When senior Maya LaRosiliere of Plano, Texas first stepped foot into her tiny Curtis Hall dorm room back in 2018, she hadn’t anticipated just how much this unfamiliar new place would change her, but...

Ahmaud Gabriele: Spreading Positivity

Ahmaud Gabriele: Spreading Positivity

Jordan Yankee, Staff Writer December 10, 2021

“Give yourself credit for what you can do. Now find a way to do it a little better this week. You can do it!” Every Monday, Ahmaud Gabriele, a senior from Atlanta, Ga., sends a motivational quote...

Isabel Gephart: Brain Waves and Boats

Isabel Gephart: Brain Waves and Boats

Karenna Warden, Staff Writer December 10, 2021

Senior Isabel Gephart spends at least one hour nearly every day each week in a dark, closet-sized space in the basement of Olin Hall. While there, she engages in a well-practiced routine: she seats a student...

Alex Tran: Amplifying Community

Alex Tran: Amplifying Community

Sophie Naylor, Staff Writer December 10, 2021

As soon as Alex Tran started talking, his concern for the well-being of everyone around him became clear. A senior concentrator in educational studies and psychology, Tran is dedicated to making the Colgate...

Amanda Lue: Astronomy Star

Amanda Lue: Astronomy Star

Kristen Quinonez, Staff Writer December 10, 2021

Although the end of the semester is a time filled with stress, exams and planning transportation for winter break, this time of year also marks the last moments of seniors’ final fall semester. Thus,...

Nate Freishtat: Dedicated to Community

Nate Freishtat: Dedicated to Community

Amanda Bradley, Staff Writer December 10, 2021

As seniors look back at their past four years, many reflect on what they’ve accomplished, and senior Nate Freishtat is no exception. Hailing from Maryland, Freishtat has been heavily involved in campus...

Jack Underhill: Following Passion

Jack Underhill: Following Passion

Hannah Tupper, Staff Writer December 10, 2021

As a double concentrator in philosophy and molecular biology, senior Jack Underhill has been grateful for the many experiences Colgate has offered, as they allowed him to find his true passions.   “[Outdoor...

Hilary Almanza: A Voice for Change

Hilary Almanza: A Voice for Change

Kayla Gutheil, Staff Writer December 10, 2021

When it comes to difficult conversations, senior Hilary Almanza is never one to shy away from a challenge. Almanza, a senior from a neighborhood in Queens, N.Y. called Jackson Heights, proudly identifies...

Elsie Kindall and the Power of Social Justice

Elsie Kindall and the Power of Social Justice

Fairuz Ishraque, Staff Writer April 23, 2021

“Let’s start with sex education. Actually, let’s start with queer sex education,” senior Elsie Kindall, an educational studies concentrator from Dallas, Texas, said. “Let’s start with deconstructing...

Finding Purpose: Harleen Kaur’s Journey of Leadership

Finding Purpose: Harleen Kaur’s Journey of Leadership

Eliza Leal, Staff Writer April 23, 2021

Social justice is not for the faint of heart. Senior Harleen Kaur, a political science concentrator and religion & film and media studies double minor, has dedicated her Colgate career to activism....

Lauryn Poyser: Living Life Boldly

Lauryn Poyser: Living Life Boldly

Lucy Hudson, Staff Writer April 23, 2021

As the current seniors begin to take in their last few moments at Colgate and reflect on their past four years on campus, a feeling of nostalgia may begin to set in. Lauryn Poyser, a senior from Evanston,...

Haley Taylors Reflections on Colgate

Haley Taylor’s Reflections on Colgate

Hannah Tupper, Staff Writer April 23, 2021

“I am Haley Taylor. I am from the Bronx. I use she/her pronouns and I have 26 days until my graduation.” As excited as she is, Taylor said she has mixed feelings about graduation as part of her...

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