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In a June 3 email from Vice President and Dean of the College Paul McLoughlin, the University announced the appointment of Ahmet Çelik as the first campus imam and Muslim student adviser.

Ahmet Çelik Appointed As First Campus Imam and Muslim Student Advisor

Sarah Westergren, Assistant News Editor June 23, 2021

Colgate has appointed Ahmet Çelik, a Ph.D. candidate and instructor in religion and Middle Eastern studies at Syracuse University, as the first campus imam and Muslim student advisor in University history. The...

2020-2021 winners of the 1819 Award Paul McAvoy (left) and Jack Gómez (right) addressed  their fellow seniors, faculty and guests at the Baccalaureate Service during Commencement weekend.

Colgate Announces Gómez and McAvoy as 1819 Award Winners

Wynter Schnell, Staff Writer May 22, 2021

President Brian Casey announced seniors Jake Gómez and Paul McAvoy as the 2020-2021 winners of the Colgate Alumni Corporation 1819 Award in an email sent to all students on April 30. The 1819 Award was...

Colgate Holds In-Person Commencement for Class of 2021

Colgate Holds In-Person Commencement for Class of 2021

Lalana Sharma, Executive Editor May 15, 2021

After months of preparation in the midst of changing COVID-19 pandemic policies and restrictions, the Commencement Ceremony for the class of 2021, the University’s 200th Commencement, was held in-person...

Colgate To Require COVID-19 Vaccine For Fall 2021

Colgate To Require COVID-19 Vaccine For Fall 2021

Nicole Dienst, Copy Editor May 9, 2021

Colgate announced a COVID-19 vaccination requirement for all students returning to campus for the fall 2021 semester, except for those with religious and medical exemptions, via email on May 5.  The...

Contingent Faculty Move Toward a Union

Contingent Faculty Move Toward a Union

Emily Rahhal, Editor-in-Chief April 30, 2021

After over a year of organizing, all non-tenure-track contingent faculty are nearly ready to file a request for a union election with the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB); the Contingent Faculty Union...

Local Catholic Organization Holds Event Honoring Sexual Abuse Survivors

Local Catholic Organization Holds Event Honoring Sexual Abuse Survivors

Greta Ferdinand, News Editor April 30, 2021

Editorial content warning: this article contains discussion of sexual assault and sexual violence.  The Madison County’s Sexual Abuse Response and Prevention Team (SARP) held their first sexual assault...

Senior Honor Society Holds Art Auction

Senior Honor Society Holds Art Auction

Elli Ament, Staff Writer April 30, 2021

The Senior Honor Society held its annual auction last week to support two local indigenous groups. The virtual, silent auction ran from April 19 through April 25, with all proceeds benefiting Akweku Osh^he...

Second Virtual Dancefest Features Live Performances

Second Virtual Dancefest Features Live Performances

Sivi Colberg April 30, 2021

In accordance with restrictions on social gatherings due to University and state guidelines, Colgate’s spring 2021 Dancefest was conducted via livestream on Saturday, April 24. A combination of live...

ALANA Cultural Center Hosts First Annual Multicultural Fashion Show

ALANA Cultural Center Hosts First Annual Multicultural Fashion Show

Sarah Westergren, Staff Writer April 30, 2021

The University's Africana, Latin, Asian and Native American (ALANA) Cultural Center presented its first annual pre-recorded fashion show on Wednesday, April 21 as part of its Multicultural Week. The show...

Colgate to Allow Registered Guests At Class of 2021 Commencement

Colgate to Allow Registered Guests At Class of 2021 Commencement

Sydney Henderson, Staff Writer April 30, 2021

The University announced last week that two guests will be permitted per graduate for the Class of 2021 commencement ceremony on Sunday, May 9, in an email from the Commencement Executive Committee on...

Nancy Ries Named 2021 Recipient of Balmuth Award For Teaching and Student Engagement

Nancy Ries Named 2021 Recipient of Balmuth Award For Teaching and Student Engagement

Lalana Sharma, News Editor April 30, 2021

Provost and Dean of the Faculty Tracey Hucks announced Professor of Anthropology and Peace & Conflict Studies Nancy Ries as the 2021 recipient of the University’s Jerome Balmuth Award for Teaching...

Search for a Chief Diversity Officer Continues

Search for a Chief Diversity Officer Continues

Claire Bergerson, Staff Writer April 25, 2021

Colgate University's Chief Diversity Officer Search Committee, co-chaired by Professor of Psychology and Neuroscience Spencer Kelly and Acting Chief Diversity Officer and Vice President for Communications...

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