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Colgate Introduces New Academic Minor in Global Public and Environmental Health

Colgate Introduces New Academic Minor in Global Public and Environmental Health

Lalana Sharma and Elizabeth Shaw July 6, 2021

Beginning this fall, Colgate will officially offer a new interdisciplinary minor in Global Public and Environmental Health (GPEH). In an email sent to the student body on May 10, Provost and Dean of the...

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...

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...

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...

Colgate Advances to Gate 3 of Reopening After Surge In Cases and Move Backwards to Modified Gate 1

Colgate Advances to Gate 3 of Reopening After Surge In Cases and Move Backwards to Modified Gate 1

Lalana Sharma, News Editor April 23, 2021

Colgate advanced from Gate 1 to Gate 3 of reopening on Tuesday morning in response to the reduced amount of positive COVID-19 cases following a recent campus-wide outbreak. In an email sent to the student...

Student Government Association Holds Presidential Elections

Student Government Association Holds Presidential Elections

Annabel Morris, Staff Writer April 23, 2021

Candidates have taken to social media to campaign for Student Government Association (SGA) presidential elections for the 2021-2022 school year, set to take place from April 27 to April 30. According to...

Administrators Discuss University Response to Sexual Assault in SAAM Panel

Administrators Discuss University Response to Sexual Assault in SAAM Panel

Emma Hubbard, Contributing Writer April 23, 2021

As part of their schedule of events for Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM), Haven, Colgate’s center for sexual violence survivor support, hosted a virtual panel on April 13 to discuss both the University’s...

Annual 13 Days of Green Begins with In-Person Events

Annual 13 Days of Green Begins with In-Person Events

Sara Fraser, Staff Writer April 16, 2021

Colgate University’s Office of Sustainability began their countdown to Earth Day this past weekend with the annual 13 Days of Green kickoff event. Held each spring, the 13 Days of Green brings together...

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