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Ten Demands progress, future plans discussed at forum

May 5, 2016

Filed under 2015-2016, Issue 23

By Katie Sittig-Boyd Staff Writer Since the Ten Demands were first put forth to the administration in November 2015, there has been a series of community meetings to address issues of racial equity on an ongoing basis. Tuesday, M...

DERAIL sparks conversation

May 5, 2016

Filed under 2015-2016, Issue 23, Opinion

By Nicole Cunha Staff Writer The Diversity, Equity, Race, Accessibility, Identity in LIS (DERAIL) Forum was held on Saturday March 26, 2016. Whether you’ve heard of the “anti-conference” or not, know this: students can make a...

April for Autism Awareness

April 7, 2016

Filed under 2015-2016, Issue 20, Opinion

April has been established as Autism Awareness Month, but the goal of raising “awareness” about autism is often misrepresented, and many organizations and individuals do not have autistic individuals’ best interests at heart. Autism...

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March community meeting held

March 24, 2016

Filed under 2015-2016, Issue 18

Presentations address financial aid, MOST program By Katie Sittig-Boyd Staff Writer Tuesday, March 22, marked another of the ongoing series of community meetings intended to address the concerns raised by students in the Ten De...

Students air concerns at community meeting

February 25, 2016

Filed under 2015-2016, Issue 15

By Katie Sittig-Boyd Staff Writer February’s community meeting was held last Thursday, Feb. 18, in the Linda K. Paresky conference center, and, in contrast to the prior meeting, centered on listening to students’ experiences, sug...

Harry Potter’s World comes to Simmons

February 17, 2016

Filed under 2015-2016, Features, Issue 14

By Jessie Kuenzel Staff Writer For the next few weeks, dedicated students will be sharing their home on the first floor of the Beatley Library with “Harry Potter’s World: Renaissance Science, Magic, and Medicine,” a traveling exhi...

Drinan addresses student health

February 11, 2016

Filed under 2015-2016, Issue 13, News

By Katie Sittig-Boyd Staff Writer In last week’s Thoughts From the President email, President Helen Drinan addressed the issue of student health on campus, specifically in regard to the Ten Demands. President Drinan addressed...

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