We are living in an age of truthiness. Publisher Little, Brown announced last Thursday that it was recalling all editions of Kaavya Viswanthans How Opal Mehta Got Kissed, Got Wild, and Got a Life. The novel, Viswanthans first, contains more than 40 passages that resemble sections of two books by Megan McCafferty, Sloppy Firsts and Second Helpings.
A capstone like the Senior Art Show is one that many other humanities-based majors lack. As I witnessed the shows unveiling on April 23, I realized that art majors have a unique opportunity to share their work with friends, family and the community.
May came in like a drowned rat on the St. Olaf campus this year, but the rat wasnt yet dead on arrival. Anyone who went to Stav Hall this past Monday (and it was a grilled cheese day, so presumably a lot of people did) could not have failed to notice the monumental delays in its services, especially in the dish room.
Most students would rather spend their final time with friends enjoying the nice weather than studying for hours in the library alone. After racking our brains for multiple hours, we have devised a solution to fix this situation.