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ISSUE 121 VOL 9 PUBLISHED 11/30/2007

Opinions

Alums give back

In the holiday spirit, we thought we would share with you a story that is sure to warm the chilly hearts of impoverished college students.

Capitalism batters holiday cheer

Christmas makes me queasy. It seems that the older I get, the holiday season brings less and less magic.

Cage cooking embitters palate

Our bustling, college-on-a-hill sustains many different types of energy: extra-curricular (I'm writing this article, aren't I?) and your basic anxiety (was that a Caf date?!).

Simulcast will suffice

In six months, I will graduate from St. Olaf College without ever having attended Christmas Fest. Will my diploma even count? At our 10 year reunion, after weve exhausted discussing how we were cheated out of the new science center, what will I talk about with other alumni?

A Word from Our Editors: The Colossal College

It's not every week that a major media organization calls a liberal arts college a "colossus." But then again, most liberal arts colleges don't produce two Rhodes Scholars in the same year.

Academics ignore looming crisis

Anyone who listens to the news is aware that a military confrontation between the Islamic Republic of Iran and the United States is becoming more and more likely.

Mess Poll
How do you feel about the recent news of a tuition increase?
This is news to me.
I am a senior. Thank god.
I'd feel better about it if a more adequate explanation was provided.
It's routine and expected. What gives?
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