TCV Poll #2

The College Voice is beginning a new project to more accurately gauge the thoughts of the Connecticut College community on a wide variety of topics, including both on-campus and off-campus. The results of the poll from the weekend of Nov. 8 are included below, and a new poll is created every two weeks in conjunction with...

Fred’s Presidential Line-up

This article expresses Fred McNulty ’15’s presidential speculations and does not necessarily represent the opinions of The College Voice. DEMOCRATS Martin O’Malley Advantages: As the governor of Maryland, he has executive experience. Further, he is viewed as favorable to the progressive wing of the Democratic Party. Disadvantages: He lacks name recognition. Fun fact: O’Malley used...

Ernie Hewett: Connecticut Man of the People

Connecticut College might seem like an insular community at times, but it still rests within Connecticut’s thirty-ninth assembly district, which represents half of the city of New London in the Connecticut state legislature. The elected official who calls the citizens of the thirty-ninth district his constituents is Representative Ernest Hewett, informally known as Ernie. Ernie...

Will Floralia be affected by Fishbowl, Tent Dance cancellations?

A lot has been said about yesterday’s disappointing announcement that the senior tradition of “Fishbowl” was officially cancelled. (The College Voice has already published a great round-up for those who may have missed the controversy.) There have been many reactions to the announcement, my favorite of which came from Andrew Nathanson ’13: I used to...