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Warriors Out for Blood

Five months ago, the best team in basketball, the Golden State Warriors, and the best player in basketball, Lebron James, competed against each other for the NBA Finals Championship. In six games the Golden State Warriors claimed the title as the best NBA team in basketball last season and they have continued to dominate so […]

Trump Ignores Muslim Sports Heroes

The ongoing presidential campaigns of Ben Carson and Donald Trump for the Republican Party nomination have relied on political mobilization based on explicit xenophobia to an extent that has not been seen in recent years. Carson, a renowned former surgeon, gained notoriety for his unconstitutional call to prohibit Muslims from running for United States president. […]

Sport: Medicine for Misfortune

Minutes after an international soccer match between France and Germany began on Nov. 13 at the Stade de France, tragedy struck Paris as ISIS initiated one of its first direct attacks on the Western world and the deadliest attack on Parisian soil since WWII. French President François Hollande was in attendance, and concern that the […]

One Semester Down

The two hour car ride from Redding to New London, Connecticut seemed alarmingly short on that first day. I watched the sunrise silently from the backseat, tuning out my parents’ banter and wiping my nervous, clammy hands on the car seat. I had spent the last week in a perpetual state of panic, making last […]

Suze News, December 14, 2015

Editor’s note: The College Voice is bringing back the classic advice column in a big way! Ask Suze, our in-house relationship and lifestyle guru, all the questions you’ve been mulling over. Send Suze your questions anonymously at This week Suze is joined by special guest Randy who specializes in wing-manning, pop-lock-and-dropping and listening to […]

Conn Forgets Turbulent Past

Some Conn students associate the name Pfizer with New London’s woes. The first time I heard of the pharmaceutical giant mentioned in the context of New London, I was told that a dwindling trend in New London’s Jewish population could be partially attributed to Pfizer’s departure from the city. I noticed more mentions of Pfizer […]

Restructuring as Process

Editor’s Note: Leah Rosofsky ’16 is the Presidential Associate for the 2015-2016 academic year for SGA. As Presidential Associate, she is appointed by the President, and not elected by the student body.  The Executive Board and Chairs Council has had lapses in judgment, reflected in cell phone correspondence. GroupMe messages, which Exec Board members and […]