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Working At Home, Abroad: International student center provides community space for students from outside the country

Following the opening of the Zachs Hillel House as the center for Jewish life on campus, the international students’ organization ATLAS has officially opened their own International Student Center in the basement of Harkness Chapel. Just as Zachs Hillel House is truly a community center open for all members of the Connecticut College campus, the […]

Lacking Leadership: Seymour Hersh on U.S. Foreign Policy and the Role of the Press

“I think we are a lost country,” renowned investigative journalist Seymour Hersh said during a recent talk at Connecticut College. “At least in Washington…we lack the leadership.” Hersh’s lecture, titled “This Day in History: Reflections on U.S. Foreign Policy and Human Rights Practices,” marked the end of a two-year Human Rights Lecture Series and quickly […]

TEDxConnecticutCollege 2014: Allowing Everyone to Wander

“With a single Rubik’s cube there exists 43 quintillion different combinations [to solve the puzzle], but for over 300 million Americans, the media propagates very few ways in which to achieve success,” asserted Mia Hass-Goldberg ’16, addressing the attendees of the third annual TEDxConnecticutCollege Conference this past Saturday. However, the ideas, discoveries and life journeys […]

Recommendations for SGA Exec Board ’14-’15

The College Voice Managing Editor Julia Cristofano made the following endorsements based on the platforms put forward by the candidates as well as the speeches given on Friday, April 11th. For positions in which only one candidate ran, the author felt she could not give an objective opinion or in which there was no clearly […]

Residential Education Fellows: A Growing Program

REF: another unknown Conn acronym to some and a great resource to those who know more about it. When it comes to programming, the Residential Education Fellows are a hidden gem. Nearly each house on campus has a REF floor governor who works closely with the REF professors involved in the program. After going through […]