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Player Profile: Leah Puklin ’15

Junior captain Leah Puklin was recently named to the All-NESCAC Women’s squash second team after a successful season playing at the #2 spot. Being viewed as a key player by fellow NESCAC coaches, Leah not only succeeds on the squash courts but also in the classroom, as she was also named as a CSA Scholar […]

Player Profile: Matt Vadas ’14

The Men’s Basketball team may have closed out their season on Feb 15 with an overall record of 9-14, but the hype is far from over for their senior superstar, Matt Vadas. With a monumental total of 1,697 points Vadas, a co-captain with fellow senior John Bullit, became the program’s all-time leading scorer. Vadas not […]

Spinning for Gold: An Exercise for Everyone

Spinning for Gold: An Exercise for Everyone

I’ve never been the type to pop my shirt off. I’m not unhappy with my spindly, typical art student physique; I’m just not exactly confident parading around with an exposed torso. Yet, at about twelve minutes into Erin Robertson’s spin class, with legs on fire and sweat pouring down every inch of my body, I […]

A History of the Camel Dome

The ice rink at Connecticut College didn’t have a name when doors first opened on Feb 1, 1980. What would eventually become known as Dayton Arena, or alternatively, the Camel Dome, would remain nameless for the first several years of its existence. Not until brothers Judson Dayton ’80 and Duncan Dayton ’81, graduated did Dayton […]