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A Peek into Preparation: The Men’s Swim Team Prepares to Compete for NESCAC Champion Spot

The Connecticut College Men’s Swim Team has their eye on a NESCAC Championship this year. Traveling to Middlebury College Feb. 20 and staying there until Feb. 22 they’ll compete for the program’s first ever NESCAC Championship.  The Camels are currently ranked twentieth in the country among all Division III swimming programs. After a third place […]

Green Dot Hockey Taking the Lead

Green Dot Hockey Taking the Lead

With the momentum building each year, the Green Dot hockey game has become a staple event for both winter sports fanatics and sexual violence prevention advocates alike. What was started by a group of good friends on the hockey team has now turned into a larger event, incorporating many other sports teams and creating a […]

Super Bowl XLIX: Inflating Deflategate

Super Bowl XLIX: Inflating Deflategate

In our time, to overshadow the Super Bowl is all but impossible. Stealing headlines from the twenty-four hour cycle of stories that plague the game’s lead up has rarely been done, if even attempted. Super Bowl XLIX, however, had a different air about it. Who knows if years from now this will be known as […]

Decisions: Study Abroad vs. Winter Sports

Decisions: Study Abroad vs. Winter Sports

Having the opportunity to study abroad during college is one of the main attractions for students who attend Connecticut College. Studying abroad is known to be one of the most amazing times of a student’s college experience. Over 50% of students at Conn take advantage of this opportunity either through programs offered by Conn or […]

Women’s Ice Hockey: On and Off the Ice

Women’s Ice Hockey: On and Off the Ice

The Women’s Ice Hockey team is experiencing a strong season with just four games left. Currently ranked third in the league, the Camels are in a great position for the NESCAC tournment. Entering into winter break undefeated, the team has carried the momentum throughout the season. Their undefeated streak remained strong over winter break with […]

Women’s Soccer Wins NESCAC Championship

Women’s Soccer Wins NESCAC Championship

The Connecticut College Women’s soccer team did what no team has ever done at Connecticut College: They are the first team in school history to win a NESCAC Championship.  Their historic playoff run started with a never before seen regular season in which the Camels won thirteen games and only lost two. Their conference record […]

Camels Sweep All Major NESCAC Awards

Camels Sweep All Major NESCAC Awards

Coach of the Year Norm Riker Norm Riker earned NESCAC Coach of the Year honors for the first time in his four years at the helm. Leading the team to a record-breaking season, Coach Riker and his team brought home the first NESCAC team title in school history. “This is a richly deserved honor for […]