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...

College Joins Coalition, Aims to Reform Admissions Process

Late last month, Connecticut College announced their partnership with the newly launched Coalition for Access, Affordability, and Success. Essentially a kind of reform of the college application process, the Coalition plans to introduce a number of new tools intended to simultaneously broaden and simplify the college application process, making it more accessible to a wider...

Racist Caricature in Student Journalism

On Oct. 23, SUNY Plattsburgh’s student-run newspaper, The Cardinal Points, reached the national spotlight following its publication of a racially charged cartoon. The cartoon, which accompanied an article that touted the University’s strong minority presence, featured an African-American graduate in a decrepit neighborhood. The graduate appears undisturbed by the crooked stop signs, graffiti-scarred houses and...