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Democratic Discussion: Lessons from 2016

It is reasonable to prophesize that 2017 is going to be a year of drama and uncertainty. Ever since the political shake-up sent a shockwave across the country, there has been no lack of political movements and clashing of opinions. From the controversial decisions made by our new president during his first week of office to the anti-abortion right rally in Washington last week, these events brought unsettling news. Unfamiliar with America’s complicated political landscape, I was nevertheless impressed by the actions taken by such diverse groups of people to defend the values they believe in. More ...

Mr. Right for Mr. Hamilton

With the atrocities that we call an upstate New York winter finally hitting hard enough that Hamilton students are refusing to leave their beds, except for the occasional meal or participation-heavy class, FebFest has come to the rescue. To start off the week-long celebration, Social Traditions held their annual Mr. Hamilton pageant the evening of Monday, Feb. 13.  More ...

TEDx at Hamilton College

Speaking, listening and acting proactively and effectively are three of the skill sets that Hamilton embraces, in the hopes that its students will become talented speakers with the ability to one day change the world. During this past weekend at the annual TEDx conference, themed “Against the Grain,” four speakers from across the country visited the college campus to offer inspiration for these behavioral goals. More ...

Connecting communities with Fun(d) Fest

Over this past weekend, the Inter-Society Council (ISC) took over the Fieldhouse for a night and threw one of the biggest fundraising events of the year. “The Charity Fun(d) Fest” featured activities and light-hearted competitions between participants. All the proceeds were split between four charities, each of which had its own team: Planned Parenthood, No One Left Behind, the Midtown Utica Community Center (MUCC) and Be the Match. More ...

Inclusivity, Binaries and the Gaps in Between Posse Plus Retreat seeks to spark campus wide dialogue

From February 3-5, the Posse Foundation welcomed Hamilton College students, faculty, staff and administration to embark with them on an annual journey called the Posse Plus Retreat hosted in Utica’s very own Radisson Hotel. More ...

The new s*x playlist: With yourself, or with others, we don’t judge

Latest and greatest tunes for the happy couples, the single and the ready to mingle. More ...

Sex & the Campus: BDSM

Hi again! In honor of the upcoming release of Fifty Shades Darker (the second movie in the Fifty Shades trilogy), I will be discussing BDSM! More ...

Brainstorm Corner: Romantic Gift Ideas

Everyone’s favorite holiday is right around the corner. No, not Christmas… Valentine’s Day! Whether you’ve been with your significant other for two days, weeks or years, here are some gift ideas guaranteed to please! More ...

Feb. 13: GALentine’s day

The most romantic of holidays is quickly approaching, leaving just under a week to prepare the perfect ensemble of food, music and people for which to celebrate our undying love. More ...

Dining hall recipes to impress

Valentine’s Day is right around the corner, and whether you’re taken-bacon, or a single-Pringle, love in the form of food conquers all. Below are foolproof recipe ideas easily made with ingredients from McEwen or Commons. More ...

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