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Monthly Archives: May 2018

The woe that is Gen Ed requirements

STAFF EDITORIAL — General Education Requirements, better known as Gen. Eds., are a set of certain classes that students are required to complete by the time they graduate. These courses help ensure that students develop core liberal arts competencies and encounter [...]

May 11, 2018 Opinion, Staff Editorials

Cissxism at Denison Is Common

OMARI GARRETT — I debated a while with myself whether or not to discuss myself in such an open way, but, in writing, I have come to consider who I am speaking for and the communities I represent. After appearing on Tucker [...]

May 11, 2018 Blog, Opinion

Mass Incarceration: Racialized Social Control in the U.S.

MAE ROSENTHAL — In the United States today, we have grown numb to modern-day racial injustice. Although the rights of African-Americans today are ostensibly equal to those of white Americans, black Americans still suffer oppression, albeit in more subtle ways than that [...]

May 11, 2018 Blog, Opinion

I’m so ready to go home, but not without reflection

I’m so ready to go home. Who’s with me? My sophomore year has been a damn mess… a mess that I wouldn’t want to change for the world though. While I thought I learned so much during my first year [...]

May 11, 2018 Editor's Corner, Opinion

An Open Letter to the Republican Party

The Republican Party as we know it is closing in on death. What was once the party of Lincoln, Reagan and Eisenhower is long gone and it has instead been replaced with racism, bigotry and white-supremacy. I’m ashamed to consider [...]

May 11, 2018 Editor's Corner, Opinion

Head Residents to be replaced by hired professionals

Denison has officially decided to make a change to the Head Resident position here on campus. Instead of hiring students, they will now be seeking to hire professional staff to fulfill the duties of Head Residents on a full-time basis. [...]

May 11, 2018 DCGA Weekly Report, News