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Commentary: Return to in-person classes amid COVID has been hard

By | Oct 7, 2021

Some faculty members have been adjusting attendance policies to accommodate COVID-19-related absences, but this issue hasn’t been fully resolved.


Commentary: IC fails to properly observe religious holidays

By | Oct 6, 2021

Members of the Jewish community at the college were forced to work around their schedules and fall behind in classes in order to observe the holiday.


Commentary: First-person shooter games are vital for diversity

By | Sep 29, 2021

I will be harassed for being a woman playing video games. If I have a more “feminine” username I receive threatening messages from both enemies and allies.


Commentary: Trans and nonbinary stories need to be told accurately

By | Sep 29, 2021

Most trans stories are told from a cis perspective. Trans acceptability is too often based on how easily interpretable their gender is to a cis person.


Hurricane Ida reveals state systemic classism

By | Sep 23, 2021

On Aug. 29, Hurricane Ida slammed Southern Louisiana as a category four storm with 150-mile per hour winds — one of the strongest hurricanes in Louisiana’s history.


A Hispanic student’s sense of poder and pride at IC

By | Sep 23, 2021

Hello there, my name is Adrian Rosario Beato.


Student calls for patience with dining hall workers

By | Sep 16, 2021

But I hope that they know how grateful I am for all their hard work and all the times they have gone above and beyond for many students on campus.


President of IC AAUP discusses COVID-19 policies

By | Sep 16, 2021

One significant concern in the face of the ongoing pandemic is safety: the safety of both the campus community, vulnerable friends and family members.


Commentary: MLK Scholar discusses program issues

By | Sep 8, 2021

I’m hopeful that with a new director for the program, the program will begin to feel like a supportive community again just as it did my freshman year. 


Commentary: The importance of the Noon Hour Meditation

By | Sep 8, 2021

We are all living in a time of great uncertainty. Students are at a life stage that is full of transitions and I hope that our meditation sessions can help.


Commentary: Traveling offers opportunity to gain new perspective

By | Sep 2, 2021

I’ve come to realize that I can take a dramamine and get over my hatred of flying if it means I get to meet people who look and sound different than me.


Commentary: Fresh start for fall semester requires flexibility

By | Sep 2, 2021

We still have some COVID-19 regulations that we need to abide by, they are really quite minimal and make the campus experience feel less restrictive.