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Throwing color: Holi

All photos courtesy of Elena Korallis There was something in the air on campus. Something green. Something white. Something yellow, red and pink. On March 12, the New College culture club celebrated Holi on the soccer fields behind Dortstein. “Holi…

Andrea Gibson performs, lectures on campus

photo courtesy of andreagibson.com Andrea Gibson, politically active writer and poet. “I’ll start by telling you about some things I believe in, and what I believe is that we are all good people” were the words spoken by renowned spoken…

NCF Craigslist debuts

The need to monitor forum traffic was the inspiration behind third-year Rose Marz and thesis student Chelsea Montgomery’s plan for a New College version of Craigslist. The New College Craigslist (NCC) will take the form of a newsletter to be…

Budget gaps lead to massive teacher terminations

In a move that shocked the nation, termination notices have been sent out to all 1,926 teachers in the Providence, R.I. school district, effective at the end of this school year. This announcement came on Feb. 22 from the Providence…

New College presents new Acapellagos

New College’s resident a capella group, Acapellago, recently held auditions to replenish its dwindling numbers as former members traded singing stardom for more studious endeavors. Although there is debate as to when the group was created, the general consensus is…

iPad 2 thinner, faster and available March 11

photo courtesy of Apple Inc. Apple’s iPad 2 “Smart Cover” cases latch on with magnets and only protect the front of the device. “Thinner, lighter, faster.” Although easily confused with Daft Punk’s hit “Harder, Better, Faster, Stronger,” Apple’s new tagline…

Pop Cart provides artisan popsicles to Sarasota

all photos courtesy of Donna Tortorice According to the popsicle cart’s website: “Kids love popsicles.” People love popsicles. Young or old, the frozen treat is somehow always such an utter delight — especially hand-made, locally-made popsicles from the pop cart,…