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Drinking violations increase

While crime at Castleton State College is seldom a big problem, and 2010 was no different, Public Safety officials are a little concerned about this past year’s rise in drinking violations.  In 2009 there were a total of 117 alcohol violations listed in the annual Campus Safety and Crime Report. […]

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Wellness center offering new “menu” items

Students at Castleton now have even more reasons enjoy sex safely, and they can be found in little brown paper bags priced between $1 and $5 in the Campus Center’s Wellness Center. Right next to the shelf holding these brown paper bags, there is a flyer boldly advertising “SAFER SEX […]

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Record number of students enrolled in music department.

The music department at Castleton State College is more popular than ever.  “With 41 current enrolled music majors, not including the four graduate students and several minors, our music department is at an all time high,” said department chairman Glenn Giles.  In recent years, Giles said the program had number […]

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Zombies attack CSC!

Things had taken a turn for the worse for the six survivors. Just two days after the infection had reached campus, they had run out of food and made the decision to venture to the cafeteria in search of more. Along the way they had encountered one or two “walkers” […]

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History club hosts occupy Wall Street roundtable meeting

  Occupy Wall Street is becoming a global issue. Across the world, primarily middle and lower class citizens are protesting social and economic inequality, corporate greed, corruption and the influence of government.  Their slogan, “We are the 99 percent,” references those who are struggling compared to the 1 percent who […]

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Government officials respond to rally

On Oct. 20, Vermont State College students expressed their outrage and dissatisfaction about the lack of state aid allotted annually to the “public institutions” under the VSC system.  Their cries for support have been heard, if not by all, at least by a few. Though there was no political representation […]

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Construction noise pollutes sleepy campus

‘Beep, Beep, Beep’ ‘Bang, Bang, Bang.’ Every day at 7 a.m. these sounds are waking up Castleton State College students in residence halls near the construction of New Hall — and they’re starting to get irritated. Freshman Matt Woodward is less than happy with the lack of sleep the heavy […]

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CSC club heads to Africa

    “My family and I live in fear every day, and every night.” These were the first words that Grace Nimaro, who grew up in the northern part of Uganda, spoke at the Invisible Children event on Sept. 29, hosted by Student Activists for Africa. She launched into an […]

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Alumnus spreads the CSC word

 Sometimes life just works out — whether or not you know what you want to do with yours or not. May graduate Alison Clark is a good example of this. When the communication major graduated five months ago with a concentration in mass media, she wasn’t sure what she wanted […]

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Castleton Challenge

On Nov. 6 at 11 a.m., the advanced facility and event management class will be hosting the Castleton Challenge. Willing participants will pay a $5 entry fee, receive a t-shirt, gain access to prizes and raffles and complete a two mile obstacle course on campus. “The event is approximately two […]