Everyone is walking, how about carrying a bag for trash?

As some of you may know, Green-Up Day had been canceled this year, meaning on May 5, you won’t be seeing hundreds of people on the side of the road with the green trash bags making a difference in their community. Now that I have a lot more time on […]


Racism and Covid-19: A Chinese student’s perspective

With the development of the COVID-19 pandemic, many countries have experienced discrimination against Chinese students and Chinese communities. Some media are not only deliberately expressing panic, but also publicly playing racial discrimination cards, offending and insulting the Chinese without any bottom line. The virus was first discovered in China, and […]


Spartan will continue on

Castleton Spartan will carry on   The impact of this global pandemic is indescribable. Every single person in the world has somehow been affected by the coronavirus.   Millions and millions have been quarantined in their home, whether it be self-imposed or forced upon by the authorities. Hospitals are filled […]


A new me?

  So, I cut my bangs. And I have a reason why. I know it’s silly to be so worked up over a haircut, but it’s a common habit of people to change something about themselves in the face of adversity, and it most typically revolves around hair. Ah, that […]

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Castleton Spartan takes second for best newspaper

David L. Adams Apple Awards Are awarded by the College Media Association (CMA) on a yearly basis, as a “Best of Show” at the CMA Spring Conference. The Castleton University Spartan was awarded the second place award for Best Newspaper at a 4 year institution with under 5,000 undergraduate students […]


Students reflect on Super Tuesday

Super Tuesday made the Democratic presidential candidate picture a lot clearer – essentially a race between two. Bernie Sanders had no problem sweeping the state of Vermont and got the big delegate prize winning California. But former Vice President Joe Biden was really the big winner, taking 10 states and […]


COVID-19 halts travel plans

96,171 confirmed cases. 3,305 reported deaths. So far. These are the continuous growing statistics of the novel Coronavirus, COVID-19. What started in the Wuhan province of China has spread throughout the world. The high rate of infection and transmission has caused an unsuspected impact on study abroad programs. The recent […]


Strong Connection: Castleton IT Department plays with passion

Castleton IT Department plays with passion A couple years ago, four people joined together for a musical performance at a ceremony. It was their first time ever playing together live. The four had two things in common: They love music, obviously, but they also all work in the IT department […]