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Men’s hockey falls short during championship game against Norwich

The Castleton men’s hockey team gave up two quick goals that only led to nine more in their Eastern College Athletic Conference East Championship game against Norwich University, ending their monumental season. Starting in net for Castleton was freshman Thomas Shelley, who let two goals through in just the first […]

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Can we ban the bottle too?

The University of Vermont recently banned the sale of all plastic water bottles from campus and recycling leaders at Castleton State College say this campus should follow suit. But Castleton students sometimes seem uninterested in making it a more environmentally friendly place with trash cans that overflow with plastics, even […]

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Belly dancing finds rhythm at CSC

    It’s noon on a Monday and a group of women in veils and hip scarves draped with golden coins are gathered in the dance studio of the Fine Arts Center. Within minutes, these professors and Castleton State College staffers would be gyrating to various beats under the belly […]

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SGA plans semester

The SGA has a lot in store for campus this semester. While not all of the proposed projects are definite, all ideas expressed at the Feb. 1 meeting were new and positive. Although a big part of Congress meetings involves committee check in, it offers the opportunity for each delegate […]

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Semester in Sante Fe: succesful

    The second annual semester in the southwest came to a close last week for 14 students and two professors involved in the four-month intensive program. For the second year in a row, the program gave students a chance to live in the city of Santa Fe, New Mexico and […]

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Senior column

“What are you going to do when you get out of college?” That seems to be the most asked question from the moment you take your first step onto campus.  As we continue through our years here at college, the pressure builds as we now ask ourselves, “What am I […]

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Clearing up a couple feather issues

Clearing up a couple feathery issues A story in the last issue of the Spartan, detailing how a new fashion trend using feathers is angering fishermen, needs clarification. Feathers used in women’s hair are causing the price of feathers fishermen use for flies to go up, but included in the […]

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Sports talk

Following 2 consecutive ECFC losses to the defending conference champions, SUNY-Maritime, and then at home to Norwich, the Spartan football team rebounded with a big 56-28 win on the road against the Becker Hawks at Alumni Field on Saturday, Oct. 15. It was tied at 28 until midway through the […]

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Policy fuels the rumor mill

Certain events on campus draw the attention of the student body, but very few actually hold that attention for long. One such event happened a little over a week ago, and the rumor mill is still hot about it. In essence, there was a fight; that’s all. Why do students […]

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Señor Senior

I’m graduating May 14. I have to join the real world. I’m probably not going to, but I have to soon. So this is a bummer but I’m excited to move on I guess. I’ll get to experience early adulthood, whoopee. By that I mean, I’m going to keep doing […]