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Day: September 17, 2009

What Is the Meaning of Life?

Inquisitive individuals discussed the matter last night, and they’re still not sure. The Center for Ethic and Religious Affairs held its first interfaith dialogue, “What Is the Meaning of Life?” last night at the Pasquerilla Spiritual Center. Representatives from six on-campus religious groups communicated their beliefs in hopes to provoke responses from the attendees.  But […]

Beta On Fire?

Two firetrucks as well as a University Ambulance are parked on Burrowes between Beta House and the Deike Building as of about 12:15 PM. I could have sworn I saw some smoke coming out of the empty Fraternity House. The front door was also wide open, as were several windows. The fireman in the picture […]

The Internship/Co-Op Career Day: Success?

It was my first time at the career fair, and the only thing I was told was to “get there early!” So, naturally, I listened. I, however, was not the only one to receive this memo, as a hundred or so other students waited to get in to have awkward encounters with their potential employers. […]

Graduates’ Debt Increases Over Two Decades

Michael Mandel recently posted the chart to the right on Business Week, using data from both College Board and the latest Census report.  His criteria was based on the average 25-34 year-old bachelor degree holder’s yearly income.  Viewing the chart in 1991, note that post-grad income and college costs were about even, with costs slightly above income.  Throughout […]

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