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Midd. bans Red Bull, Bowdoin fights mini-sombreros

Midd. bans Red Bull, Bowdoin fights mini-sombreros

This week at various NESCAC schools a popular energy drink has been banned, politically correct culture has been debated, and a dialogue on race has been opened. The Middlebury College Administration made the executive decision to ban the sale of energy drinks such as Red Bull and 5-Hour Energy on campus. The reasoning behind this ban stems from the administration’s […]

by Alison Levitt· · 1 comment · News
Doghead: is it culturally appropriate?

Doghead: is it culturally appropriate?

Last week, a fellow NESCAC made headlines in newspapers ranging from the Washington Post to the UK’s The Independent. Several Bowdoin students came under fire after pictures were taken showing students wearing sombreros at a “tequila party.” In the aftermath, Bowdoin’s President sent a school wide email urging students to create a more inclusive environment. Though he did not speak […]