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Posts from the November 2010 issue

A New Path: Cutler Wall, Mathias Hall Highlight Campus Renovations

If the hallmark of a successful renovation is that it appears as part of the original design, then the new wall at Cutler Hall is an unequivocal success. The project involved new walkways at Cutler Hall (see top photo) a stone seating wall on the east side of Cutler Hall, a flagstone entry plaza at…

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Opening Convocation Kicks Off CC's 137th Year

Colorado College welcomed 538 first-year students and 31 transfer students on Sept. 6 at Opening Convocation at Shove Memorial Chapel. The ceremony marked the beginning of the college’s 137th academic year. Vincent Bzdek ’82, news editor for The Washington Post, gave the keynote address, titled “The Joshua Generation.” (Read his address.) Bzdek, who served as…

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Sports Briefs

An Inside, In-Depth Look at Tiger Hockey — On Film Check this out, Colorado College alumni and hockey fans. Here’s a treat you won’t want to miss. Relive your favorite team’s history, as told by those actually responsible for the story, as it never has been seen or heard before. Recently released in DVD format,…

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Wait, Wait…It’s the Block Plan

Colorado College’s NPR-member station KRCC brought the popular radio program “Wait, Wait, Don’t Tell Me” to Colorado Springs in May. The show, billed as the “oddly informative news quiz,” has an audience of three million listeners and one million podcast subscribers. CC developed a 10-second tagline for the show promoting Colorado College as “challenging students…

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Christopher Quon ’09 Remembered at CC

The Christopher Quon Memorial Fund was established in 2009 after Christopher Quon ’09 lost his life at the age of 22. Quon, an economics major at Colorado College from Lake Forest, Ill., had just begun his career as a financial analyst at Duff and Phelps in Chicago when he died unexpectedly from a heart condition.…

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