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Up and coming musicians need help amid COVID-19

As COVID-19, also known as the novel coronavirus, continues to be a problem throughout the world, forcing non-essential businesses and schools to close, many people, including musicians, have been hit hard. Practically every band has canceled their spring and summer tours, and festivals like Coachella,

Left Alliance and Socialism, Demystified

Recently, an op-ed entitled, “What Exactly is the Left Alliance?” was published in The Round Table. It asks many questions about who we are and what we stand for, so we would like to take this opportunity to introduce our group and clear up some

The Poetry Garden on Edge

The Poetry Garden, an installation artwork and public space on the southeastern corner of campus, remains a quiet enigma for some Beloit College students.  “It’s kind of bizarre and underused,” said Hana Hassanpourgal’20. “And very weirdly constructed but very appealing to me. In the summer,

Help your fellow Beloiters, please

There are few guarantees at Beloit College. Life is undoubtedly volatile, schedules are not set tightly the way they might be in life after college. This leads to less predictable sleep, moods, focus, and can put a strain on our relationships. As college students, we

OCD: Not A Trendy Term

Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD) is not “trendy.” It is not a “cute quirk” and it is not something that should be used to describe common organizational preferences. OCD is not just normal worrying or mild anxiety. The trendy use of the term OCD, and using the

What Exactly is the Left Alliance?

An Anarcho-communist-socialist. Is it even possible for such a political animal to exist? According to the Left Alliance, the new student group on campus, the answer is yes. The group says it welcomes all members of left-leaning ideologies in the hopes of creating a united