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Daily Archives: February 21, 2022

Unexpected Things Found in Peet

Long considered the “stoner dorm” of Beloit campus, Peet holds a special place at Beloit. No other dorm has its own festival, its own reputation, and its own history the way Peet does. The rich culture of Peet has fostered an interesting environment, filled with

Wild N’ Out at Beloit

Thanks to Black Students United (BSU), Beloit College hosted its own rendition of MTV’s “Wild N’ Out.” Premiering in 2005, “Wild N’ Out” is an improv and sketch comedy game show hosted by musician and actor Nick Cannon. Each episode features two teams of comedians

Professor Michael Dango’s Book Launch

On Thursday, Feb. 18, the English Department held a celebration for one of their faculty members, Professor Michael Dango in the Wright Museum of Art to help celebrate the launching of his new book, Crisis Style: The Aesthetics of Repair.  A large number of students,

Commons Dine in

Commons has officially reopened its in-person dining options. On Feb. 17, 2022, students received a mass email from the Dean of Students, Cecil Youngblood, noting that the change was to take place the very next day: Friday, Feb. 18, 2022. The notification email addressed students

Beloit Memorial Teacher Wins Prestigious Award

Business education teacher Anthony Capozziello of Beloit Memorial High School received a 2021 Governor’s Financial Literacy Award on Tuesday, Feb. 15, 2022. There were three categories the governor honored at this year’s awards: individual, organization, and legacy. Governor Tony Evers virtually announced three legacy recipients,

Nude Modeling as Empowerment

I am someone who thinks a lot about the way my body is looked at. This is because, quite frankly, my body is looked at.  I remember the first time I became aware of this. I was on the train. A man, not a boy,

In Opposition to Air Fryers

Air fryers are dumb. Although they have rather elegant solutions to some problems, which I will get into later, the reasons they are praised are often misfounded and demonstrably false. Let us dismantle these misunderstandings: The very concept of the name is stupid. Air fryers

A Critique of Leftist Rhetoric: Part 3

“Here’s the deal: No matter how you look at the map, the only way Democrats can hold power is to build on their coalition, and that will have to include more rural white voters from across the country. Democrats are never going to win a