Weed-Out Classes, Discouraging or Just Difficult?

Weed-Out Classes, Discouraging or Just Difficult?

BY ZAMIRAH HUSSAIN - STAFF WRITER A weed-out class, or “weeder” as it is also known, is a college colloquialism, commonly defined as a lower level course required for a specific major/track, that is intentionally difficult and rigorous in order to “weed out” students...

Student Input Will Guide Gen-Ed Changes

Student Input Will Guide Gen-Ed Changes

BY ZAMIRAH HUSSAIN - STAFF WRITER It is no secret that Centre’s general education requirements are not always popular among students. And it is undeniable Centre students have what can be considered a hefty list of classes they must take. However, that can be...

When Winning Loses

When Winning Loses

BY HANNAH HOOPER - STAFF WRITER “It doesn’t matter. We won.” This is what our president had to say when CBS correspondent Lesley Stahl recently prompted him to comment on the veracity of Dr. Ford’s statement. These words tell us that to our president, partisan...

Danville, Our Home

Danville, Our Home

BY ZUMIRAH HUSSAIN - STAFF WRITER Many Centre students come from cities or towns bigger than Danville, and at times Centre students may have a less than positive opinion of the surrounding area because it can appear that there is little to do. However, coming to...

Singles at Centre, Room to Improve

BY ZAMIRAH HUSSAIN - STAFF WRITER According to Centre’s Residence Life page, 98% of students live on campus, which isn’t surprising. However, living in a single room here at Centre is kind of unusual (especially for underclassmen), even though it isn’t technically...

Centre College: Accessible for Whom?

BY PEYTON POPP - STAFF WRITER Centre College and elevators may not be mutually exclusive, but they may as well be. Only two residential buildings on campus have elevators - a fact that the muscles in our calves may appreciate, but there are bigger things at stake than...

Centre College, We Aren’t Exempt

Centre College, We Aren’t Exempt

BY COLLEEN COYLE - STAFF WRITER It’s 12:45 PM and you’re in Crounse 312, you sit back in your chair as Dr.Tubb yells excitedly about accountant Robert Clive. You feel your phone buzz. As per usual, you ignore the buzz, it happens all the time, but then you notice that...

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