Don’t Minimize the Dangers of Xanax Use Among College Students

The '80s is coupled with cocaine, the '90s with Prozac, and the era of EDM is paired off with Molly. Today, college students are seduced by a new drug of choice: Xanax. It is the cool kid in high school, name-dropped by U2 and Future alike. Xanax takes no prisoners,

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Pitzer Leads 5C PowerDown

Turn down for the environment—energy and water consumption, that is.  PowerDown, a three-week 5C energy reduction competition, is part of Campus Conservative Nationals (CCN), the largest energy and water cutback contest for colleges and universities in the world. The competition at the Claremont Colleges began Feb. 16 as the kickoff

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Pitzer’s Wunderkammer Raises Important Questions

Walking into the Wunderkammer exhibition at Pitzer College Art Gallery is a bit of sensory overload. There is a variety of sound and sight—an artistic smorgasbord. The German word ‘wunderkammer’ translates literally into ‘wonder chamber,’ making the title a fitting description for such a gallery: The exhibit’s brochure states that it is

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