Archive for 'Online Columns'

A California correctional facility.

Reflections from Inside the Prison Bubble

This entry is part 5 of 5 in the series Issues Between Bars

This entry is part 5 of 5 in the series Issues Between Bars In the final column of “Issues of Between Bars,” senior staff writer Emily Long reflects on her experience and the systemic concerns she observed while volunteering in a women’s prison

The-Interview-poster

The Winter of Discontent

This entry is part 8 of 8 in the series Politics at the Movies

This entry is part 8 of 8 in the series Politics at the Movies In his final “Politics at the Movies” for a while, Andy breaks down the controversy around The Interview

Screen Shot 2014-12-09 at 12.08.36 PM

Action and American Reaction

This entry is part 3 of 3 in the series ISIS Abroad

This entry is part 3 of 3 in the series ISIS Abroad In another installation of ISIS abroad, Staff Writer Anna Balderstein examines the future of American intervention in the Middle East and beyond

74

The Fight Against Malaria

This entry is part 14 of 14 in the series Savage on Science

This entry is part 14 of 14 in the series Savage on Science After graduation, students go on to change the world around them. Read more in today’s Savage on Science

cps

Expansion Challenges in Liberal Arts Colleges: A Debate in Claremont

Many liberal arts colleges are considering increasing their student population. Will this affect the quality of education in the 5Cs?

Key in a prison cell door

The Passage of Proposition 47

This entry is part 4 of 5 in the series Issues Between Bars

This entry is part 4 of 5 in the series Issues Between Bars In another edition of Issues Between Bars, guest columnist Monika Lee writes on the passing of Proposition 47

Women of Puerta La Cruz Conservation Camp practice cutting a fire line

Fire Camp

This entry is part 3 of 5 in the series Issues Between Bars

This entry is part 3 of 5 in the series Issues Between Bars Staff Writer Emily Long introduces us to yet another terrifying connection between our daily lives and the U.S. prison system

Tw1q9n9

Ferguson: The Motion Picture

This entry is part 7 of 8 in the series Politics at the Movies

This entry is part 7 of 8 in the series Politics at the Movies Andy takes a different angle and analyzes in part the media coverage of Ferguson this past week

Image courtesy of LA School Report

The War On Drugs Outside the Bubble

This entry is part 2 of 5 in the series Issues Between Bars

This entry is part 2 of 5 in the series Issues Between Bars In the 5C bubble, it’s hard to believe that we live in an era of full-fledged war, let alone a domestic one. Staff Writer Emily Long explores the War on Drugs in the second edition of Issues Betwen Bars

Aerial view of the California Institution for Women, courtesy of the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation.

Prison Curriculum

This entry is part 1 of 5 in the series Issues Between Bars

This entry is part 1 of 5 in the series Issues Between Bars Prisons are a catch-22; we think we need them to feel safe, yet many cannot stand to be near them or to think about them more than is necessary. In the first instillation of “Issues Between Bars,” Stephanie introduces an insider view […]

Screen shot 2014-08-22 at 7.40.08 PM

Advancing Bee Science at HMC

This entry is part 13 of 14 in the series Savage on Science

This entry is part 13 of 14 in the series Savage on Science This past summer, students in Assistant Professor of Biology Matina Donaldson-Matasci’s bee lab built a tool to record how often honeybees visit a food source. This is the first project in Donaldson-Matasci’s lab, a new professor in Mudd’s Biology Department.

Jigsaw, at his most insidious

The Season of Revenge

This entry is part 6 of 8 in the series Politics at the Movies

This entry is part 6 of 8 in the series Politics at the Movies In preparation for the Halloween season, Andy went back and watched every horror movie ever. Here’s a brief rundown of some issues he found just in time for the big night

Published with support from Generation Progress. genprogress.org

Copyright © 2015 Claremont Port Side.