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December 2016

Your Everyday Philosopher: (providing sound philosophical suggestions to help you survive and thrive during your college years) “It does not matter how slowly you go so long as you do not stop.” – Confucius From this quote, it can be inferred from Confucius that the speed of finishing a task …

According to the University of Hartford website, Carthage President Gregory S. Woodward will leave Carthage to become Hartford’s 6th president on July 1, 2017. More info to follow as it becomes available.

Your Everyday Philosopher: (providing sound philosophical suggestions to help you survive and thrive during your college years) “I am grateful for what I am and have. My thanksgiving is perpetual.”—Henry David Thoreau How I view this quote is that we should be more like Thoreau and be grateful more often …

“Procrastination is the bad habit of putting off until the day after tomorrow what should have been done the day before yesterday.” – Napoleon Hill 3.5 Weeks Left: Thesis: My first entire rough draft is due tomorrow, and my roommate officially turned hers in today. I hope this letter helps …

  Hello everyone! I hope you all had a wonderful Thanksgiving with your family, friends and lots of yummy home-made food. Now that we’re back in school, we’re faced with studying for those dreadful final exams, long papers and stressful nights. Along with the stress, it’s so easy to fall …

Background: In the past couple blogs, I’ve tried yoga and I’ve tried to drink the recommended amount of water in a day, building each on top of the other. I’ve continued that with a third and final step: cutting out caffeine. I drink coffee every single day. I love coffee. …

The 2017 Red Men’s volleyball team is turning out like a typical episode of Survivor. No one is safe in their position, making the team competitive and top notch. Graduating three starting seniors and welcoming seven freshmen and one sophomore transfer invites every individual’s best, as no starting positions are …

The Carthage College track and field team’s goal is to earn a national reputation, and this year they have a good shot at achieving that goal. “This is the most well-rounded team I have yet to coach. By having a team strong in many areas, we can get closer to …

Individual potential is not hard find on the Lady Red track and field team as the women prepare for a season of success. The anticipation of athletes and coaches is high as the team sizes up competition for when the throwers leave mid-December for a meet against Division I schools …

The Carthage swimming and diving team will be busy in the upcoming weeks, with dual meets and invitationals hosted at the Koenitzer Aquatic Center in January. These include a dual meet against College Conference of Illinois and Wisconsin rival Augustana College, a potential trip to the University of Illinois at …