This isn’t Sparta. This is Rivendell.

In last week’s Col­legian (“Hillsdale Isn’t Athens. This is Sparta.”), junior Nic Rowan com­pared Hillsdale College to Sparta. According to him, a Hillsdale edu­cation…

Gazans deserve the right to protest

Demon­strators gathered along the border of the Gaza strip and Israel over the past three weeks. Israel’s army sta­tioned tanks and more than 100…

The Dangers of Intellectual Fads

At a place like Hillsdale, there is a wealth of things to be learned. This pros­perity, however, lends itself to the objec­ti­fi­cation of knowledge,…

Convention of States is a Restoration, not a Rewrite

The Second Amendment is inef­fective to protect property rights. It’s hard to safely own a gun. The right to bear arms is dan­gerous and…

The Weekly: Learn about Michigan’s governor race

National pol­itics tend to energize a majority of Hillsdale College stu­dents, but with the Michigan guber­na­torial race gearing up for the Aug. 7 primary…

Where to plant your roots

I grew up 2,325 miles from where I live.  I don’t have that number mem­o­rized. Google told me, after I entered my two home…

Core science courses need reform

Near the end of our time together in Physical Science, my chem­istry pro­fessor asked who had taken a chem­istry class before. Everyone’s hand shot…

Ignorance, Arrogance, and a Facebook problem

The American post-war gen­er­a­tions gave a col­lective belly laugh last week when 84-year-old Sen. Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, asked Mark Zuckerberg with stark earnestness: “If ‚…

Christians should not support the death penalty

A human life is sacred. From the moment God breathed life into Adam, mankind has borne the image and likeness of the Creator. It…

Greek Week is what you make of it

If you were one of the people running on a treadmill in the sports complex last Monday night during the Delta Sigma Phi vs.…

CollegianComic

Beware of the siren’s song.

- a comic by Joel Haines