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.…

Trump should visit the Meuse-Argonne Cemetery

An ocean away, amidst the peace and beauty of the French coun­tryside, a memorial stands adorned with the statue of an American soldier. Harriet…

Seniors are honored to have Mike Pence as commencement speaker

Vice Pres­ident Mike Pence’s will­ingness to speak at a small liberal arts school in a vir­tually unknown southern Michigan town is incredible, and we…

Hillsdale isn’t Athens. This is Sparta

About 100 years ago, the cynical columnist H.L. Mencken wrote a two sen­tence piece that accu­rately frames Vice Pres­ident Mike Pence’s conundrum as he…

I don’t have cancer

My ideal Friday morning is sitting in a dark hos­pital room waiting for an ultra­sound to be over. There are few things like the…

CollegianComic

Beware of the siren’s song.

- a comic by Joel Haines