Tag Archives: Dickinson College

Organic Farming at Dickinson College

This article will appear in the summer issue of Dickinson Magazine. The day that I go out to the college farm, it is cow day. It’s hot and the sky is clear. Jen Halpin, director of the organic farm, stands in … Continue reading

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Collecting More of Marianne Moore

Reprinted from Dickinson Magazine, which is usually honorific rather than apologetic, but in this case explains the Carlisle, PA-bias. By Brett Shollenberger The modernist poet Marianne Moore held a place of honor among her contemporaries, such as T.S. Eliot, Ezra … Continue reading

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Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Plotz

Reprinted from Dickinson Magazine. By Brett Shollenberger Since the release of Dickinson’s Strategic Plan II in 2005, the phrases “engaged citizens” and “environmental sustainability” have been regularly invoked on campus. Yet when these ideals are well integrated into courses like … Continue reading

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Going for Broke

Tim Potts ’71 And George Hicks ’13 Work To Fix An Ailing State Government April 1, 2011 Reprinted from Dickinson Magazine. By Brett Shollenberger Six years ago, Tim Potts ’71 was mad as hell, and he wasn’t going to take … Continue reading

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