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  • I rah, you rah, we all rah for Rah’Mn

    I rah, you rah, we all rah for Rah’Mn

    Franki Hanke, Senior Reporter

    April 30, 2017

    Living in 11 cities in the span of 12 years, Chris Corlett started his count in Minneapolis. Now, opening Rah’Mn, he’s come full circle back to Minnesota to bring something he thought was lacking: ramen. “I grew up here in Minneapolis actually,” Corlett said. “I started my career when I was 12 years old.” His first foray into the culinary arts came working as a young teen at a country club in Prior Lake where he found his artistic persona...

    A bowl of warm ramen noodle soup with corn, bok choi and kale soaking up the pork broth.

    Francheska Crawford-Hanke, Senior Reporter

  • Hitting for the stars…and the playoffs

    Hitting for the stars…and the playoffs

    Rebecca Higgins, Reporter

    April 30, 2017

    Hamline women’s softball team’s aggression insists on winning. Each game the Pipers enter, they target the other team by utilizing their own hitting. “Right now, our hitting is taking over,” senior infielder and outfielder Chelsea Koehn said. “When our hitting is taking over, the rest will do itself.” By utilizing their hitting, this Piper team has done what most Piper teams dream of doing: earning a top three spot in the MIAC. “We...

    Junior catcher Abbie Annen watches a pitch come in against Concordia.

    Tamasin Draughon, Business Manager

  • Another successful 5K in the books

    Another successful 5K in the books

    Wail Eltag, Reporter

    April 30, 2017

    Lakeside views at Phalen Park, spring making promises with clear forecasts and pleasant weather. Old school rock music playing through the loudspeakers as Hamline students in bright burgundy shirts dance and prepare to “walk, run, or roll” in the fifth Annual Hamline Cares DAV 5K Walk/Run/Roll. The 5K event kicked off at 9 a.m. The Hamline community came together for opening ceremonies, which included “The Star-Spangled Banner” and opening sp...

    Wail Eltag, Reporter

  • Senior in the spotlight

    Senior in the spotlight

    Adam Whitt, A&E Editor

    April 9, 2017

    Hard work, dedication and a love of Shakespeare come together as senior Jacob Krohn reflects on his Hamline theatre career and his final senior performance. It wasn’t long ago that Krohn first got involved with theatre. In Krohn’s senior year of high school, he auditioned for his school’s winter show and ended up landing the lead role. After coming to Hamline University, he knew that he wanted to continue exploring the theatre world. It wa...

    Senior Jacob Krohn performs a variety of scenes by William Shakespeare including “Hamlet”

    Matt Doroff, Senior Photographer

  • What the STLF?

    What the STLF?

    Jasmine Lee, Senior Photographer

    April 9, 2017

    For the past two years now, I’ve gone with Students Today, Leaders Forever (STLF) for spring break. It’s a half-volunteering, half-tourism alternative spring break trip on a coach bus, 100% planned and led by a core group of students. This year our destination was Charleston, South Carolina. Typically I wouldn’t be thrilled at the prospect of waking up at 6:00 a.m. the Friday before spring break and driving four hours to UW Madison, but under ST...

    Sumaya Aden (first-year) hammering nails into the siding of the Habitat for Humanity house in Wilmington, North Carolina.

    Jasmine Lee, Senior Photographer

PIP, PIP hooray for the Practice Interview Program

Brianna Skildum, Reporter

November 14, 2017

The Practice Interview Program (PIP), is a 14 year old program at Hamline, that helps students learn about themselves to become more comfortable entering the workforce. The Fall 2017 practice interviews were  held in Anderson 111/112 the entire week of Nov. 6; during that time 230 students  went i...

Controversial YouTuber sparks protest at University of Minnesota

Controversial YouTuber sparks protest at University of Minnesota

Payton Mansfield, Reporter

October 28, 2017

An estimated 200 protesters rallied against speaker Lauren Southern at the University of Minnesota Wednesday, Oct. 25th.   22-year old Southern, a conservative journalist and political commentator, is known for her controversial views regarding modern feminism, the Black Lives Matter movement, and ...

Haunted Hallway – Oct. 25, 2017

Haunted Hallway – Oct. 25, 2017

Heather Mostoller, Photographer

October 28, 2017

Click here to read the full article about the 2017 Haunted Hallway.

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For Your Consideration

Andy Stec, Columnist

October 25, 2017

“Each candidate has a valid and intricate view on the future of our city, and each should be given time and consideration as to how they see that vision fulfilled.” &...

The game no one wants to play

Chloe McElmury, Senior Columnist

October 25, 2017

Concerned and cautious neighbors alike frequently comment on neighborhood happenings in the Midway Neighbors Facebook group. Posts cover practically everything, from advertising c...

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Hearty Applause for “Suddenly Last Summer”

Franki Hanke, Reporter

October 25, 2017

Moving in and out of the space is a cast of dynamic, raw characters that seem to live beyond the production of the play and capture the tension of a Tennessee William’s play...

Submissions open for 2018 Fulcrum

Taylor Elgarten, Reporter

October 25, 2017

  The Fulcrum Journal has officially opened submissions for its 2018 publication.   The annual magazine is a collection of art and literature from Hamline’s...

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