The Oracle

Get counted on the census

Audra Grigus, Senior Reporter

March 11, 2020

The 2020 United States Census takes place on April 1 and especially for students, getting counted is vital to representation in policymaking. The census has been taken nationwide every 10 years since 1790. 2020 is an import...

Our voices are where our power is

Max Kingsbeck, Reporter

March 5, 2020

Students were recently given the unique opportunity to have a conversation with members of the Hamline Board of Trustees about the university’s Strategic Plan as a part of the Hamline Undergraduate Student Congress’s (HUSC)...

Campus: A safe space?

Anika Besst, Reporter

February 26, 2020

Shortly into his time here at Hamline in 2018, Dr. David Everett, associate vice president of inclusive excellence, noticed apprehension and hesitation around having challenging conversations about matters related to inclusivity....

 HUSC candidates are sophomores Jazmine Ngwu, Emily Lall, Kaia Zeigler and Cece Miller. Both sets of running mates offered up why they believe they would make a good president and vice-president.

Who will you vote for?

February 26, 2020

Concerns over privacy elicit change

Max Kingsbeck, Reporter

February 26, 2020

Hamline has recently altered an advising policy that previously allowed advisors access to information on the exact amount of money students owed to the university. According to Hamline Registrar Gwenn Sherburne, the long-standing...

New semester, who’s back—who’s not?

Anika Besst, Reporter

February 19, 2020

Last fall, Hamline enrolled a historically large first-year class. Not all those students necessarily came back for a second semester.  According to data on undergraduate retention collected by the Office of Institutional Ef...

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