Under Chess

A brief response to Fox and Friends

This week’s edition of “Fox and Friends” devoted a segment to criticizing Grinnell College’s gender-neutral policies and in doing so disregarded the reality of living on a campus that is accepting of different lifestyles. No one can deny that the concept of gender neutral housing and bathrooms may be difficult for some to digest. Just…

Kington mandates substance free college trips

The administration enacted an interim policy that stipulates all college-funded trips are subject to the same rules and that all participants must be substance-free for the entirety of these trips, for the first time including those funded only through SGA. Ever since last year, the administration had been in talks about formulating a uniform alcohol…

KDIC gets remastered by local masterminds

What has 132 Watts, was broadcast across railroad track systems in previous years, and is a Grinnellian tradition/excuse to hear curse words on the air after 10 p.m.? KDIC, Grinnell’s student-run radio station returned this semester with a revamped and more organizationally sound lineup of shows. Changes to KDIC made by the station’s staff this…