Luther College Chips

Student Workers deserve a raise

Forrest Stewart, Staff Writer

February 28, 2019

I am continually amazed by the diverse array of work that my fellow students engage in to improve Luther’s operations, academics, cleanliness, and general allure. From physics researchers studying phenomena I could never begin ...

Luther should provide storage during the summer break

Ana López, Managing Editor

February 28, 2019

Until May of last year, I thought that the aggressive move to refer to “college dorms’’ as “residence halls” was accompanied by a true commitment to create spaces where students could feel at home. This idea was also su...

International tour opportunities should not become barriers

Elyse Grothaus, A&E Editor

February 20, 2019

Participating in music ensembles at Luther has been one of my favorite college experiences. I, along with many fellow music majors and non-majors, have grown as a musician, leader, and person during my time in the Luther College ...

New Series: Women in Motion

Martel DenHartog, Sports Editor

February 20, 2019

It’s 2019. Women hold 127 seats in the United States Congress—a record-breaking high. The 2020 Olympic Games will add more female and mixed events, as well as eliminate some male events—for greater gender equality. Women...

The Archived Heartbreaks of Shasa Sartin: a case for dualism in a theory of mind

Shasa Sartin, Editor-In-Chief

February 20, 2019

On Valentine’s Day, my only class was Philosophy of Mind; a class open to students with a background in philosophy, neuroscience, or psychology, exploring whether or not the mind and body are separate. Professor of Philosophy and En...

EXCUSE ME WHILE I’M ANGRY … !

Shasa Sartin, Editor-in-Chief

December 12, 2018

The following piece is brought to you by the impassioned creations of Audre Lorde, Beyoncé, Kelis, Leikeli47, Megan Thee Stallion, Rico Nasty, and my mother. Have you ever encountered some upsetting information and … started...

Why not doing homework is not cool

Lyndsay Monsen, Head Copy Editor

December 12, 2018

I love making lists. Chips Editor-in-Chief Shasa Sartin would probably tell you that this has something to do with my Taurus sun Something moon planet-orbiting whatever, but really I just love the satisfaction that comes with crossing a ta...

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