The Results Are In! Meet Your New Representatives in CSA.

On Friday night, April 21st, the elections closed for the CSA Senate race. The newly elected officials on the Executive Board will lead the Clarke Student Association for the upcoming 2017-2018 school year, with the senators representing their individual classes opinions and stances. There will be a torch passing ceremony taking place at the Honors Dinner on May 5th, from the current senators to the newly elected … Continue reading The Results Are In! Meet Your New Representatives in CSA.

Crusading for Pride

On February 2, 2017, Clarke University administration announced that their athletic teams’ nickname – the Clarke Crusaders – would be changed to the Clarke Pride effective August 1, 2017. As a result, there has been both backlash and support among Clarke community about the new moniker. According to athletic staff, there have been complaints by faculty and students about the name Crusaders for about 10 years. … Continue reading Crusading for Pride

Millennials and News Consumption

Although Clarke students believe staying up to date with current events is important, the student body is generally apathetic about actively seeking out news. For Millennials, accessing news about current events, even during the current shift in our federal administration, remains easy. Newspapers, social media, and built-in phone apps all allow for immediate access to news outlets. Yet, Clarke students may not be taking advantage … Continue reading Millennials and News Consumption

Residence Hall Changes Provide Gender Inclusive Options

In accordance with federal mandate, Clarke University will provide gender inclusive housing options to students who request these room accommodations starting in the 2017-18 school year. The Department of Residence Life at Clarke University will make several changes in the upcoming 2017-2018 academic year to make sure accommodations are available. The change to provide gender-inclusive housing is in response to a federal mandate for institutions … Continue reading Residence Hall Changes Provide Gender Inclusive Options

Looking for the best coffee in town? Look no further!

Jitterz Coffee & Café, located at 1073 Main St., here in Dubuque, Iowa, is the place to be. Not only are they open 7 days a week, but offer the best coffee drinks, baked goods, and a full menu of breakfast sandwiches, soup options, and paninis hot off the grill.   Stop in for a drink to go, or get comfy to study or chat … Continue reading Looking for the best coffee in town? Look no further!

Clarke Student Association (CSA) Finally Has a Snapchat!

  Clarke University’s student government, known as Clarke Student Association (CSA), may have had a presence on Twitter and Facebook for some time now, but they never were a part of the Snapchat world until now! During the CSA Senate meeting on March 12th, 2017, the public relations committee – chaired by Kyle Majerus, Delaney Borst, Katie Marter, Kaitlyn Salow, and Josh Sanchez – took … Continue reading Clarke Student Association (CSA) Finally Has a Snapchat!