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Protest in Pickard Commons:...

By Tyler Sturzl A group of about 50 containing faculty, staff and students assembled in the lower area of Pickard Commons to convey one message: “We are here for you.” This was no ordinary assembly of Ripon College members. No chairs, no tables and no rhyming chants accompanied this protest; students sitting on the ground, […]

Ripping down old policies

By: Hannah Tetzlaff After last year’s incident with controversial posters, the college is tearing down the old poster policy and putting a new one in place. Last year, the Feminist Club created a stir with their vulva-shaped posters promoting sex week and an event called “ One Big Sexy Blowout.” Due to complaints, the posters […]

Speaking With Both Lips, Wh...

By: Connor Cummiskey The Ripon College Feminists made waves recently by posting large, brightly colored drawings of vulvas in residence halls to advertise their One Big Sexy Blowout event. The controversial posters sparked a discussion of free speech on campus after the feminists were told to remove them by residential life staff. For two weeks […]