Wake Up Call: A CU alum on the Supreme Court? (2/1)


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Your 2/1 Wake Up Call

It’s February! Keep pushing through, CU.

Today's top stories

CU’s on the Supreme Court: President Donald Trump nominated Neil Gorsuch, CC ’88, to the Supreme Court to fill the seat once held by Antonin Scalia. Fun facts: Gorsuch was a Spectator columnist and was disqualified from running for University Senate for breaking campaign rules.

The students’ say: Believe it or not, we actually have a (small) say in who Barnard’s new president will be. Students and faculty gathered for the first listening sesh of the year to discuss what the college should look for in the new president.

Closed-minded conversations: Are we really having open conversations at CU? Columnist Phil Jeffery, CC ’17, doesn’t think so, and calls for both liberals and conservatives to have more productive political discourse on campus.

It’s been a long time coming: Women’s bball played the longest game in program history on Saturday. Here’s what actually went down and what both the coach and players were thinking.  

Pro tip of the day

Greekin’ Out: Recruitment week is ~officially~ over, but there still might be some things that you’re curious about. Number one on the list: Which frats and sororities have brownstones, and where are they located?

Events and opportunities

Free food: A Classic Whodonut
9 a.m. - 5 p.m. in Lerner Hall

Job hunting: Grad SEAS Campus Life Fair
11 a.m. - 1 p.m. in the Office of Graduate Student Affairs

Meeting: First General Body Meeting of the Semester!
12 - 2 p.m. in the School of Social Work Room C06

Performance: Mid-Day Music at CU ft. Kaitlin Pet, oboe
12 - 1 p.m. in Faculty House Garden Room 2

Meditation: The Clear Mirror Guided Meditation
6:30 - 8:30 p.m. at Barnard

Snapchat of the day

I mean…probably. But let’s be real: It’s that time of the semester, this is what a lot of our faces are looking like right now. (Ya know, trying to keep a strong face, really just wanting to sleep rn?)

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