Month: January 2021

Winter break entertainment in review

Commentary by Carrier staff Winter break started (technically) on Nov. 20, 2020 with finals ending two weeks later on Dec. 4, 2020. The academic calendar was altered last semester to allow students more time at […]

Women in Lab

Women in STEM careers endure discrimination and face stigma

Careers that relate to science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (or STEM) are often advertised as crucial for our growing society and tend to be well compensated not only for the necessary specialized training, but also for the high demand for the work performed by these careers.

DreamWorks’ “Spirit” embodies American ideals

In 2002, DreamWorks Animation released Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron, a coming-of-age story about a young stallion.

Rethinking the final girl trope in films

Who is the more badass female lead: Ellen Ripley from “Alien” or Elle Woods from “Legally Blonde”?

Our View: Learn from the shortcomings of the fall semester

During the fall and spring semesters of the 2020-21 academic year, Berry administration has made decisions to navigate the COVID-19 pandemic.

Berry announces potential plans to vaccinate faculty and staff

On Jan. 21, administration notified faculty and staff that there is a possibility that they have the opportunity to receive the Covid-19 vaccine.

Academic Council to vote on new S/U policy

As the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic continues to require heightened safety precautions, Berry implemented changes in November to the spring academic calendar that are aimed at maintaining a high quality educational experience for students while also limiting the potential for disease to spread on campus and beyond.

The Spires distributes the COVID-19 vaccine

On Jan. 15, staff, student workers and residents at The Spires received their first dose of the Moderna vaccine.

News recap from winter break: life keeps moving along

While students were on winter break, the news continued to flow and remind us that amidst our merriment, the world was indeed still functioning.

Athletics plans to compete with reinvigorated policies

After a semester without athletic competitions and limited practice opportunities, Berry’s varsity teams are set to resume intercollegiate play this semester.