Science

Greencastle Feels Repercussions of Government Shutdown

Greencastle’s USDA office was closed. Indiana’s Social Security office was closed. The federal government was closed. The government shutdown on October 1st shocked citizens across the country....

Food, Ethics, and Culture

There is a certain truth to the saying, “the way to a man’s heart is through his stomach.” After all, practically everyone, man and...

Syrian Youth for Peace: Securing Syria’s Future

America is a culture of opinions. A proud tradition of democracy and suffrage has precipitated a society in which people take it upon themselves...

Review of “Dirty Wars: The World is a Battlefield” Film Screening

Tuesday night, DePauw students gathered in the Prindle Courtyard for an outdoor screening of Dirty Wars: The World is a Battlefield, a recent documentary...

“When things are at their worst, journalists are at their best.”

I was interning at CBS television station in Chicago last semester when the Boston Marathon Bombings happened. In the hectic newsroom, where everyone was...

Adderall: A Prescription for Cheating?

On Thursday, May 2nd, The Janet Prindle Institute for Ethics and the DePauw Debate Society will discuss the ethical implications of pharmaceutical drugs used...

6th Annual Undergraduate Ethics Symposium

It's not every weekend that undergraduate students from across the nation gather at the Janet Prindle Institute of Ethics to inquire on a wide...

‘Sam no es mi tío:’ A visit from Diego Fonseca &...

We had just published our annual call for intern applications: a sign posted around campus with a loud image of the traditional Uncle Sam...

Morning People Are Less Ethical At Night

And Night Owls are more likely to cheat in the morning. According to this recent study, people who are early risers tend to behave...

An Ancient and Modern Anxiety

It's pretty commonplace nowadays to hear arguments either defending or condemning the integration of technology into our everyday lifestyle. Proponents of this integration often stress...