Getting the gears going : five local bike trails

Biking is an important part of New College culture. Students bike to the Bayfront, to classes, to Hamilton “Ham” Center and to off-campus houses, but where do students go when they want to take longer recreational rides? Sapphire Shores Park, Indian Beach and the neighborhoods around Bay Shore Road are some of the only spots […]

The cream of the crop under the big top

All photos courtesy of Rick Purdue After a minute of darkness, an array of blue and purple lights suddenly illuminate an intimidating white pendulum. The intimate size of the arena makes the pendulum look particularly daunting. Out of the red velvet curtain steps Joseph Bauer Jr., the ringmaster who had, up until this point, announced […]