A student at a Catholic high school once asked me, if a cure were found years later for a miracle attributed to a saint, would the Catholic Church strip him or her of the title? The fact that we know something today does not change the fact that it was a very real miracle for those who experienced it at the time — miracles are tested against the natural or scientific laws of the day. This example, I believe, gets to the heart of the ASSU Undergraduate Senate’s request to cleanse Stanford of the name Junípero Serra. A slippery slope is created when the past is judged based on current values. A brief history lesson may be useful for those interested in what the ASSU Undergraduate Senate is attempting to do.
Trancos will become an all-sophomore residence next year, and Residential Education (ResEd) staff are currently preparing to transition the dorm, which is presently an all-freshmen residence.
Preparations for the construction of the new Manzanita Park Residence Hall are now underway.
n America, muesli is the best-kept breakfast secret. I’m convinced that only a few people know about the glory of muesli, and that they are trying to keep it away from the mainstream. But I believe in equally delicious breakfast for all, so I’m going to break the veil of silence.
I’m adding “dorm living” to the long list of things I pink-puffy-heart love (it’ll go right under glitter, reality television and baking).