Deerfield View Winter 2010
This new issue of the Deerfield View is about Nuclear Proliferation. Come see what everyone is talking about, and join the political debate!
Molecule of the Week
Arsenate, AsO43- With a nefarious history, arsenic is synonymous with poison. As such it functions by blocking conversion of pyruvate to acetyl coenzyme A (CoA), thus the citric acid cycle activity is decreased, and production of ATP is decreased.
What’s a Fast Pass?
You’re standing near the front of the line in the Koch Cafe and you see a fellow student approach the first person in line. After a short exchange and a flash of some laminated card the student pulled from his pocket, that student steps to the front of the...
Meet Bethany Shippee
Meet Bethany Shippee, a Dietetic Intern from UMASS Amherst. Ms. Shippee has her BS in Culinary Nutrition from Johnson & Wales University. She is interning in the foodservice department until mid January. This week Ms. Shippee launches her fruit & vegetable promotion project in the Dining Hall. She will...
Library Question of the Month
Congratulations to Ben Turner who correctly answered our November Library Question of the Month. We received 5 correct entries and selected our winner (Ben) by lottery. The Question: Who were the three Furies? The Answer: Alecto, Megaera, and Tisiphone [Read more about it in What are the Seven Wonders...
Winter 2010 Albany Road
Read the latest edition of Albany Road! See the amazing talent of our Deerfield writers, poets, and artists!
Community Skate/Swim Winter Term
Community Skate, Open Stick, and Community Swim times for the winter term have been posted on the Athletics Facilities Hours page on DAnet.
Upperclassmen Win “Unplug” Competition
Dewey and Louis Marx students in the two top-performing upperclassmen dorms will receive a FAST PASS allowing them to move to the front of the dining hall, Koch Cafe, and Greer lines for a week starting next Monday.
Happy (Almost) Halloween, DA!
If you see a great costume today, why not take a picture and post it to DANET?
Sign up for the Craft Fair
This year’s holiday craft fair will take place on Friday, December 10, from 4-8pm in the Dining Hall Lobby. If you would like to sell your handmade goods, please fill out the vendor application form by November 12.