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To browse through a past issue of The Carthaginian, click on its cover image. Editions published before the major redesign in Fall 2013 can be viewed in the Staubitz Archives.

Winter 2022 Carthaginian magazine cover Highlights

  • Cover story: Celebrating Carthage’s 175th year
  • Faculty feature: Angela Dassow, Biology
  • Alumni feature: Alumni try to remove the stigma of self-promotion
  • Honoring Amy Gillmore ’94 for her 25 years as head softball coach

HIGHLIGHTS Carthaginian Magazine cover, summer 2021

  • Cover story: New team name (Go, Firebirds!) and first NCAA team championship
  • Faculty feature: Peter Dennee, Music
  • Alumni feature: Glenn Prasser ’77 recalls small town’s hospitality on 9/11
  • The antidote to political venom

Carthaginian Magazine cover, winter 2021 HIGHLIGHTS

  • Cover story: Equity and inclusion
  • Faculty feature: Leslie Cameron, Psychological Science
  • Athletics feature: Coaches Bosko and Steve ’11 Djurickovic

Carthaginian Magazine cover, summer 2020 HIGHLIGHTS

  • Cover story: COVID-19 forces quick adaptation
  • Alumni feature: Shannon Kafura ’20
  • Faculty feature: Debbie Minsky-Kelly, Social Work

Carthaginian Magazine cover, winter 2020 HIGHLIGHTS

  • Cover story: The Aspire Program launch
  • Alumni feature: Women in leadership
  • Trends in Greek life at Carthage

Carthaginian Magazine cover, summer 2019 HIGHLIGHTS

  • Cover story: 150 Years of Carthage Women
  • Alumni feature: Comic book store giveaway

Carthaginian Magazine cover, spring 2019 HIGHLIGHTS

  • Cover story: President Swallow’s vision
  • Faculty feature: Wenjie Sun, Geospatial Science

Carthaginian Magazine cover, fall 2018 HIGHLIGHTS

  • Cover story: Opening of The Tower Residence Hall
  • FY 2018 Impact Report
  • Faculty feature: Marilyn Ward, Education

Carthaginian Magazine cover, summer 2018 HIGHLIGHTS

  • Cover story: The green issue
  • Faculty feature: Cassie Lau, Finance/Accounting/Economics
  • Excerpts from President Swallow’s Inauguration address

Carthaginian Magazine cover, spring 2018 HIGHLIGHTS

  • Cover story: FY 2017 Impact Report
  • Faculty feature: Wael Farouk, Music

Carthaginian Magazine cover, fall 2017 HIGHLIGHTS

  • Cover story: 50 years of Stratford Festival theatre trip
  • Feature on President John Swallow
  • Roommate success stories

Carthaginian Magazine cover, summer 2017 HIGHLIGHTS

  • Cover story: Celebrating 500 years of the Reformation
  • Faculty feature: Perry Kivolowitz, Computer Science

Carthaginian Magazine cover, winter 2017 HIGHLIGHTS

  • Cover story: FY 2016 Impact Report
  • Feature on forensic accountant Josiah Lamb ’01
  • Feature on alumni family working for World Series champions
  • Faculty feature: Pascal Rollet/Isabel Rivero-Vila, Modern Languages

Carthaginian Magazine cover, summer 2016 HIGHLIGHTS

  • Cover story: Update on Carthage strategic plan
  • Faculty feature: Fatih Harpci, Religion

Carthaginian Magazine cover, spring 2016 HIGHLIGHTS

  • Cover story: Cross-section of J-Term study tours in Europe
  • Carthage veterans and those they serve

Carthaginian Magazine cover, fall 2015 HIGHLIGHTS

  • Cover story: Campaign for Carthage – new Science Center
  • New nursing program reflects men’s interest
  • Donor honor roll

Carthaginian Magazine cover, summer 2015 HIGHLIGHTS

  • Cover story: Biggest Fulbright harvest
  • Sororities celebrate 50 years on campus

Carthaginian Magazine cover, spring 2015 HIGHLIGHTS

  • Cover story: Photo essay from J-Term in South Africa
  • Keith Huff writes latest for New Play Initiative
  • Tribute to the late Tim Rucks

Carthaginian Magazine cover, fall 2014 HIGHLIGHTS

  • Cover story: Carthage in Chicago program
  • Donor honor roll
  • Alumnus manages Science Center construction

Carthaginian Magazine cover, summer 2014 HIGHLIGHTS

  • Cover story: Masato Mizuno ’70 secures Olympics for Tokyo
  • College establishes overseas field station

Carthaginian Magazine cover, winter 2014 HIGHLIGHTS

  • Cover story: 5 ways our students serve others
  • Athletic training majors conduct concussion research

Carthaginian Magazine cover, fall 2013 HIGHLIGHTS

  • Cover story: 100 years of Kissing Rock
  • Faculty feature: Laura Huaracha, Communication and Digital Media