The Handlebar Open Hours!

  The Handlebar wants to help you prepare your bike for the winter season. Shop hours are in full swing! Come by the Handlebar and give your bicycle some tender love and care. Located in the basement of Davidson-Wilson (DaWi) adjacent to Dickinson Walk. We welcome students, faculty, staff, and children of the Dickinson college community. Swing by and learn how to tune your bike today! If the sign is out, we are open. The Handlebar Hours: Every Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday 4 – 6 Continue reading →

The Tandem Bike: One Man’s Ascent to Awesomeness

With the late summer sun shining on my back and my wheels smoothly running over the gravel trails of D-park, I was feeling good. For years I had been spared the long walk from campus to D-park for frisbee practice by riding my bike. I grinned as I passed my teammates slowly trudging on; their feet struggling to complete the next step. While grinning smugly to myself, I felt a jarring crunch. I felt my chain lock up and I heard the unmistakable sound of Continue reading →

Fall 2015 Bike to the Farm

I’ve biked to the college farm many times, but I have never ridden in Bike to the Farm. This distinction is important because, while I follow the same route, my rides are usually by myself or with a friend not with the entire vibrant biking community at Dickinson College. That means that this Fall will be my first time organizing Bike to the Farm and also the first time I’ve participated in it. This biannual event is a celebration of the gorgeous farm, the Carlisle area, and Continue reading →

Fall 2015 Biking@Dickinson

Happy Monday everyone! The Center for Sustainable Education (CSE) is proud to start off a solid 2015 Biking@ Dickinson Program. This semester we have two great Biking@Dickinson interns, Max Rubinstein ’16 and Drew Afsahi ’16, who can be contacted at biking@dickinson.edu. Let’s get excited about our biking-friendly campus and community. Don’t forget to check out our latest student produced video highlighting our bike share program and safe biking on campus.