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March for Racial Justice takes on Washington Streets

Aileen Ida October 14, 2017 0

Photo by Aileen Ida The views expressed in this article are not inherently those of the Etownian, its staff or Elizabethtown College as a whole. Saturday, Sept. 30, over 40 Elizabethtown College students had

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Department Skypes English university

Department Skypes English university

Aileen Ida February 2, 2017 0

While Elizabethtown College does not offer many graduate programs, there are a variety of ways for Etown students to pursue graduate degrees while still maintaining their link to the College. Wednesday, Jan. 25, associate

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Contributions to the common good panel pays tribute to MLK

Contributions to the common good panel pays tribute to MLK

Aileen Ida February 2, 2017 0

In the week leading up to what may be considered one of the most controversial inaugurations in United States history, the Office of Diversity and Inclusion at Elizabethtown College sponsored a variety of events

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President Strikwerda stands up against hate, signs letter to Trump

Aileen Ida December 8, 2016 0

We are now just a month out from what was arguably the most volatile presidential election in modern times. Following the election, the number of hate crimes skyrocketed—many of which were directly linked to

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Students left on campus over break were not without Thanksgiving dinner

Aileen Ida December 8, 2016 0

Thanksgiving break is, for most students, a time to return home, relax and visit with family. For some, though, extenuating circumstances prevent them from leaving campus over short breaks such as Thanksgiving. In some

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Dakota Access Pipeline draws student attention at panel, rally

Dakota Access Pipeline draws student attention at panel, rally

Aileen Ida December 8, 2016 0

Graduates of Elizabethtown are prepared to make the world a better place. They do so, in part by living in ways that reflect their individual commitments, response to the needs of others, and value

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Music department presents Shakespeare-oriented event

Music department presents Shakespeare-oriented event

Aileen Ida November 17, 2016 0

As Shakespeare’s First Folio comes to Elizabethtown College, a long list of other events related to Shakespeare and his influence on the arts are taking place across campus. One such event, entitled If Music

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Students attending Trump rally receive violent threats, question supporters of newly elected US president

Aileen Ida November 10, 2016 0

Racist slurs. Sexist attacks. Hateful rhetoric. What do these things have in common? They can all be found at a Donald Trump rally. It frankly doesn’t matter who you support, whether you lean left

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Group meditation held in library, discussions follow

Aileen Ida November 10, 2016 0

I’m interested in alternative states of consciousness, which is my thesis project, and I wanted to experiment,” said senior psychology and philosophy major Andrew Kile in regard to the meditation event recently held in

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College celebrates American Indian heritage, current issues

College celebrates American Indian heritage, current issues

Aileen Ida November 10, 2016 0

The Mosaic House was filled with laughter and conversation Thursday, Oct. 3 as 83 students gathered to make dream catchers and learn about American Indian culture and history in honor of National American Indian

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