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Letter to the Editor: Response to Literature concentration

The Etownian September 29, 2016 0

Thanksgiving 1999. I can remember the look on my grandfather’s face. “English?” he asked. “Are you sure? The thing about teaching English is that you get everybody.” Grandpa was a math teacher, and his

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Hiring alumni shows college pride, positive student effect

Hiring alumni shows college pride, positive student effect

The Etownian September 29, 2016 0

I recently set out on a mission to understand Elizabethtown College community members’ opinions on whether alumni benefit or hurt the community at Etown. What are the advantages and what are the drawbacks? Executive

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Bowers Writers House sponsors panel, professors discuss research

Bowers Writers House sponsors panel, professors discuss research

The Etownian September 29, 2016 0

Every semester, the Bowers Writers House hosts a variety of lectures and panel discussions that are meant to give students the opportunity to engage with experts and to explore post-graduation career paths. Monday Sept.

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Biology professor discusses new cancer medications, treatments

Biology professor discusses new cancer medications, treatments

The Etownian September 29, 2016 0

Dr. Jane Cavender, professor of biology and chair of the biology department, held a presentation entitled “What are these new cancer drugs?” as part of the Community Enrichment Series. “Talks like this hopefully give

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Restorative Circle training encourages civil conversations

The Etownian September 29, 2016 0

The Center for Global Understanding and Peacemaking recently cosponsored an event named ‘Kay Pranis – Training for Using Restorative Circles with Young People.’ The event took place from Thursday, Sept. 22 through Saturday, Sept.

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College students to mentor international high schoolers

The Etownian September 29, 2016 0

Friday, Sept. 23, the Elizabethtown College Center for Community and Civic Engagement launched its new Building Bridges program with Lancaster Mennonite School. The program includes international students from Lancaster Mennonite and students from Etown

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Honors society provides coloring sheets, gives smile to those in need

Honors society provides coloring sheets, gives smile to those in need

The Etownian September 29, 2016 0

Students across campus may be wondering why there are bins of coloring pages in the Baugher’s Student Center (BSC) and in dorms. They are for Color a Smile, which collects colored pages and distributes

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Spanish Club sponsors trip, celebrates Latin American culture

Spanish Club sponsors trip, celebrates Latin American culture

The Etownian September 29, 2016 0

For the first time, the Spanish Club attended the Latin American Festival at Long’s Park in Lancaster, Pennsylvania Saturday, Sept. 24. The group of 11 students watched Latino performers, ate Latin American food and

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College hosts traditional Chinese performance, encourages diverse interests

College hosts traditional Chinese performance, encourages diverse interests

The Etownian September 29, 2016 0

With all the material objects made in China, people tend to forget the intangible things that come from a country of over one billion people. Some of these lesser-known aspects of Chinese culture were

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Student Senate

The Etownian September 29, 2016 0

Student Senate endured another major transitional and productive week that resulted in the most significant of restructures—the resignation of President Kirsten Ambrose. To begin the meeting, the American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions

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