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Students, faculty weigh in on national debate: Was government shutdown necessary?

Students, faculty weigh in on national debate: Was government shutdown necessary?

Delaney Dammeyer February 1, 2018 0

The U.S. government briefly shut down Saturday, Jan. 20. As Congress members struggled to reach a decision on the “Dreamers” bill, members passed a movement not to fund the government until an agreement was

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Opinion: Pledge supporting low-income students a step in the right direction

Opinion: Pledge supporting low-income students a step in the right direction

Delaney Dammeyer January 25, 2018 0

Elizabethtown College, alongside eighty-five other colleges in the United States, has joined the American Talent Initiative (ATI) with the intent of helping more lower-income students receive a higher education. With hopes that school attendance

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The Weekly Chirp: Students, faculty weigh in: Does political content on social media create division?

The Weekly Chirp: Students, faculty weigh in: Does political content on social media create division?

Delaney Dammeyer November 10, 2017 0

Facebook, Google and Twitter are under federal investigation for allowing Russian propaganda to spread on their sites during the 2016 election. The three social media sites will have to answer questions about how they

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The Weekly Chirp: Students, faculty weigh in: Should “nonbinary” be added as a gender option on state ID?

The Weekly Chirp: Students, faculty weigh in: Should “nonbinary” be added as a gender option on state ID?

Delaney Dammeyer November 3, 2017 0

Early in October, California lawmakers passed a bill that would allow Californians to have gender-neutral and nonbinary gender options on licenses and identification papers. The bill, known as the Gender Recognition Act, is set

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Field hockey shuts out Landmark Conference opponent Goucher

Field hockey shuts out Landmark Conference opponent Goucher

Delaney Dammeyer October 28, 2017 0

Saturday, Oct. 14, the Elizabethtown College Blue Jays field hockey team faced off against the Goucher College Gophers and racked up another shutout victory 4-0. The Blue Jays were able to beat the Gophers

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Field Hockey defeats Drew University in Landmark Conference opener

Field Hockey defeats Drew University in Landmark Conference opener

Delaney Dammeyer October 28, 2017 0

Saturday, Sept. 23, the Elizabethtown College’s women’s field hockey team took to the field against Drew University and claimed a shutout victory in the Landmark Conference opening. The first conference game of the season

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The Weekly Chirp: Students, faculty weigh in on debate: Should everyone be an organ donor?

Delaney Dammeyer September 29, 2017 0

Fans of singer and actress Selena Gomez were surprised and relieved by her recent announcement of receiving a kidney transplant earlier this month. Gomez received a kidney from friend and actress Francia Raisa. Complications

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Women’s soccer shuts out Lebanon Valley College 3-0

Women’s soccer shuts out Lebanon Valley College 3-0

Delaney Dammeyer September 21, 2017 0

Saturday, Sept. 16, Elizabethtown College faced off against Lebanon Valley College on the soccer field at LVC, winning with a shutout victory and a final score of 3-0. With this victory, the Etown ladies

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The Weekly Chirp: Students, faculty weigh in on national debate: Should Confederate monuments stay or go?

Delaney Dammeyer September 15, 2017 0

Confederate statues began cropping up in American cities in the 1890s to commemorate living and dead Confederate soldiers. Monuments and Civil War reenactments became large-scale forms of commemoration. One hundred fifty years later, citizens

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Men’s soccer dominates first game with six-goal lead

Men’s soccer dominates first game with six-goal lead

Delaney Dammeyer September 14, 2017 0

Elizabethtown College pulled out ahead of the Morrisville State College Mustangs with a six goal lead Saturday, Sept. 1 in a strong start to a weekend of matches. Along with the first hat-trick of

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