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Nobel Peace Prize winner shares message of justice, coexistence on campus

Nobel Peace Prize winner shares message of justice, coexistence on campus

Jill Norris April 19, 2014 0

Tawakkol Karman, the first Arab woman and youngest recipient ever to receive the Nobel Peace Prize, visited Elizabethtown College last week to share her ideals of peace and justice. Her visit was part of

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Philosophy, political science, legal studies depts. merge

Philosophy, political science, legal studies depts. merge

Jill Norris May 1, 2013 0

Dean of Faculty Fletcher McClellan announced on Friday, April 19 that the philosophy and political science departments will be merging into one unit. This union led to the creation of the department of politics,

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First annual student-athlete recognition held in Thompson

First annual student-athlete recognition held in Thompson

Jill Norris May 1, 2013 0

lizabethtown College hosted its first annual Student-Athlete Recognition (STAR) on Tuesday, April 30 at 8:00 p.m. The event, sponsored by the Blue Jay Athletic Association (BJAA) and  Blue Jay Athletics, took place in Thompson

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Gasland Documentary

Gasland Documentary

Jill Norris May 1, 2013 0

“Well that was depressing,” Professor and Department Chair of Geoscience and Engineering Dr. Michael Schanlin said at the conclusion of Elizabethtown College’s screening of “Gasland.” “And if you weren’t thoroughly frightened by that, you

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Silberstein and Stuckey to present paper, research at Munich conference

Silberstein and Stuckey to present paper, research at Munich conference

Jill Norris April 24, 2013 0

Professor and chair of philosophy Dr. Michael Silberstein and physics professor Dr. Mark Stuckey’s will present their paper, “A Path Integral Over Graphs Approach to Unification and its Foundational Implications,” as one of the

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Jays place top three in Millersville’s annual original short playwriting contest

Jays place top three in Millersville’s annual original short playwriting contest

Jill Norris April 24, 2013 0

On Wednesday, April 10, three Elizabethtown College students were honored at the Millersville Annual Ten-Minute Playwriting Competition for writing original short plays. Sophomore Kaitlin Koons received first place in the playwriting competition, senior Jenell

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‘Pitch Like A Girl’ addresses gender identity, encourages women to ‘pitch’

‘Pitch Like A Girl’ addresses gender identity, encourages women to ‘pitch’

Jill Norris April 17, 2013 0

re you pink or blue? This was the first question posed by senior and self-proclaimed feminist Sarah Steinmetz during her April 9 presentation on “Pitch like a Girl: How a Woman can be Herself

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Blue Jays announce move to Landmark Conference

Jill Norris April 10, 2013 0

Tuesday, April 2, Elizabethtown College announced its plan to join the Landmark Conference, leaving the Middle Atlantic Conference (MAC), officially becoming a member on July 1, 2014. Etown will be the conference’s ninth member

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CCCE promotes awareness, holds fundraiser for local charity

CCCE promotes awareness, holds fundraiser for local charity

Jill Norris April 10, 2013 0

Elizabethtown College’s Center for Community and Civic Engagement (CCCE) recently partnered with Thistle Farms, a non-profit organization, to help women who have survived lives of violence, prostitution and addiction. The CCCE and Thistle Farms

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College leaves

Jill Norris April 10, 2013 0

Tuesday, April 2, Elizabethtown College announced its plan to join the Landmark Conference, leaving the Middle Atlantic Conference (MAC), officially becoming a member on July 1, 2014. Etown will be the conference’s ninth member

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