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Anonymous social media app Yik Yak creates controversy

Kelly Bergh April 1, 2015 0

Since its creation just over a year ago, the anonymous social media app Yik Yak has massively grown in popularity on college campuses across the country. Unlike social networks like Facebook or Twitter, Yik

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Closing of Sweet Briar College alarms, brings liberal arts into question

Kelly Bergh March 25, 2015 0

Almost a century ago, in 1921, Albert Einstein emphasized to Thomas Edison what the majority of our country today seems to have forgotten: “The value of an education in a liberal arts college is

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Pledge of Academic Integrity receives update

Kelly Bergh March 25, 2015 0

The Pledge of Academic Integrity has recently been rewritten to include a more personal aspect of commitment to the students’ promise to Elizabethtown College. Last year, Seth Previty, a current senior business major, realized

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Retired professor of modern languages emerita passes away at age 80

Retired professor of modern languages emerita passes away at age 80

Kelly Bergh March 25, 2015 0

On March 8, Suzanne Schmitt Goodling, associate professor of modern languages emerita at Elizabethtown College, passed away after battling cancer. She was 80 years old. Goodling taught in the Modern Languages department at Etown

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Power of One Day fundraising event raises thousands of dollars

Power of One Day fundraising event raises thousands of dollars

Kelly Bergh March 25, 2015 0

On March 18, Elizabethtown College set a new record for the amount of money donated to the school in a single day. During the 24-hour giving period, entitled the Power of One Day 24-Hour

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SCPS welcomes new Executive-in-Residence Nevin Cooley

Kelly Bergh March 25, 2015 0

Nevin D. Cooley was recently appointed the new Executive-in-Residence of Elizabethtown College’s School of Continuing and Professional Studies (SCPS). Cooley is the former Chief Executive Officer for High Industries Inc. and High Real Estate

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Modern Language department hosts May Term trip abroad

Kelly Bergh March 18, 2015 0

This May Term, the Elizabethtown College Department of Modern Languages will be hosting a trip to Japan for students interested in experiencing Japanese culture firsthand. Dr. Mahua Bhattacharya, associate professor of Japanese and Asian

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Senatorial candidate Joe Sestak walks through Elizabethtown

Senatorial candidate Joe Sestak walks through Elizabethtown

Kelly Bergh March 18, 2015 0

Democratic Pennsylvania senatorial candidate Joe Sestak passed through Elizabethtown College on Friday, March 13 while making his journey on foot across the state. He will be walking 422 miles across Pennsylvania to tell to

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Kraybill to give keynote speech for SCAD

Kelly Bergh March 18, 2015 0

This year’s Scholarship and Creative Arts Day (SCAD) will feature Dr. Donald Kraybill of the Young Center for Anabaptist and Pietist Studies, who, as the kenote speaker will be discussing the growth of the

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Emergent Scholars luncheon recognizes, rewards sophomores

Emergent Scholars luncheon recognizes, rewards sophomores

Kelly Bergh March 18, 2015 0

On Sunday, March 8, a luncheon was held to honor Elizabethtown College’s 2015 Emergent Scholars. The 54 sophomores and their chosen mentors spent time celebrating their accomplishments and appreciating the high standard of academics

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