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SCAD submission period opens

Kelly Moore February 4, 2016 0

The 2016 Scholarship and Creative Arts Days (SCAD) will be this April 18th and 19th. SCAD was launched in 2007 and is an annual conference that celebrates the difference Elizabethtown students make with their

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Changes in student handbook ban smoking on BSC terrace

Changes in student handbook ban smoking on BSC terrace

Kelly Moore January 28, 2016 0

According to the student handbook, Elizabethtown College is dedicated to providing a healthy, comfortable, and productive work and living-learning environment for the campus community. As part of this, campus buildings are smoke-free zones and

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Suicide prevention training to train students to react to mental health crises

Kelly Moore September 25, 2015 0

Students at Elizabethtown College can now sign up for QPR (Question, Persuade, Refer) Suicide Prevention Training to learn about the warning signs of a suicide crisis. Mental Health America (MHA) in Lancaster, Pa will

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Trustees vote to renew President’s contract

Kelly Moore September 17, 2015 0

The Board of Trustees at Elizabethtown College announced that President Carl Strikwerda’s contract was renewed on July 1st of this year for another four years of service to the college. The decision was based

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E-Fit offers new activity, encourages healthy living

Kelly Moore September 11, 2015 0

E-Fit is offering free passes to Spooky Nook Sports from now until the end of October for Etown students with a college ID. Spooky Nook Sports is the largest indoor sports complex in the

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CARE committee reviews medical amnesty policy, makes revisions

Kelly Moore September 11, 2015 0

In the spring of 2015, Elizabethtown College’s Committee on Alcohol Regulations and Education (CARE committee) reviewed its policy on Medical Amnesty for the fall 2015 semester. Susan Asbury, Director of Student Rights and Responsibilities,

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Gender inclusive housing offers new option for students

Kelly Moore September 11, 2015 0

At the beginning of last semester, it was announced that Elizabethtown College would be offering a new specialty housing option for the 2015-2016 school year. Gender Neutral Housing (GNH) allows for students to be

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Employee Wellness Team hosts kickoff event to support healthy eating, stress management among faculty members

Kelly Moore September 11, 2015 0

Elizabethtown College’s Employee Wellness Team is holding its annual kickoff event on Wednesday, Sep. 9 from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the KAV. Health and wellness stations with information on women’s health, cardiac

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Royer Residence Hall experiences plumbing problems, flooding

Kelly Moore April 29, 2015 0

Since 1962, Royer residence hall has comfortably housed 125 men and women on Elizabethtown College’s campus. However, this semester, numerous students have been complaining about the repeated flooding on the first floor. The Resident

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Anonymous social media app Yik Yak creates controversy

Kelly Moore 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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