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Trustee affirms “commitment to diversity”

Trustee affirms “commitment to diversity”

TEMP ORARY February 12, 2012 0

As a member of the Board of Trustees, I applaud the Etownian for its recent editorial calling on the College to take seriously its stated commitment to diversity and inclusion of all students. But

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Letter to the Editor: Hostile stares bring unwelcoming environment

Letter to the Editor: Hostile stares bring unwelcoming environment

TEMP ORARY February 2, 2012 0

I am writing this letter to the campus community in response to something that I recently saw on campus. Within a short span of fifteen minutes, the time it took me to walk from

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The Neglected Few: An Editorial

The Neglected Few: An Editorial

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APOLOGIES During the past week, we have learned quite a bit about the definition of and the actions behind being a publication of integrity and how we failed these standards in relation to “The

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Strikwerda responds to diversity editorial

Strikwerda responds to diversity editorial

TEMP ORARY February 2, 2012 0

My thanks to the staff members of the Etownian for opening a discussion on the status of the diversity plan at Elizabethtown College. That tells me is two things: 1) students value and, as

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Put Your Records On: We Were Promised Jetpacks

Put Your Records On: We Were Promised Jetpacks

TEMP ORARY January 26, 2012 0

On the Turntable: We Were Promised Jetpacks Genre: Indie Rock My opinion: Reach new heights with a band whose musical and lyrical talent defy gravity. I could hear the sound of my brother’s electric

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Voting youth stand politically misinformed

Voting youth stand politically misinformed

TEMP ORARY January 26, 2012 0

I don’t vote. I don’t support or look fondly upon politics. I think the fact that there is such a thing as a “professional politician” is a bit ludicrous. Therefore I will not be

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Prospective college students’ sexual orientation questioned

Prospective college students’ sexual orientation questioned

TEMP ORARY January 26, 2012 0

When Elmhurst College, a private institution in Illinois, became the first college to include a section on their application asking prospective students if they are affiliated with any LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender) clubs,

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Controversial content rising in pop culture

Controversial content rising in pop culture

TEMP ORARY January 26, 2012 0

When it comes to popular music, it’s impossible to generalize whether or not everyone understands what they’re listening to and subsequently advocating, whether in agreement with it or not. A song may hold a

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Put Your Records On: Yellow Ostrich

Put Your Records On: Yellow Ostrich

TEMP ORARY December 9, 2011 0

On the Turntable: Yellow Ostrich Genre: Indie pop My rating: Forget the maps and guidelines and get lost with a band that breaks the mold. I place Yellow Ostrich on the turntable—even the transparent

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2012 Presidential election presents options

2012 Presidential election presents options

TEMP ORARY December 9, 2011 0

On Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2012, the American people will cast their ballot for president. Will we have four more years with Barack Obama, or will a to-be-determined GOP candidate take the win? The general

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