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Author speaks about history, impact of pit bull on culture

Author speaks about history, impact of pit bull on culture

Mikenna Lehane November 3, 2016 0

Wednesday, Nov. 2 the Bowers Writers House welcomed author Bronwen Dickey for a craft talk and evening reading. Dickey discussed her writing strategy and personal approach to creating narratives and talked about her new

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Professors discuss struggles of translating original works

Professors discuss struggles of translating original works

Amity Radcliff November 3, 2016 0

The Bowers Writers House held an event Monday, Oct. 24 about the process of translation. Dr. Brian Newsome, Dr. Vanessa Borilot and Dr. Mark Harman spoke about their experiences with translation. Newsome talked about

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Groups on campus, in community support local homeless

Groups on campus, in community support local homeless

Shaye Lynn DiPasquale November 3, 2016 0

Individuals experiencing homelessness are frequently stigmatized and misrepresented by mainstream media. While there are plenty of cases where mental health and substance abuse have contributed to an individual’s experience with homelessness, the majority of

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Student-Athlete Mentors sponsors campaign against drunk driving

Student-Athlete Mentors sponsors campaign against drunk driving

Rachel Lee October 20, 2016 0

For the first time, Elizabethtown College Student-Athlete Mentors (SAMs) hosted the Blue Jays Never Drive Drunk Campaign Tuesday, Oct. 18 in Leffler Chapel and Performance Center. Erin Coombs from the Edward Taylor Coombs (ETC)

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Founder of Feel Your Boobies Foundation speaks to Etown students, encourages audience to take their breast health into their own hands

Founder of Feel Your Boobies Foundation speaks to Etown students, encourages audience to take their breast health into their own hands

The Etownian October 20, 2016 0

When I was 33 years old, I was diagnosed with breast cancer, and I found my lump by feeling my boobies,” said Leigh Hurst, founder of the Feel Your Boobies Foundation, at the event

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Mad Cow improv group presents Homecoming show, welcomes alumni

Mad Cow improv group presents Homecoming show, welcomes alumni

Rachel Lee October 20, 2016 0

Mad Cow Improv held a family friendly Homecoming show in Gibble Auditorium on Friday, Oct. 14. The audience consisted of students, alumni, families and community members, who interacted with the Cows. They helped pick

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Alumni, current members of a capella groups perform annual show

Alumni, current members of a capella groups perform annual show

Stephanie Miller October 20, 2016 0

Alumni and current students from the Elizabethtown College a cappella groups had the chance to raise their voices at the Sixth Annual Homecoming M.V.P. Spectacular. The show took place at 8 p.m. on Saturday,

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New counseling group teaches self-compassion

New counseling group teaches self-compassion

The Etownian October 20, 2016 0

A new counseling group called Be Kind to Yourself had its first meeting Thursday, Oct. 13. This group is for “any student who would like to enhance their capacity for emotional wellbeing and resilience,”

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SDLC hosts children’s book drive, encourages literacy, self-confidence

SDLC hosts children’s book drive, encourages literacy, self-confidence

The Etownian October 20, 2016 0

The Cover to Confidence Student Directed Learning Community (SDLC) is currently sponsoring a children’s book drive until Oct. 24. The children of Burrowes Elementary School in Lancaster City will receive the new and gently-used

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Professor discusses new book on Turkish foreign policy

Professor discusses new book on Turkish foreign policy

Katie Weiler October 20, 2016 0

On Wednesday, Oct. 19 Elizabethtown College students gathered in the Bowers Writers House to listen to guest lecturer Oya Dursun-Ozkanca, associate professor of political science and director of the international studies minor, talk about

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