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The Thrill of the Chaste: lecture highlights Amish novel allure

The Thrill of the Chaste: lecture highlights Amish novel allure

TEMP ORARY November 12, 2011 0

We have all seen them. There is no point in denying it­­­—for fifty cents in cardboard boxes at yard sales, or shoved rudely in the magazine aisle of the grocery store, or on the

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First Fridays provide local holiday fun

First Fridays provide local holiday fun

TEMP ORARY November 4, 2011 0

With the winter season rapidly approaching, Elizabethtown College is undergoing a subtle shift. Students and staff scurry to the warmth of buildings. The campus becomes quiet. The desire to leave one’s room diminishes. When

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Harriet Reisen to discuss Louisa May Alcott biography

Harriet Reisen to discuss Louisa May Alcott biography

TEMP ORARY November 4, 2011 0

Thursday Nov. 10, Harriet Reisen, the author of the biography “Louisa May Alcott: the Woman Behind Little Women,” will be present at Elizabethtown College in Leffler Chapel at 7:30 p.m. This event is free

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Concert to turn back time, take audience to Paris

Concert to turn back time, take audience to Paris

TEMP ORARY November 4, 2011 0

This November, the faculty of Elizabethtown College will sponsor a multimedia program centered on Paris. The presentation of “Paris at the Turn of the Century” will be free and open to the public. This

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Claire Giblin Exhibit in Hess Gallery to inspire aspiring artists

Claire Giblin Exhibit in Hess Gallery to inspire aspiring artists

TEMP ORARY November 4, 2011 0

Once there was a little girl who grew up in a very artistic family. Her uncle was a professional artist who began teaching her studio methods before the age of 10. It was a

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Arianna Krayo: remembering beloved student, daughter, friend

Arianna Krayo: remembering beloved student, daughter, friend

TEMP ORARY November 4, 2011 0

“Fuzzy socks, plaid shirts, cowgirl hats, boots, belt buckles and horses” are just a few things that remind Elizabethtown junior Mindy Geesaman of her best friend, Arianna Krayo. This may seem strange at first,

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Seniors Barbara Prince, Michael Shields recognized with PSS awards

Seniors Barbara Prince, Michael Shields recognized with PSS awards

TEMP ORARY October 27, 2011 0

The Pennsylvania Sociological Society held their 61st annual meeting at Seton Hill University in Greensberg, Pa., on Oct. 1, at which two Elizabethtown College students were awarded for their social research. Seniors Barbara Prince

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Roger Hoerl ‘79 finds career success, researches HIV/AIDS cure

Roger Hoerl ‘79 finds career success, researches HIV/AIDS cure

TEMP ORARY October 27, 2011 0

Roger Hoerl is an Elizabethtown College alumnus. He is also the leader of the applied statistics laboratory at GE Global Research. Hoerl leads a team of about fourteen professional statisticians who work with probability

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Mary Krikorian assists currently enrolled, alumni in job search

Mary Krikorian assists currently enrolled, alumni in job search

TEMP ORARY October 27, 2011 0

Every college needs a well-rounded, caring and passionate outreach and alumni liaison. Fortunately, Elizabethtown College has that and more in Mary Krikorian. She is what people in her field might call a lifer, meaning

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Diversity Classic Film Festival promotes awareness

Diversity Classic Film Festival promotes awareness

TEMP ORARY October 27, 2011 0

Often, the greatest lessons in life are learned outside of the classroom, through mediums other than lectures and assigned readings. While books present a more conventional approach to finding out more about major issues

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