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Area coordinator appreciates varied campus opportunities

Area coordinator appreciates varied campus opportunities

Kaitlin Gibboney April 30, 2014 0

Residence Life Area Coordinator Steven Smith hosts a radio show on WWEC 88.3 each Wednesday night from 11 p.m. until midnight, providing the Elizabethtown College community with music and commentary. Besides working at Residence

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Conestogan incorporates user-generated photos in yearbook

Conestogan incorporates user-generated photos in yearbook

Carolyn Lukiewski April 30, 2014 0

This year, the Elizabethtown College yearbook, The Conestogan, is allowing students to submit their own photos online. Pictures were traditionally generated from the staff and various events on campus rather than from student submission.

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Kunkle earns Fulbright award to teach English in Germany

Kunkle earns Fulbright award to teach English in Germany

Andrew Calnon April 30, 2014 0

Senior Tyler Kunkle earned a Fulbright award, which will allow him to teach English to German students. Kunkle will be in the Rhineland-Palatinate area and will be teaching children from elementary to high school

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ECHotline replaces past incident report form

ECHotline replaces past incident report form

Brian LUKACSY April 30, 2014 0

Elizabethtown College has replaced its Crime Incident Report Form with the new ECHotline. The old form that was used to report suspicious, illegal or improper activity is no longer available. The new ECHotline gives

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Board of Trustees elects new Chair

Board of Trustees elects new Chair

Tiana Ferrante April 30, 2014 0

This week, Dr. Robert Kerr, former vice chairman of the Board of Trustees, was selected as the new chair of the Elizabethtown College Board of Trustees. Following the Board’s luncheon last week, Kerr shared

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Nobel Peace Prize winner shares message of justice, coexistence on campus

Nobel Peace Prize winner shares message of justice, coexistence on campus

Jill Norris April 19, 2014 0

Tawakkol Karman, the first Arab woman and youngest recipient ever to receive the Nobel Peace Prize, visited Elizabethtown College last week to share her ideals of peace and justice. Her visit was part of

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Demolition of on-campus greenhouses creates space for fabrication lab

Demolition of on-campus greenhouses creates space for fabrication lab

Gwen Fries April 10, 2014 0

The greenhouses, which were previously attached to Esbenshade Hall, have been dismantled. The biology department had been the benefactors of the greenhouses. Assistant Professor of Biology Dr. David Bowne was one of the professors

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Swanson directs award-winning play

Swanson directs award-winning play

The Etownian April 10, 2014 0

Dr. Michael Swanson, associate professor of theatre and director of theatre and dance, earned a Certificate of Merit from the Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival (KCACTF) for his direction of “Looks Like Rain,”

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CCCE selects new director

CCCE selects new director

Brian LUKACSY April 10, 2014 0

The Center for Community and Civic Engagement announced that Matthew Ascah will be its director beginning August 1, 2014. Ascah will be taking over for longtime director Nancy Valkenberg. The selection came after work

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Professor receives Fulbright to travel to Vietnam

Professor receives Fulbright to travel to Vietnam

Andrew Calnon April 10, 2014 0

Dr. Margaret “Peggy” McFarland, professor of social work, has received an award which will allow her to share her expertise in Vietnam for an entire year. McFarland applied for a Fulbright for the second

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