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Senior earns 2014 Paul M. Grubb, Jr. Student Peace Award

Senior earns 2014 Paul M. Grubb, Jr. Student Peace Award

Tiana Ferrante October 23, 2014 0

The Elizabethtown College Alumni Peace Fellowship honored senior Bhim Thapaliya with the 2014 Paul M. Grubb, Jr. Student Peace Award at a reception last Saturday. In recognition for his peace- and justice-related work with

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Kopko anticipates becoming director of Honors Program

Kopko anticipates becoming director of Honors Program

Tiana Ferrante October 23, 2014 0

Last Tuesday, the Honors Council hosted a lecture by Dr. Kyle Kopko ‘05 as the first event of the new Honors Lecture Series. Kopko, an assistant professor of political science and the director of

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Student Wellness holds Alcohol Awareness Week, educates students

Student Wellness holds Alcohol Awareness Week, educates students

Carly Katz October 23, 2014 0

Oct. 19 through 26 is Student Wellness’ Alcohol Awareness Week. The week is a national collegiate movement, and colleges all across the country are programming on this topic. The purpose of the week is

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History professor offers seminar about East Asia for teachers

History professor offers seminar about East Asia for teachers

Nick Loschiavo October 23, 2014 0

Elizabethtown College is offering a new online course called “East Asia: A Seminar for Teachers,” a seminar exploring the history, geography, literature and cultures of China, Japan and Korea. This is the first year

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New faculty member joins departments of Political Science and Asian Studies

New faculty member joins departments of Political Science and Asian Studies

Sarah Olson October 23, 2014 0

The department of Politics, Philosophy and Legal Studies welcomed a new assistant professor of Political Science and Asian Studies. Assistant Professor Dan Chen grew up in China and lived there through the end of

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Senate plans to disclose Junior/Senior date

Senate plans to disclose Junior/Senior date

Gwen Fries October 23, 2014 0

On Friday, Oct. 31, the Class of 2016 Student Senate will announce the date of Junior/Senior Formal at their “Hallo-Wing Night” class unity event in Hoover 110. “We wanted to reward our class for

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Homecoming concert raises funds for people affected by Ebola virus

Homecoming concert raises funds for people affected by Ebola virus

Luke Mackey October 23, 2014 0

On Saturday, Oct. 18, the Elizabethtown College choirs held their Homecoming concert in Leffler Chapel and Performance Center. This year, the choirs tried to raise funds for people affected by Ebola, a virus that

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Fall break service trip for 2014 cancelled, CCCE offers other opportunities for service

Fall break service trip for 2014 cancelled, CCCE offers other opportunities for service

Amber Mangabat October 16, 2014 0

T he Center for Community and Civic Engagement cancelled its student service trip, which was scheduled to occur from Saturday, Oct. 4 to Tuesday, Oct. 7. The goal of the trip was to restore

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Class of 2015 gift revealed at class dinner

Class of 2015 gift revealed at class dinner

Tiana Ferrante October 16, 2014 0

The Class of 2015 class gift was announced at the senior class dinner on Wednesday, Oct. 8. The gift will be a grandfather clock. “When deciding, we wanted to choose a gift that was

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Sophomore retreat focuses on strengths, leadership qualities

Sophomore retreat focuses on strengths, leadership qualities

Tiana Ferrante October 16, 2014 0

Last weekend, 12 students participated in a sophomores-only retreat at Allenberry Resort Inn and Playhouse in Boiling Springs, Pa. The retreat, which is a component of the new Sophomore Experience program at Elizabethtown College,

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