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A look at this year’s Kreider Prize award recipient

A look at this year’s Kreider Prize award recipient

Samantha Seeley September 25, 2017 0

Photo by Fatima Janneh | Staff Photographer One of the most prestigious awards for current faculty members at Elizabethtown College is the Kreider Prize for Teaching. The Kreider Prize has been awarded for the

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International Peace Symposium highlights advocates of World Peace

International Peace Symposium highlights advocates of World Peace

Meghan Kenney September 25, 2017 0

Photo courtesy of WACHarrisburg Saturday Sept. 16, the Center for Global Understanding and Peacemaking (CGUP), the Bowers Writers House, the Turkic American Alliance, Harrisburg Academy, Hilton Harrisburg and the Midtown Scholar Bookstore sponsored the

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Core curriculum to be altered; diversity increased

Core curriculum to be altered; diversity increased

Elizabeth Gipe September 25, 2017 0

Monday, Sept. 11, a forum open to all students was held in Gibble Auditorium regarding ongoing core revitalization efforts. This was the second student forum, the first one taking place Sept. 7. The forums

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The Global Perspective

The Global Perspective

Shaye Lynn DiPasquale September 14, 2017 0

This weekly column will cover a variety of contemporary global issues including climate action, global health, international peace and security and gender equality. I hope that this column will act as a platform to

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New Theatre Endorsement program available to Education Department students

New Theatre Endorsement program available to Education Department students

Emily Seiser September 14, 2017 0

Elizabethtown College has just added a new Theatre Endorsement program for all education majors. With only four extra classes, students will be able to teach theatre in their future schools and gain a better

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New fitness center to be named after alumni donors

New fitness center to be named after alumni donors

Melissa Spencer September 14, 2017 0

May 1, 2017, alumni Kenneth L. and Rosalie E. Bowers, ’59 and ’58, respectively, pledged to contribute five million dollars to Elizabethtown College’s BE Inspired Campaign. In recognition and honor of their support of

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College awarded over $650,000 in Mellon and BB&T Grants

College awarded over $650,000 in Mellon and BB&T Grants

Stephanie Miller September 14, 2017 0

A team of faculty and staff recently secured Elizabethtown College a $300,000 humanities grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. The money will fund a variety of humanities-centered academic projects through a program called

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Education Department reinvents annual Tempest Day

Education Department reinvents annual Tempest Day

Ryan Thomas September 14, 2017 0

The Elizabethtown College Department of Education is hosting a teach-in Monday, Sept. 18. All students are invited to join the education classes throughout the day. Professors will be using their lecture time to discuss

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Alumni Council meets, discusses first draft of new Strategic Plan

Alumni Council meets, discusses first draft of new Strategic Plan

The Etownian February 15, 2017 0

The Elizabethtown College Alumni Council held its winter meeting this past Saturday, Feb. 4. The Alumni Council meets four times per year and represents the entire Elizabethtown College Alumni Association (ECAA). Saturday’s meeting took

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President speaks on new travel ban

President speaks on new travel ban

The Etownian February 15, 2017 0

Monday, Jan. 30, the President of Elizabethtown College, Carl J. Strikwerda, sent out a campus-wide email in regards to the immigration ban enacted by President Donald Trump per an executive order on Jan. 27.

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