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NSSE recognizes first-year experience

NSSE recognizes first-year experience

TEMP ORARY December 9, 2011 0

The results are in, ladies and gentlemen, and it’s good news: Elizabethtown is ahead of the game. The College’s first-year program was recently evaluated and is considered very strong, according to the National Survey

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Gibble Auditorium receives grant for new improvements

Gibble Auditorium receives grant for new improvements

TEMP ORARY November 18, 2011 0

The Science, Mathematics and Engineering Center (SMEC) project at Elizabethtown College is responsible for the renovations to the Masters Center for Science, Mathematics and Engineering. “When you walk in the building, everything is nice

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Trees represent more long-lasting significance than thought

Trees represent more long-lasting significance than thought

TEMP ORARY November 17, 2011 2

A 400-year-old white oak tree fell during Hurricane Irene at Messiah College. Due to its age, this 90-foot-tall tree was an icon for the College. Currently, the ecology and sustainability class at Messiah is

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Herman Cain deflects sexual assault allegations

Herman Cain deflects sexual assault allegations

TEMP ORARY November 17, 2011 1

Herman Cain, the recent frontrunner in the GOP primaries and inventor of the highly-marketed 9-9-9 tax plan, has been struck with allegations of sexual misconduct in the late 1990s, during his tenure as President

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Campus attacks prompt awareness, compliance

Campus attacks prompt awareness, compliance

TEMP ORARY November 17, 2011 0

Recent attacks of a sexual nature on female students here at Elizabethtown College have the student body questioning the conditions of campus safety. This uncertainty prompted a public Student Senate “town hall meeting”-style forum,

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Burning barns increase local air pollution

Burning barns increase local air pollution

TEMP ORARY November 17, 2011 0

Two barns on Trail Road in East Hanover, Pa. caught fire Nov. 4 around 1 a.m. Currently the fires have been extinguished, but the remnants of ashes and hot debris still pose major health

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PSU community reacts to controversial dismissal of ‘JoePa’

PSU community reacts to controversial dismissal of ‘JoePa’

TEMP ORARY November 17, 2011 0

A sex scandal, a break-down in communication and a beloved football coach fired from a renowned college. These are exactly the events that have unfolded over the last week that put Penn State at

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Bed bugs reported in residence hall

Bed bugs reported in residence hall

TEMP ORARY November 17, 2011 0

As a young child, one would be told “Good night, sleep tight, and don’t let the bed bugs bite.” After turning out the lights, there would be a legitimate fear of whether or not

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$2.5 million Lake Placida upgrades commence this year

$2.5 million Lake Placida upgrades commence this year

TEMP ORARY November 12, 2011 0

Students returning to Elizabethtown College next fall may not recognize part of the campus’ new appearance. In the summer of 2012, the College grounds will undergo some serious changes, highlighted by the construction at

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Lancaster County poverty rate ranks tenth lowest in nation

Lancaster County poverty rate ranks tenth lowest in nation

TEMP ORARY November 12, 2011 0

Lancaster County has the 10th lowest poverty rate in the nation. According to Paula Wolf on lancasteronline.com in her article, “County’s Poverty Rate is 10th Lowest,” she wrote, “Of the United States’ 102 metropolitan

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