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Solar panels could save campus nearly $1 million per year

Solar panels could save campus nearly $1 million per year

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Just how green is Elizabethtown College? According to a proposal made recently by Facilities Management to the Board of Trustees, not green enough. Solar photovoltaic energy – better known as the energy we get

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Greece deepens European common market instability

Greece deepens European common market instability

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The yarn ball of Europe is quickly unraveling, trying to mend the growing tear in the Greek economy. Germany is leading the way, perpetually shoving stimulus money into Greece in order to preserve Europe’s

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Lancaster metropolitan bridges second worst on national level

Lancaster metropolitan bridges second worst on national level

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Recent reports from local newspapers state that the Lancaster County metropolitan area has the second worst bridges in the nation within the category of towns with 500,000 to one million residents. The worst bridges

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Local resident implements service initiative

Local resident implements service initiative

TEMP ORARY November 4, 2011 0

Michelle McIntrye-Brewer was one of 13 recipients to receive the 2011 Presidential Citizenship Medal. McIntyre-Brewer is a 2001 graduate of Cumberland Valley High School in Mechanicsburg, Pa. who now lives in Maryland. McIntyre-Brewer created

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Playful Pups cares for stray dogs in Mount Joy

Playful Pups cares for stray dogs in Mount Joy

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Man’s best friend has a new guardian in the Mount Joy area. On Oct. 17, the Township reached an agreement with Playful Pups Retreat to care for stray dogs during the 2012 calendar year.

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107 member states vote Palestine full member of UNESCO

107 member states vote Palestine full member of UNESCO

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Monday, Oct. 31, the General Conference of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) voted to admit Palestine as a full member. According to unesco.org, 52 member states abstained from the vote,

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Pennsylvania Governor Tom Corbett fights for education reform

Pennsylvania Governor Tom Corbett fights for education reform

TEMP ORARY October 27, 2011 0

Governor Tom Corbett is now, for the second time, proposing a plan for Pennsylvania public school reform. His initiative involves a voucher program for low-income students in failing public schools to attend private schools,

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Aggressive attacks in local area alarming

Aggressive attacks in local area alarming

TEMP ORARY October 27, 2011 0

College campuses have been becoming more violent in recent years. While each college will always have their minor bumps in the road, it appears that more incidents are occurring without any influence from the

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Academic integrity: honor, trust, fairness, respect, responsibility

Academic integrity: honor, trust, fairness, respect, responsibility

TEMP ORARY October 27, 2011 0

It might be said that all of the great professions command a sense of integrity from their members from medicine to service academies to law and law enforcers, to name a few. The field

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Elizabethtown chosen to participate in Obama’s interfaith service challenge

Elizabethtown chosen to participate in Obama’s interfaith service challenge

TEMP ORARY October 27, 2011 0

There is a new service initiative starting this year at Elizabethtown College. It is part of a challenge started by President Barack Obama: “The Interfaith Campus and Community Service Campus Challenge.” This service program

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