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Duckweed covers Lake Placida, provides project opportunity

Duckweed covers Lake Placida, provides project opportunity

The Etownian September 29, 2016 0

A species of duckweed called Wolffia has covered the surface of Elizabethtown College’s Lake Placida, making the lake appear green and obscuring the view of the water. Wolffia is the smallest flowering plant in

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Seniors announce class gift

Seniors announce class gift

Kelly Bergh September 29, 2016 0

The Elizabethtown College Class of 2017’s Senior Gift will be a well, to be donated to an African village that needs clean water. All funds raised by the class will be donated toward the

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Junior arrested for possession of LSD, two students detained for substance abuse in single weekend

Junior arrested for possession of LSD, two students detained for substance abuse in single weekend

Kelly Bergh September 29, 2016 0

The weekend of Sept. 9 through 11 saw the arrests of two students on campus at Elizabethtown College as a result of substance abuse. In the first incident, a student was arrested by the

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Schlosser doors vandalized over the weekend

Schlosser doors vandalized over the weekend

The Etownian September 22, 2016 0

Bias-related vandalism was found in Schlosser Hall this past weekend. The events occurred in the middle of the night Saturday, Sept. 17 and Sunday, Sept. 18 on the second and third floors. Racial slurs,

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Seniors attend ASA conference

Seniors attend ASA conference

The Etownian September 22, 2016 0

This past summer Elizabethtown senior sociology majors Irene Snyder and Philip Ebersole attended the Honors Program of the American Sociological Association (ASA) in Seattle, Washington. Only 35 sociology students internationally have the opportunity to

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Panel Discussion surrounds freedom of speech at local schools

Panel Discussion surrounds freedom of speech at local schools

The Etownian September 22, 2016 0

Lancaster Newspapers (LNP) invited Elizabethtown College to participate in a panel discussion about free speech and political correctness on college campuses. The forum took place at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 20 at the

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The Electoral College

The Electoral College

Kelly Bergh September 22, 2016 0

When you picture the stereotypical college professor (fictional character, not necessarily real), chances are you don’t imagine a trendy young woman or a soccer dad. You might call to mind an older man, dressed

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Vandalism of Royer whiteboards example of bias on campus

Vandalism of Royer whiteboards example of bias on campus

Tara Siano February 4, 2016 0

Every student living in Royer with a whiteboard was a victim of bias-related vandalism on Monday, January 28th. At 10 a.m., Resident Assistant Sara Treier woke up to find swastikas, residents’ names, and phallic

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Local Snapchat geofilter vanishes from app as quickly as photos

Local Snapchat geofilter vanishes from app as quickly as photos

The Etownian February 4, 2016 0

Elizabethtown College’s campus was filled with excitement when a new Geofilter on Snapchat was unveiled in early October, 2015. That excitement quickly subsided after said Geofilter was removed only a month later. Snapchat allows

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SCAD submission period opens

SCAD submission period opens

Kelly Moore February 4, 2016 0

The 2016 Scholarship and Creative Arts Days (SCAD) will be this April 18th and 19th. SCAD was launched in 2007 and is an annual conference that celebrates the difference Elizabethtown students make with their

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