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Senior promotes saying no on a “yes” campus, gives advice for students involved in too many activities, jobs

Senior promotes saying no on a “yes” campus, gives advice for students involved in too many activities, jobs

The Etownian September 17, 2015 0

I can remember my family seeing me off to college with well-intentioned advice. They urged me to take advantage of all that Elizabethtown College had to offer. They wanted me to make the most

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Overnight program a useful tool for high school seniors considering attending Etown, looking for the right ‘fit’

Overnight program a useful tool for high school seniors considering attending Etown, looking for the right ‘fit’

The Etownian September 17, 2015 0

The overnight program has been a part of Elizabethtown College to serve as its main recruitment tool to get more students to commit to attending the College. Paula Orenstein, who works as the Senior

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Letter to the Editor discusses potential hazing implications of First-Year Walk, offers ideas for future improvement

Letter to the Editor discusses potential hazing implications of First-Year Walk, offers ideas for future improvement

The Etownian September 17, 2015 0

Every year, the College posts pictures from the latest first-year walk. Any simple glance at the comments from Alumni shows that the first-year walk is one of the most popular and memorable orientation traditions

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Etown student enthuses about campus traditions, previews year’s events

Etown student enthuses about campus traditions, previews year’s events

The Etownian September 17, 2015 0

There’s something comforting about knowing that some things will always be the same. Every year, Etown participates in the same events, and they are things that we look forward to. If this is your

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Debut Album “Badlands” by indie pop artist Halsey a window into troubled past, explores dark themes with a feminist perspective

Debut Album “Badlands” by indie pop artist Halsey a window into troubled past, explores dark themes with a feminist perspective

The Etownian September 17, 2015 0

Last year, a new artist came on the scene who dared to challenge the norms of popular music. Her name is Ashley Frangipane, but you might know her as Halsey. I’m guessing some of

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Jurassic World is entertaining sequel to classic 90s film despite flat plot, characters

Jurassic World is entertaining sequel to classic 90s film despite flat plot, characters

Connor Burke September 11, 2015 0

Expectations are a weird thing. Going into “Jurassic World” for the first time this summer, I had medium expectations for the film because none of the “Jurassic Park” sequels in the past turned out

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Transition from Blackboard to Canvas promises new opportunities for students, faculty

Transition from Blackboard to Canvas promises new opportunities for students, faculty

The Etownian September 11, 2015 0

College is a time of transition. Whether it’s a high school senior being demoted back to the bottom of the food chain, or a senior struggling to come to terms with their impending graduation,

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Benefits of long-term, short-term study abroad weighed against each other

Benefits of long-term, short-term study abroad weighed against each other

Samantha Weiss September 2, 2015 0

Elizabethtown College prides itself on its mission to develop students into leaders, both in their own communities and globally. While this goal is pursued in all departments and disciplines, the Study Abroad Office is

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Campus ceremonies foster lasting bonds, memories for Etown students

Campus ceremonies foster lasting bonds, memories for Etown students

Abigail Piskel September 2, 2015 0

When you come to Elizabethtown College as a first-year, you are placed in a peer group according to your First Year Seminar. This is the beginning of the many wonderful experiences and memories that

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