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‘Open Door Recital’ showcases music therapy talent

TEMP ORARY April 20, 2012 0

Music therapy is a major at Elizabethtown College that deserves more credit and publicity than it is given. It is a profession that uses the healing power of music to work on the non-musical

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Words of wisdom from your friendly, local Portabella’s bouncer

Words of wisdom from your friendly, local Portabella’s bouncer

The Etownian March 30, 2012 0

When I typically think of bouncers, an image of a burly, frowning guy in a tight shirt holding an exclusive list comes to mind. They’re slow to let you into the bar and quick

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Texting language seeps into academic work

Texting language seeps into academic work

TEMP ORARY March 29, 2012 0

In coming years, students in Pennsylvania may be seeing tougher standards that will combat a declining quality in academic language use. According to an Associated Press release, press secretary Timothy Eller of the Pennsylvania

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Second draft of Strategic Plan highlights goals

Second draft of Strategic Plan highlights goals

TEMP ORARY March 29, 2012 0

Click to view the second draft of the Elizabethtown College Strategic Plan

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New bridge on College Avenue poses threat to environment, wildlife

New bridge on College Avenue poses threat to environment, wildlife

TEMP ORARY March 29, 2012 0

March 20, the Elizabethtown Borough opened a bridge on College Avenue connecting across Conoy Creek. The bridge now joins with Bainbridge Street, previously diverted due to expansion on the M&M/Mars Factory. Although the bridge

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‘Cover the Night’ event raises Kony awareness

‘Cover the Night’ event raises Kony awareness

The Etownian March 25, 2012 0

Recently, a YouTube video uploaded by Jason Russell went viral. Elizabethtown College will be participating in Russell’s awareness campaign event, Cover the Night, on April 20. “KONY 2012” is a short film about international

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Habitat for Humanity Shack-a-Thon promotes public service

Habitat for Humanity Shack-a-Thon promotes public service

TEMP ORARY March 25, 2012 0

In order to promote the College and community’s awareness of homelessness in America, Habitat for Humanity is proudly organizing an exciting event on campus called Shack-A-Thon. According to Hope for Homelessness, a blog by

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25th annual student art show opens in Lyet

25th annual student art show opens in Lyet

TEMP ORARY March 22, 2012 0

Elizabethtown College is holding its 25th Annual Juried Student Art Show. The show will house roughly 77 pieces of original, student-created art. Anyone is allowed to submit artwork, as long as it was created

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Scholarships, awards offered for entrepreneurially-minded

Scholarships, awards offered for entrepreneurially-minded

TEMP ORARY March 22, 2012 0

The Entrepreneurship Program at Elizabethtown College has been very, well, entrepreneurial lately, acquiring multiple contributions from donors to aid Etown students through scholarships and awards. The Nuts About Granola Innovation Scholarship, a new financial

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Dr. Pauline Yu to address class of 2012

Dr. Pauline Yu to address class of 2012

TEMP ORARY March 22, 2012 0

Elizabethtown College is honored to have Dr. Pauline Yu as the commencement speaker for the 2012 graduation ceremony. This is the 109th commencement ceremony at Etown and will be held on May 19 at

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