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Overtime goal puts Jays 1-0 in conference

Overtime goal puts Jays 1-0 in conference

TEMP ORARY October 3, 2012 0

After two heart-breaking losses to Misericordia University and Susquehanna University, the Elizabethtown College’s men’s soccer team was in need of a win as they opened Commonwealth Conference play Sept. 29. The Blue Jays proved

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Visiting artist James Furhman utilizes spontaneity, zen shapes for ‘Gestures of Time’ exhibit at Lyet Gallery

Visiting artist James Furhman utilizes spontaneity, zen shapes for ‘Gestures of Time’ exhibit at Lyet Gallery

TEMP ORARY October 3, 2012 0

Art isn’t about the final result, but rather the concept and the tools an artist uses to create the composition. Elizabethtown College’s visiting artist from September to November, James “Jay” Fuhrman, feels strongly about

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Service learning trip to Cairo, Egypt now offered

Service learning trip to Cairo, Egypt now offered

TEMP ORARY October 3, 2012 0

Assistant Professor of Social Work Dr. Heather Kanenberg and Professor of Social Work Dr. Peggy McFarland will be taking students to Cairo, Egypt for the first time after visiting there this past January. The

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Scenes Around campus

Scenes Around campus

The Etownian September 26, 2012 0

Although Sept. 22 marks the first official day of autumn, the scenes around campus have already begun to change. However, the start of the new season also marks the submission of early warning reports

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Lake Placida still under construction

Lake Placida still under construction

TEMP ORARY September 26, 2012 0

Elizabethtown College and its Facilities Management team worked diligently on many different projects while students, faculty and staff were enjoying their vacation this summer. The largest and seemingly most visible project that the college

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SAMs make improvements

SAMs make improvements

TEMP ORARY September 26, 2012 0

This year marks a new beginning for the Student Athlete Mentor (SAM) program at Elizabethtown College. According to senior softball player and SAM Elly McCarthy, the program wasn’t meeting its desired goals in the

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Team crowned Days Inn Blue Jay Classic champions

Team crowned Days Inn Blue Jay Classic champions

The Etownian September 26, 2012 0

First-year Steph High sets a ball for senior Lindsay Palm. The Days Inn Blue Jay Classic pitted the Elizabethtown College women’s volleyball team against  York College, the University of Rochester, Hamilton College and Bridgewater

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Cost, weight, environment: should we digitize required texts?

Cost, weight, environment: should we digitize required texts?

TEMP ORARY September 26, 2012 0

The act of reading a book has changed dramatically within the past few years. Today, many colleges are considering making the class textbook and other reading assignments available online instead requiring the hard copy.

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Critical thinking: What is it? Are we getting enough?

Critical thinking: What is it? Are we getting enough?

TEMP ORARY September 19, 2012 0

I’ll be honest: I had to Google what “critical thinking” meant before I began writing this article. It’s a term we’ve all heard, but most of us probably don’t know what it means. In

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Housing issues caused by higher-than-expected retention

Housing issues caused by higher-than-expected retention

TEMP ORARY September 19, 2012 0

As Elizabethtown College students moved into their new homes for the semester, some took issue with their living situations. In addition, upperclassmen were encouraged to pursue off-campus housing and many were left in transitional

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