News

Elm Roots

By Sam Gross Senior Writer 82 years ago: April 23, 1932 • “Orchestra and Glee Clubs Plan Concert”—The Girl’s Glee Club, the Men’s Glee Club,... 

News at a Glance

By Caitlin Steele Elm Staff Writer 1. Humans are not the only ones who like to do kinky things; dolphins like to have their fun, too. But, they are not... 

SGA Corner: 4/8

By Katie Tabeling News Editor • After the Senate returned from committee break, the Organizations Committee announced that they did not recommend the... 

Jason Rubin Has Something to Sing and Dance About

By Catalina Righter Elm Staff Writer Jason Rubin helped kick off the first annual musical theater festival, welcoming back to campus several drama alumni.... 

Club Spotlight: Math Club is a Welcome Addition to Campus

By Sam Gross Senior Writer Professors Austin Lobo, Shirley Law, Nathaniel Schwartz, Heather Russell, and Shaun Ramsey smile through the pie, knowing that... 

Meg Kearney’s YA Verse

By Meaghan Menzel Lit House Beat Reporter In the introduction of the latest Rose O’Neill Literary House event, “Writing for (and about) Young Adults,” ... 

PS Enforces Public Parking Regs

By Jack Hunt Elm Staff Writer Students would often park along Campus Avenue, but due to recent complaints from town residents, Public Safety has begun... 

Student Life

This Week In Greek 4/18/2014

The sisters of Zeta Tau Alpha participated and volunteered at the Race for the Cure in Ocean City, Md on Sunday April 13.Photo courtsey of Anna WindleBy... 

Oh the Places Shoremen Go…

Summer seminars give students the opportunity to go all over the world and learn at the same time. Junior Caroline Kesler gives a high five at Natema Primary... 

Back to WAC: Spotlights John Beck ‘05

BeckPhoto by Erin Cooper By Michael Harman Senior Writer There is a reason students are in college: to get a job and learn the skills necessary to make... 

Not Just a Resume Booster

By Emma Way Senior Writer Honor societies are becoming more than just something to put on your resume. The societies’ presence on campus has soared in... 

Actions Speak Louder Than Words

Student participants in the Silent Protest against sexual violence taped their mouths, laid on the bricks (left), and walked around campus (top middle,... 

Sports

Mixed Martial Arts Knocks Out Fight Night

Freshman Craig Carasinessi spars with senior Robert Robinson. Robinson would go deep into the tournament until his eventual tie with Wilson Hill.Photo... 

Shoremen Tennis Compete for Close Win

Freshman Tricia Valerio returns a serve against Christina Gaul of Mary Washington. Gaul would defeat Valerio in two sets, winning 6-0 both times. A tough... 

Shorewomen Fire Bullets with Two Wins

Junior Christine Anderson pitched all seven innings in the Shorewomen shutout over the Gettysburg Bullets.Photo by Amanda Boyer By Hailli Woo Staff Writer Saturday,... 

Women’s Lacrosse Battles

By Derek Stiles Staff Writer As the women’s lacrosse team heads into the final stretch of their conference schedule, they look to string together a few... 

Baseball Struggles In April

Michael Acampora warms up before facing New Jersey City on March 22. The Shoremen were defeated in the outing 16-0.Photo by Amanda Boyer By Michael Bullock Staff... 

Lifestyle

A Goose and A Gander 4/18/2014

By Jackie Torkelson and Mike Liberto Elm Staff Writer and Distribution Manager To keep your campus cutie, or to ditch them for the summer? That is the... 

Trend Throwback 2010’s Top Styles

By Grace Arenas Lifestyle Editor Looking ahead to commencement and deciding what outfit to wear on my last day as a college student, I’ve been thinking... 

Fangirling Over Fan Art

By Katie Despeaux Photography Editor As TV shows gain bigger and more enthusiastic followings (anyone else out there as super-obsessed with “Game of... 

Senior Lifestylers Say Goodbye

By The 2014 Lifestyle Staff Jackie Torkelson, “A Goose and A Gander” writer: “How did four years go by so fast? I could not have asked for a better... 

MARVEL’s Mightiest Hero

By Cara Murray Elm Staff Writer “Captain America: The Winter Soldier” is Steve Rogers’ (Chris Evans) return to the big screen after the MARVEL ensemble... 

Opinion

Charting Our Millennial Course: Why Active Citizenship and Political Efficacy Matter

By Taylor Frey Winner of The Elm Editorial Space Auction Recently, a friend asked me why I am such a cynic. This question caught me off guard – I have... 

Elm View: Promoting the Shared Responsibility Between Artist and Audience

Whether it is our obligation as a viewership to censor art or not is a debate that has been going on for centuries. Depending on the sentiments of the... 

Let’s Be “Alone Together” : Getting Through Your Band’s Claim to Fame

By Melody Bishop Staff writer As counter-culture  has evolved, the surgance of what can be called “hipster culture” has given rise to the mockery... 

Comic Consideration: The Ghost Rider is Riding Again

By Julia Smith Staff Columnist So, how many of you took a look at that title and felt a shudder of fear that Nicholas Cage is producing a third “Ghost...