News

PEAC Director leaves

By Lori Wysong News Editor Rachel Boyle, director of the Prevention, Education and Advocacy Center (PEAC) at Washington College, is moving on to become the Child Advocacy Coordinator for Kent County Social Services.  According to the WC website, PEAC aims to “collaborate and support students, student organizations, campus departments, staff and faculty in providing campus-wide […]

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Sports

Shorewomen Basketball Season Preview

By Louie Galdos Elm Staff Writer The Washington College women’s basketball program returns this season with many of the same players as last season, maintaining their starting lineup. This means the team will have a lot of experience in games and in the Centennial Conference. The Shorewomen’s roster consists of six freshmen, one sophomore, six […]

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Student Life

BSU reflects on fall semester events

By Olivia Montes Elm Staff Writer Last year, the Black Student Union provided Washington College with a little bit of relief after the stress of midterm season by hosting performances of on-the-spot comedy routines at their first Wild’N’Out event. This year, however, the event took a different turn, according to junior BSU President Paris Mercier. […]

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Lifestyle

A celebration of the rock musical “Repo! The Genetic Opera”

By Brian Brecker Senior Writer “Repo! The Genetic Opera,” a cult classic rock opera musical directed by Darren Lynn Bousman, celebrated its 10th anniversary on Nov. 7. The film centers on a man who repossesses organs in a dystopian capitalist future on behalf of healthcare behemoth GeneCo and a young girl with a blood condition […]

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Opinion

The Air Force spent $326,785 on expensive and fragile coffee mugs

By Emily Wiest Elm Staff Writer Our fears have been confirmed — the government is burning through our tax dollars seemingly without a care in the world. Earlier this month officials confirmed that since 2016, the Air Force has spent $326,785 on specialty coffee cups for its service members. These cups cost about $1,280 apiece. […]

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