Thanksgiving Dinner or Bust

Student Life

The smiling faces of Jessie (left) and Harleigh (right) were not uncommon at Hodson Dining Hall’s annual Thanksgiving dinner event. This year, the event took place on Friday, Nov. 14 beginning at 4:45 p.m. From the start there were lines wrapping around the entire floor of the dining hall. Traditional Thanksgiving food, like mashed potatoes, […]

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School’s Out for Winter: Stay Productive Over Break With Help From WC

Student Life

By Aliya Merhi Elm Staff Writer   In the midst of celebrating the holidays and visiting family, students are using winter break as a chance to take advantage of the resources provided by Washington College. Here are a few opportunities to help students make winter break productive and exciting.   The Career Center According to […]

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Can You Be Just Friends

Lifestyle

By Kay Bush Elm Staff Writer   There’s a social stigma that guys and girls can’t be just friends. Sometimes, this is true. After all, it’s hard to not develop feelings for someone you get along with so well. It’s also hard to tell if those feelings are real or not. There is such thing […]

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A Vegan Thanksgiving

Lifestyle

By Kylie Hargrave Elm Staff Writer   Thankfully my mother has always been supportive of my dietary decisions so a few years back we decided to try and tackle the vegan Thanksgiving. With the help of some substitutions and awesome vegan alternatives on the market, we came up with a killer Thanksgiving meal without the […]

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Movie: “Interstellar” Comes In Hot

Lifestyle

By Nick Anstett Elm Staff Writer   Christopher Nolan, despite decidedly humble beginnings as a thriller director, has quickly become the go-to source for spectacle with a tinge of intelligence and humanity. Nolan rocketed into the public space with his acclaimed (and rightly so) “Dark Knight” trilogy and just four years ago was driving audiences […]

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It’s Sweater Weather

Lifestyle

By Matt Ridge Elm Staff Writer   Winter is the height of fashion for both men and women. The multiple layers mean more opportunities to wear stylish clothing. In the summer you get a shirt and shorts and shoes. If you don’t count accessories, this only gives a person three chances to show off their […]

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Sonic Highways

Lifestyle

By Michael Boesel Elm Staff Writer   When talking about Dave Grohl, frontman of the Foo Fighters, it is nearly impossible not to talk about Nirvana. Being the drummer of the legendary band that was the voice for Generation X and popularized alternative rock, especially grunge, he already ensured his legacy. During his time with […]

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A Goose and A Gander:

Lifestyle

By Nick Anstett and Kayla Kyle Elm Staff Writer and Social Media Editor   This week Nick and Kayla are discussing the ever so confusing topic of when hookups become relationships. Find out what the advantages and disadvantages are of this constantly changing culture.  It can be a sticky situation, so are you prepared for […]

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Online Shopping Guide

Lifestyle

By Kay Bush Elm Staff Writer Going to a small college has its perks, but it just so happens that Washington College is small and far from any major stores. One way to get supplies or clothes you may need is through the Internet. Sometimes it can be hard to control yourself when there’s a […]

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Calvin Harris’ “Motion”

Lifestyle

By Michael Boesel Elm Staff Writer Electronic dance music (EDM) is may be the most popular and most successful type of music of the past few years. Many people do not know that EDM is not a genre on its own but an umbrella term for different genres of electronic music such as house, techno, […]

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