Volleyball Finishes Senior Day Strong

Sports

By Pat Mariboe Senior Sports Writer The Shorewomen celebrated Senior Day in style with a 3-2 five set thriller over long-time school rivals , Salisbury. The Shorewomen first traveled to Collegeville, Pa. to take on Ursinus in a Centennial Conference matchup on Wednesday. The Bears hadn’t beaten the Shorewomen in five years of play, so […]

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Let’s Play Ball: History Society Keeps Townball Alive

Student Life, Uncategorized

By Anna Mayes Elm Staff Writer Baseball is America’s favorite past time, but it would not be the popular sport it is today without townball. Townball is a form of the British game Rounders. According to Madison Kaye, president of the Washington College History Society, “it was played in America from the early 1800s into […]

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Enforcement of Solicitation Policy

News

By Joanna Sperapani Elm Staff Writer At the beginning of the 2016 fall semester, Residence Life employed the long-standing yet relatively unenforced solicitation policy on campus, leading to new restrictions placed upon students activities and organizations. Notably, this policy has affected programs such as the Middle Hall Haunted House, the community children’s Trick-or-Treating throughout the […]

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Student to Present Thesis Research in Netherlands

Student Life

By Anna Mayes Elm Staff Writer Pamela Holland, a senior at Washington College double majoring in anthropology and history, has recently been accepted to present her senior thesis at the tenth Experimental Archaeology Conference in Leiden, Netherlands. The conference is hosted by the EXARC, an organization that, according to their website, is dedicated to “the […]

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Previewing Upcoming Halloween Happenings

Student Life

By Caitlyn Maltese Student Life Editor As students welcomed October with open arms, Washington College’s Students Events Board led the charge to remind students that it is never too early to start celebrating the holiday season. Before the first leaves had fallen, the SEB hosted a “Pumpkin Partay” on Oct. 6. During the event, students […]

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Washington College Haunted by Ghosts?

Student Life

By Abby Wargo Elm Staff Writer Washington College is the tenth oldest college in the United States; there is bound to be some history in the area, and with history, there are bound to be some supernatural happenings. Many students claim that they have witnessed paranormal activity this year, particularly in some of the freshman […]

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Concrete Fields

Lifestyle

By Joanna Sperapani Elm Staff Writer This week on Concrete Fields, we have the perfect outfit that will help you pretend that it actually feels like fall outside. Here pictured is junior Lindsey Jackson, wearing a cute, semi-dressy ensemble in the autumn heat. Yes, autumn heat. Lindsey’s long beige cardigan is from Old Navy, and […]

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Just Ask the Goose: “Dear Goose, do double standards still exist?”

Lifestyle

By Amanda Gabriel Elm Staff Writer I personally believe the dating culture that exists within our generation has evolved into something so drastically unalike any relationship norms in the past. In fact, I can confidently say that “dating” is no longer the correct word to describe what we as young adults spend our time doing […]

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Homecoming is Here: Learn the ins and outs of a good time

Lifestyle

By Gabrielle Rente Elm Staff Writer There are campuses across the country that do not have the glorious, school-spirited event of homecoming, and that’s what makes Washington College all the better. This is the time of the year where students gather on the Hodson Green to celebrate why Goose Nation is the best! The theme […]

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Five Ways to Relieve Soreness

Lifestyle

By Amanda Gabriel Elm Staff Writer 1. Make sure to stretch. Stretching may seem like an obvious way to reduce soreness because almost every fitness blog or article talks about its importance, yet many people do not stretch properly. In order to maximize your workout and reduce post-workout soreness, stretch before and after your workout. […]

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