Kat Vincent’s Historic Legacy

Sports

By Sophie Grabiec Elm Staff Writer Senior women’s lacrosse attacker Kat Vincent is determined to lead her team to successful postseason. Her finesse in regular season play has won her 2016 All-Centennial Conference first team, Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association Fast Break Division III Offensive Player of the Week, 4x Centennial Conference Offensive Player of […]

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Reviewing “Ghost in the Shell” : Before it Disappears from the Box Office

Lifestyle

By Jason Yon Elm Staff Writer “Ghost in the Shell”, starring Scarlett Johansson as the Major, is a live action re-make of the 1995 anime by Shirow Masamune, based on his original manga. When the anime was released, it was heralded as a masterpiece and became the inspiration for popular science fiction. The original “Ghost […]

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Sudden Storm Causes Damage

News

By Joanna Sperapanni Elm Staff Writer On an unassuming, bright and sunny day this spring semester, a wild windstorm ripped through the Washington College campus, downpouring for a half hour, and destroying some of the school’s athletic equipment. The storm landed mid-afternoon on April 1, and severely damaged the scoreboard at Kibler Field, the Roy […]

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Administration Addresses Lack of Diversity in Faculty

News

By Molly Igoe and Brooke Schultz News Editors After the #WACLikeMe Panel in February, students opened up a stark conversation about race relations at Washington College. In part one, The Elm talked to students about their experience on campus and in Chestertown. From her position, Dean Patrice DiQuinzio has been focusing on efforts to diversify […]

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Spicer Fumbles Addressing Syria Bombing

Opinion

By Rosie Alger Elm Staff Writer Sean Spicer has made another idiotic and offensive comment during a press conference, and people are calling for his resignation. In a statement that was supposed to be about the Trump administration’s view on Russia’s association with Syria, Spicer compared Syrian President Bashar Assad to Adolf Hitler, and then […]

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Chic Choice

Lifestyle

By Joanna Sperapani Elm Staff Writer Pictured is junior Rachel Martinez, wearing a cute and casual look for the hot spring days. Martinez is from California, and wears a look that emulates the surf and sun of Los Angeles. Her distressed shorts are from Denim Boulevard, a local LA shop. Her top is from Aeropostale […]

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Pow Wow Planned to Showcase Native American Cultures

News

By Amy Rudolph Elm Staff Writer Washington College will be exposed to a minority culture on April 22 when a traditional Native American Pow Wow comes to campus. Hosted on the Green, the Pow Wow will take place from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Student Government Association (SGA) Diversity Committee and junior President Lindsey Jackson […]

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Kendrick Lamar’s “DAMN” Good Album

Lifestyle

By Brian Brecker Elm Staff Writer Kendrick Lamar is one of the most important lyricists of our generation. His descriptions about his childhood on “Section 80,” his harrowing involvement in gangs and crime in “Good Kid, M.A.A.D City,” and his conceptual masterpiece about African American pride and black power in “To Pimp a Butterfly,” have […]

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Bi-Annual Breakfast To Be Held

Student Life

By Abby Wargo Student Life Editor On April 22 from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m., the brothers of Kappa Sigma (KE) will hold their bi-annual pancake breakfast at the Emmanuel Episcopal Church in downtown Chestertown. The event is held each semester to benefit the chapters’ two philanthropies, the Military Heroes Campaign and Prostate Cancer research […]

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ManageMyID Gets a Makeover in New App

News

By Meaghan Manna Elm Staff Writer Washington College students who have struggled with transferring money from their accounts to their student IDs can now relax. As of March 31, ManageMyID has been phased out to make room for something much better: GET. The GET app can be used by students and parents to transfer funds […]

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