Student Activity fees, WAC Alerts discussed at Nov. 3 SGA meeting

News, Web Features

By Erica Quinones Elm Staff Writer Dean of Students Sarah Feyerherm addressed the Student Government Association Senate at their Tuesday, Nov. 3 meeting to discuss Student Activity fees and the WAC Alerts program. The Student Activity fee is one of several charges labeled under the “Fees” title on students’ bills. Student Activities, however, is a broad […]

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Officials Encourage Crosswalk Safety

News, Web Features

By Lori Wysong Elm Staff Writer On Dec. 22, 2017, Frank Harold Amling, 76, was fatally struck by a car at the corner of Hadaway Drive and Washington Avenue.  This was the only fatal crash of 2017 in Kent County. In response to Amling’s fatal accident, Bob Rager, district community liaison for the Maryland State Highway […]

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WC Students Learn Culture, History, and Music in Cuba

Student Life, Web Features

By Jack Despeaux Student Life Editor Her freshman year, when she found out about the seminar, she called up her parents in hysteria, said sophomore Gabby Rente, who is of Cuban descent. “As a child, my dad made it a point to tell me about my family’s history; that way I appreciated what we had, […]

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Should Guys Buy Girls a Drink at the Bar?

Lifestyle, Web Features

By Dan Teano Lifestyle Editor “Can I buy you a drink?” sounds a lot better than “I’m going to buy you a drink.” Sorry, T-Pain. Today, whether or not a guy should buy a girl a drink at the bar is hardly disputed. I’ve asked several guys this question, and the majority of them have […]

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Golden Globes Protest Makes Important First Step

Opinion, Web Features

  By Olivia Libowitz Elm Staff Writer How far does someone have to go to be making a difference these days? If you read my article last semester on open secrets and the Weinstein situation, you know I’m very concerned with the world-wide environment that allows those in power to take advantage of women—and men—who are […]

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4 Classic Disney Films You Should Watch for Halloween

Lifestyle, Web Features

By Erin Caine Senior Writer While many prefer to get into the Halloween spirit by stringing up decorations, dressing up in costumes, and wolfing down family-sized bags of candy, the holiday doesn’t seem complete if you haven’t binged all of your favorite Halloween movies. Below is a list of Disney originals that, despite being released in […]

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Meet The SGA Candidates

News, Web Features

This term, there are four presidential and one vice presidential candidate running for office. Juniors Melat Kiros and Lindsey Jackson and Sophomores Benjamin Fizer and Victoria Cline are all vying for the presidency. Freshman Brandon Gross is the sole candidate for Vice President.

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Registration For Fall LetterPress Workshops Have Opened

Lifestyle, Web Features

By Caitlyn Maltese Student Life Editor Get ready to step back in time and learn how to print work on an antique letterpress. Every semester, the Rose O’Neill Literary House and the Maureen Jacoby Endowment for Editing and Publishing sponsor two seven-week, non-credit bearing Print Shop Workshops in the fall, taught by Master Printer Mike […]

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Web Editor Says Goodbye

Lifestyle, Web Features

Leland Fiegel Web Editor Most loyal Elm readers might know me as the Web Editor of The Elm for the past two years, as well as a writer for the news section for the past three semesters. You might also recognize me as the rando from Club Fair who waved you down from all the […]

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Library Renovations: Check out the photos!

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