News

Pet of the week — Cocoa

By Kailani Clarke Elm Staff Writer Last week may have been  spent devouring Valentine’s Day chocolate, but sugar highs are only temporary.  Cocoa at the Animal Care Shelter is even sweeter than candy and has lots of love to give. Cocoa is a Cane Corso mix with a brindled coat, supersonic tail wag, and a […]

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Sports

Trap and Skeet beats George Mason

By Louie Galdos Elm Staff Writer It was a sunny but windy Saturday in Sudlersville, as the Washington College Trap and Skeet team hosted and faced off against George Mason University. Coming into this match, WC’s most recent competition was on Sunday, Jan. 27. Before that, they hadn’t competed since Nov. 10 and 11. Even […]

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Student Life

French Culture Club expands horizons to include global francophone culture

By Nicole Noce Elm Staff Writer Located in the French city of Grenoble, Washington College offers a tuition exchange program with Université Grenoble Alpes for students wishing to study abroad and both practice and enhance their French language skills. For those who would like to learn or improve on their French language skills while on […]

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Lifestyle

DC fans are carefully hopeful about “Birds of Prey”: Margot Robbie returns to the role of Harley Quinn in the upcoming girl gang superhero flick

By Vanessa Rupertus and Erin Caine Elm Staff Writer, Lifestyle Editor While DC Films has suffered no shortage of flak from superhero fans for sub-par adaptations, the company seems to be gearing up to—with any luck—break the cycle. The film “Birds of Prey,” to be released Feb. 7, 2020, promises to be a refreshing take […]

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Opinion

Judge faces backlash for mistreatment of sexual assault case

By Emma Campbell Elm Staff Writer In Kansas, Leavenworth County District Judge Michael Gibbens has found that two girls aged 13 and 14 are partly to blame in the sexual assault case against 67-year-old Raymond Soden. Kansas sentencing guidelines call for a minimum of 13 years in sexual assault cases. Soden only recieved five years […]

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