Student ID now needed for Safe Ride

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By Erica Quinones Elm Staff Writer Safe Ride is seeking to improve accessibility through gauging frequency of ridership. According to a March 1 email from Student Affairs, Safe Ride is implementing a change. Safe Ride has partnered with the department of Risk Management to install ID card scanners into Safe Ride vans. These scanners will […]

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Safe Ride Rolls Out Changes

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By Katy Shenk Elm Staff Writer Although Safe Ride was instituted at Washington College just 12 years ago, it has already experienced remarkable growth, according to President Christina Pletcher, senior. What began as one small van and a single Public Safety dispatcher now encompasses a fleet of three 15-passenger vans, each with their own driver and […]

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Career Center Discusses New Policy for Students

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By Molly Igoe and Brooke Schultz News Editor and Editor-in-Chief As a way to develop Washington College’s 750 student employees’ professional repertoire, the Center for Career Development has introduced a new, mandatory program for all student workers. “We don’t want students leaving here and taking jobs where they are underemployed, [we] don’t want them bagging groceries, […]

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Caring for Others at WC

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By Mary Sprague Elm Staff Writer The Office of Student Affairs has recently implemented the CARE System, an online program available for students to voice concerns about a peer’s well-being. CARE is not restricted to issues of mental health, but is a valuable resource for reporting concerns about physical health, academic success, or anything else. Candace Wannamaker, […]

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