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E-Town College Prexy to Discuss Community College Transfers

Carl Strikwerda, president of Elizabethtown College, has been invited by Tania Nguyen LaViolet, senior program manager of The Aspen Institute in Washington, D.C., to be part of a July 20 American Talent Initiative convening panel of current and former college presidents. The panel’s focus is to gather senior leaders to discuss concrete ways to increase […]

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College Announces New Joint Certificate For Data Analytics

Elizabethtown College recently partnered with SAS, formerly known as Statistical Analysis System, to offer a joint certificate for students in the college’s data analytics minor. Based in Cary, N.C., SAS is a data analytics powerhouse with customers in 149 countries, and their SAS software suite is installed in more than 83,000 business, government and university […]

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Elizabethtown College Announces New Dual Admission Program

Beginning this autumn, students attending Reading Area Community College can transfer academic credits directly to Elizabethtown College via a dual admission agreement between the two institutions. The agreement was signed Tuesday, May 22, in the Yocum Library at RACC by Carl J. Strikwerda, Elizabethtown College president; Betty Rider, Elizabethtown College senior vice president for academic […]

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College Gets New VP for Student Life

Elizabethtown College has named Dr. Celestino Jose Limas as vice president for student life; he begins the position July 1. A former vice president for student affairs and enrollment at Heritage University in Toppenish, Wash., he replaces vice president and dean of students, Marianne Calenda, who retires from Elizabethtown College on June 30. Limas brings […]

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Renowned Religious Scholar Karen Armstrong to Give Ware Lecture at Elizabethtown College

Elizabethtown College features as its 2018 Ware Lecturer on Peacemaking, Karen Armstrong, a religious historian whose books have been translated into 45 languages. The lecture focuses on “Leading a Compassionate Life” and takes place at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 11, in the College’s Leffler Chapel and Performance Center. The lecture is free and open to […]

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New Dean Named at College’s School of Continuing and Professional Studies

After 18 years at Elizabethtown College, Barbara Randazzo, will resign her position as dean of the School of Continuing and Professional Studies, a position she has held for the past three years. Rachel Finley-Bowman, associate professor and chair in the Department of Education, begins her duties as dean of the School of Continuing and Professional […]

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Construction Starting on College Fitness Center

High Construction announced that it received a $21 million contract for Elizabethtown College’s new Bowers Center for Sports, Fitness and Well-Being. The new facility will be located on the college’s campus, off East Cedar Street in Elizabethtown. “After several months of collaboration with the college, CannonDesign, and other project team members during the preconstruction phase, […]

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