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Alumna Named First Runner-Up at Miss Pennsylvania Scholarship Pageant

Marla Peiffer '15 M'16, Miss Red Rose City 2017, was named first runner-up in the Miss Pennsylvania Scholarship Pageant in Pittsburgh on Saturday, June 17.  Peiffer currently works as an occupational therapist at Austill's Rehabilitation Services Inc. in Exton.  She received a $2,000 scholarship as first runner-up.


  

Golden Graduates Reunion 2017

On Saturday, May 6, Elizabethtown College hosted its annual Golden Graduates Reunion for alumni who celebrated graduation anniversaries of 51 years or more.


  

E-town Receives May Special Olympics Spotlight Poll For Student-Athlete Organized Event

Elizabethtown College received more than 1,300 votes in support of its Student-Athlete Advisory Committee-hosted Special Olympics swim meet to win the NCAA's Division III Special Olympics Spotlight Poll for the month of May.


  

Alumnae Featured in Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning Newsletter

Alumnae Justyna Pepkowski '15 and Barbara Prince '12 were recently featured in the Spring issue of The Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning at Elizabethtown College newsletter. Both were revered for their service-oriented carreers and awards they have received post-graduation.




  

Alumni Invited To Attend Student SCARP Presentations

Alumni are invited to attend student-lead presentations of their Summer Scholarship, Creative Arts and Research Projects (SCARP) throughout the months of June and July.  This program and the student-faculty led research that is conducted is a non-credit experiential learning program designed to enhance professional skills in the pursuit of career opportunities. Projects include a wide variety of topics and research.


  

Class of 1967: 50-Year Golden Reunion Recap

On Saturday, May 20, members and friends of the Class of 1967 gathered together for a celebration of their Golden Reunion — a reunion celebration of the day they graduated 50-years ago!


  

Elizabethtown College Captures First Landmark Presidents' Trophy

In just its third year as a member of the Landmark Conference, Elizabethtown College has escalated to the top of the league. The Blue Jays were announced as the 2016-17 Presidents' Trophy winner, awarded to the conference's top performing athletics program.


  

Baseball Wins First Landmark Championship

The Blue Jays captured their first Landmark Baseball Championship on Sunday, May 14 with a 6-2 victory over the Susquehanna River Hawks. The team is headed to the NCAA Championships for the first time since 2009.


  

Women's Tennis Three-Peats as Landmark Champions

On Sunday, May 7, the Blue Jay Women's Tennis team came from behind in all three doubles matches for the second time in the Landmark Conference Championship tournament and quickly won a pair of singles matches to claim its third straight Landmark title and eighth consecutive conference championship overall with a 5-0 victory against Scranton.


  

Blue Jays Win 2017 Landmark Men's Lacrossse Championship

On Saturday, May 6, the Blue Jay Men's Lacrosse team won its first Landmark Championship by defeating the Catholic Cardinals, 12-7. The Blue Jays finished their season with a record of 14-3 and were one of 24 teams to earn a Pool A automatic bid to the NCAA Division III Men's Lacrosse Championship, which marks their first appearance in the tournament. The Blue Jays will face No. 12 Franklin and Marshall in the Second Round.


  

Blue Jays Welcome Moore as New Men's Basketball Coach

Britt Moore's collegiate playing career began at Elizabethtown College. Now in the coaching profession, his journey is coming full circle. Moore was named the 12th head coach in Blue Jays men's basketball history.


  

It's "Facebook Official" and Ready for You to "Like"

It's "Facebook official" — the Elizabethtown College Alumni Association is finally on Facebook!  Like and/or follow our page for news, events and updates to keep up on all things related to E-town alumni.  #BlueJaysAlways


  

Elizabethtown College Receives $5 Million Gift in Support of the Be Inspired Campaign

Elizabethtown College is pleased to announced alumni Kenneth L. and Rosalie E. Bowers, Class of 1959 and 1958, respectively, will contribute, over time, $5 million to the College's Be Inspired Campaign.  In recognition of their generous support, the College will name the new $23.4 million sports, fitness and wellness facility The Bowers Center for Sports, Fitness and Wellness.


  

E-town College SAAC Story Nominated for May NCAA DIII Special Olympics Spotlight

The Elizabethtown College Student-Athlete Advisory Committee’s (SAAC) Special Olympics story has been nominated for the May NCAA Division III Special Olympics Spotlight Poll. The story with the highest number of votes on May 25 is the winner. The winning institution will receive a monetary gift to use for its next Special Olympics event and will also be recognized in the Division III Monthly Newsletter and on the Division III homepage.




  

Alumni Receive Prestigious Fulbright U.S. Student Grant

Seniors, Nelli Orozco '17 and Tyler Butkus '17, were both awarded a prestigious Fulbright U.S. Student grant. Orozco a Spanish education-PreK-12 major, is heading to Spain for an English teaching assistantship. Butkus, a chemistry and business double major, will be completing independent research in technology pertaining to social enterprise at Bumi Langit permaculture institute in Yogyakarta, Indonesia. Orozco and Butkus are Elizabethtown College’s eleventh and twelfth Fulbright recipients.


  

Blue Jay Athletics Results And Highlights

Visit www.etownbluejays.com for the latest Blue Jays sports results and highlights.


  
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