Chesapeake Semester’s return planned for fall 2021 after COVID-19 cancellation

By Piper Sartison Elm Staff Writer Washington College announced its commitment to reimplementing the Chesapeake Semester…

Faculty and staff representatives on Presidential Search Committee pursue community input on candidate traits, emphasize longevity and experience

By Emma Reilly Elm Staff Writer Finding the right candidate to serve as Washington College’s 31st president…

SNAP benefits expanded for college students, creating new resources for students in need and prompting discussions of student hunger

By Erica Quinones News Editor The Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2021 temporarily expanded eligibility requirements for…

SGA presidential and vice-presidential candidates share their platforms to WC students in introductory videos

By Emma Reilly Elm Staff Writer The Student Government Association of Washington College officially kicked off…

Public Safety Report: March 8–March 12

A THEFT was reported on March 9. The incident was discovered on March 8 in Dunning…

Diversity training programs expanded for faculty, staff, and students to address 2020 letter of student grievances and demands

By Cecilia Cress Elm Staff Writer The Washington College community has fostered programs to increase diversity…

Celebration of Blakeslee Erdmann honors him as “a beautiful flash of light” which touched Washington College

By Erica Quinones News Editor In the evening of March 5, the Washington College community gathered…

Chesapeake Heartland Project launches digital archives to further engage the community in collaboration

By Victoria Gill-Gomez News Editor The Chesapeake Heartland Project, a historical and cultural collaboration happening on…

Campus enters green alert, lifts some restrictions on communal spaces and outdoor gatherings

By Erica Quinones News Editor After weeks of reduced operations, Washington College entered green alert on…

“Cherry Tree” launches seventh issue with an homage to the past year

By Cecilia Cress Elm Staff Writer Members of the Washington College community gathered via Zoom on…