Tips on how to survive — and thrive — during final exams

By Kaitlin Dunn Elm Staff Writer As finals week approaches, many Washington College students have started…

Mental Health Working Group completes report including recommendations for improving student wellbeing

By Cecilia Cress Elm Staff Writer After over a year of work, the Mental Health Working…

“Back to WAC”: Fighting burnout amid the last week of the spring semester

By Kaitlin Dunn Elm Staff Writer As the semester comes to an end, many Washington College…

WC professors accommodate learning challenges in online setting

By Alaina Perdon Elm Staff Writer  The transition to online learning brought an onslaught of new…

“Grade expectations”: studying for midterm exams and completing assignments amid the COVID-19 pandemic

By Olivia Montes Lifestyle Editor It’s that time of year again: Washington College midterm exams and…

WC should supplement lack of snow days by implementing mental health days

By Lexi Meola Elm Staff Writer This spring 2021 semester, Washington College has closed campus three…

Social life at a distance: how to connect with friends during the COVID-19 pandemic

By Anastasia Bekker Elm Staff Writer  A person’s social life can be a huge part of…

“Back to WAC”: Maintaining mental wellness on campus

By Kaitlin Dunn Elm Staff Writer With the COVID-19 pandemic raging across the country, it is…

How to adopt a more optimistic outlook in your life

By Olivia Montes Lifestyle Editor  For many people, looking on the bright side is hard.  Because…

Nature provides a healing escape for those struggling with anxieties related to COVID-19

By Emma Reilly Elm Staff Writer Public concerns about the COVID-19 pandemic in the United States…