The popularity of nepotism babies: social media users question fairness in the entertainment industry

By Riley Dauber Opinion Editor         When watching TV or a movie, a viewer is tempted…

Elon Musk purchasing Twitter only encourages more hate speech

By Riley Dauber Opinion Editor It seems like there is nothing a billionaire cannot do. Whether…

Examining the cultural legacy of the #MeToo movement in 2022

By Liv Barry Lifestyle Editor After a decade-long stall in his film career, actor Brendan Fraser…

2022-2023 Student Handbook changes announced to campus

By Sophie Foster News Co-Editor In an email sent to the student body on Sept. 15,…

New social media guidelines are hindering student voices

By Mikayla Silcox Elm Staff Writer Washington College published the 2022-2023 college catalog on Monday, Sept.…

What does it mean to #BeReal? A look at authenticity on social media

By Liv Barry Lifestyle Editor Since returning to campus, students have likely been in a room…

WC Admissions shifts social media focus to Reels

By Heather Fabritze Student Life Editor Over the summer, the Washington College Admissions Office began to…

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…

Building media literacy: avoiding misinformation while online

By Anastasia Bekker Elm Staff Writer Misinformation has become a growing problem in the United States. …

Social activism reduced to impersonal online performance in the digital age

By Emma Reilly Elm Staff Writer On June 2, 2020, millions of Americans flocked to social…