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Edgewood College Dreamers Speak Out

BY RACHEL HOWE AND CONNOR GLASBRENNER | PHOTO BY ALEX THOMAS Three Edgewood College students have chosen to speak out on the possible end of DACA. DACA, Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, the program allowing those who came to the U.S as children to stay and work, has recently been ended by the Trump administration. This

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Edgewood College Family Science Night

BY YASIR ALHUMAIDAN AND ALEX THOMAS This video covers Edgewood College’s Family Science Night. We hope that it is something different than the usual coverage of events on campus that we have been bringing you. Feel free to leave feedback in the comment section below or send an e-mail to otenews@edgewood.edu.

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Edgewood College Music Department Gives Back

BY SHELBY LOOCK | PHOTO BY JULIE DUNBAR Edgewood College and its  Music Department are helping to provide meals to those in need. Edgewood College has a partnership with the Luke House community meal program that allows students to help provide meals to families or individuals who are food insecure. According to the Luke House

Edgewood College Students Take Part in a Local Band’s Music Video

  BY ALEX THOMAS | Album Cover by Noon Thirty Design / Loren Zemlicka Photography Two Edgewood College students have taken on a social media internship with local band The Mascot Theory. Amanda Conder, a junior communication studies major, and Summer Wuestenberg, a senior business and music major with a concentration in performance and industry,

Agatha Christie Play Comes to Campus

  BY SHANZEH AHMAD | PHOTO BY YASIR ALHUMAIDAN Edgewood’s Theater Department is putting on a production of Agatha Christie’s, “A Murder is Announced,” for the spring semester. Jeanne Leep, professor of theater arts and producer of Edgewood theater, is directing the stage adaptation of Christie’s murder mystery novel. Christie is the world’s best-selling fiction author,

Edgewood Hosts Native American Art Exhibition

BY SHANZEH AHMAD | Feb. 11, 2017 PHOTO BY SHANZEH AHMAD A Native American art exhibit, Re-Riding History: From the Southern Plains to the Matanzas Bay, is on display in the Edgewood gallery until later this month.  The opening reception for the exhibition was hosted in The Stream on Jan. 26, where two of the curators of the show

Are Trigger Warnings Helping or Hindering Students in the Classroom?

  BY JESSICA BLACKBURN | PHOTO BY ALEX THOMAS Universities and colleges across the nation are questioning whether providing trigger warnings is just another way of coddling Millennials – who Kathleen Parker, a writer for The Washington Post, refers to as the “Swaddled Generation.” In a letter addressed earlier this year to incoming students at the

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Edgewood College Backs Dreamer Students

BY SHANZEH AHMAD | PHOTO BY YASIR ALHUMAIDAN The period of status renewal for the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, or DACA, has come to a close as of Oct. 5. Edgewood helped students protected under DACA, or DACA Dreamers, through the process of reapplying by offering financial support and several other resources. Scott

Edgewood College Introduces Gender-Inclusive Restrooms

BY LINDSEY HAZLETT | PHOTO BY YASIR ALHUMAIDAN Edgewood College has installed gender-inclusive restrooms in residence halls and academic buildings around campus. These restrooms, some single-stalled and others multi-stalled with showers, are available to be used by any student or faculty member, of any and all gender identities. The installation of these restrooms occurred rapidly.

New Safety and Security App Set to Launch

BY WILLIAM LUND Edgewood College is set to launch a new safety and security app, Director of Transportation and Security Mike Metcalf confirmed. “This will replace The Eagle Alert system,” he said. “Eagle Alert works well, but it’s cumbersome, older technology. . . . This app will be easier for the user.” Students have the

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