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‘Greek Games’ encourages friendly competition

Megan Phillips and Dylan Swormstedt Staff Writers Every year, members of the Greek community compete in the Greek Games.  This is a competition between the Greek organizations at Wilmington College in various events.  There were five events that took place in the fall including: bed race, volleyball, dodge ball, quiz bowl, and an eating contest. The remaining events in the competition occurred from March 25-27, plus Airband on April 3. There were six events that took place this spring consisting of: bowling, water relay, crab soccer, obstacle course, water polo,…

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Sweethearts make big smiles with 5k for kids

  A.J. Ganger Staff Writer   On Saturday March 16, children from the Little Hearts Big Smiles organization were welcomed onto the Wilmington College campus for the fourth annual 5k walk/run, sponsored by the Phi Alpha Psi Sweethearts. The Little Hearts Big Smiles organization was created in 2006 as a support group for families that have special needs. “We have been working with the Sweethearts for around four years,” said Holly Batton, co-founder of the Little Hearts Big Smiles organization. Twenty to thirty runners and walkers showed up on Saturday morning to…

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Cardboard Village sets sail

A. J. Ganger Staff Writer   From 8 p.m. on September 28 to 5 a.m. the next morning, students went to the service house to participate in Cardboard Village. Organizations around campus came together to build cardboard houses in which they would sleep that night. “The purpose of this event is to help raise awareness about homelessness and to raise money for the Clinton County homeless shelter,” said Tara Lydy. During this event there were also movies about homelessness for the participants to watch. Many of the students did not…

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