7 reasons to work on campus over the summer

Having grown up squished between the beachy North Shore of Massachusetts and the sprawling White Mountains of New Hampshire, I received some shocked responses from friends and family when I decided to spend the summer after my sophomore year working on campus in Gettysburg (2016). Following a stint abroad my junior year, I felt myself … More 7 reasons to work on campus over the summer

Women’s basketball on a roll (GC Office of Athletic Communications)

With only three games remaining in the regular season, Gettysburg’s women’s basketball team is absolutely killing the game. At 20-2, their season peaked in excitement during Thursday’s game against Muhlenberg, ending in a 71-70 victory. Check out the full recap here from the GC Office of Athletic Communications… Gettysburg Rallies for Dramatic Victory over No. … More Women’s basketball on a roll (GC Office of Athletic Communications)

6 things to know about the history of the State of the Union

  Article II, Section 3, Clause 1 of the United States Constitution reads that the President “shall from time to time give to the Congress Information of the State of the Union, and recommend to their Consideration such Measures as he shall judge necessary and expedient.”   President Trump will be delivering his 2018 State … More 6 things to know about the history of the State of the Union

Wonders of Nature and Artifice is the new, must-see exhibit

“We’re going on a global tour today,” said Professor Felicia Else of the Department of Art and Art History during today’s Lunchtime Gallery Talk. Schmucker Art Gallery’s latest exhibit, entitled “Wonders of Nature and Artifice,” pulls together artifacts and paintings representative of a curiosity cabinet. Among an array of skulls, scales, flowers, and paintings, students … More Wonders of Nature and Artifice is the new, must-see exhibit

Seniors of AOII take on Servo Thanksgiving

Seniors of Alpha Omicron Pi have been waiting in line for Servo Thanksgiving since 1pm. See what they’re most excited for… Aubrey Kamppila ’18: “My favorite part is the stuffing — duh!” Kath Paul ’18: “Everyone makes me carve the turkey, and I think I’m good at it!” Ali Pollard ’18: “MASHED POTATOES!”   No … More Seniors of AOII take on Servo Thanksgiving

Pasta + philanthropy: seven photos from AOII, LXA & AKP’s pasta dinner

Members of Alpha Chi Rho, Alpha Omicron Pi, and Lambda Chi Alpha, alongside runners, gathered at the Quarry Pavilion on Friday, Oct. 20 for a feast of Antica Napoli pasta and garlic bread the evening before their pizza 5K race. All in attendance enjoyed their share of carbs while they listened to a fantastic playlist … More Pasta + philanthropy: seven photos from AOII, LXA & AKP’s pasta dinner

24 seniors nominated for 2017 Linnaean Award

Sponsored by the Alumni Association, Student Alumni, and the Student Senate, six seniors are chosen every year as recipients of the Linnaean Award. According to the Gettysburg College Alumni webpage, these students are “honored for their efforts to improve the campus community, excellence in academic endeavors, and overall achievements during their college careers.” Check out … More 24 seniors nominated for 2017 Linnaean Award

Big returns: Homecoming reflections from the Class of 2017

Homecoming Weekend 2017 came and went. You saw the football team lose to Dickinson. You stalked the Facebook profiles of Kellie Burke ’17 and Aaron Bezio ’17 after their engagement. But have you heard from these alums about their time back on campus this Homecoming Weekend? Noah Koester ’17 works as an admissions counselor at … More Big returns: Homecoming reflections from the Class of 2017