Emmys 2018 Red Carpet Fashion: Best & Worst

This Monday, SNL comedians Colin Jost and Michael Che hosted the 70th annual Primetime Emmy Award Show. After reading headlines declaring their performance the unfunniest and least-watched in Emmys’ history, I decided to see if the red carpet fashion was any better. Fortunately, the majority of men and women attending the ceremony dressed in a … More Emmys 2018 Red Carpet Fashion: Best & Worst

Say Yes to “Oui”

As a staunch patron of Bullet Hole breakfast, I recently sampled “Oui,” one of its yogurt offerings. I was not prepared for such an experience. This blessed concoction must be crafted by God Himself; it is at once sweet yet tart, and manifests in a glorious, velvety texture. I found myself swooning as I savored … More Say Yes to “Oui”

Your Excuse For Not Voting Is Probably Dumb

The funny thing about elections is that typically eligible voters who actually vote are already registered and ready to vote.  But so many people, including a disappointing number on our campus, have no intention to vote in this pivotal upcoming election. My friends, like much of this campus, will often explain why they don’t vote … More Your Excuse For Not Voting Is Probably Dumb

To those who park their belongings on the window seats in Musselman Library,

To those who park their belongings on the window seats in Musselman Library, It is no surprise that the window seats in Musselman Library are prized study locations on campus. As such, it is important to allow other people the chance to use them. Since there are so few, their availability is already going to … More To those who park their belongings on the window seats in Musselman Library,

What your Mario Kart character choice says about you

After consistent demand, I decided to share what one’s Mario Kart character choice reveals about their personality. To keep it simple, I am only considering the main characters. Obviously, this article is meant in good fun, so please enjoy! Mario – You’re a no-nonsense person who likes to get the job done. Unfortunately, you’re not … More What your Mario Kart character choice says about you

A definitive ranking of Gettysburg College campus housing

As the fall semester begins, students start to settle into their new homes. At this point, bitter upperclassmen have made peace with the hand the housing lottery dealt them, and everyone is focused on making their new living situations as comfortable as possible. However, it is impossible to ignore the fact that some campus housing … More A definitive ranking of Gettysburg College campus housing

“Insatiable” is coming to Netflix but it seems that audiences are already full

A couple of days ago, Netflix came out with the trailer for its new show Insatiable. Things went downhill from there. The new show is based on a book about an overweight high school girl who is constantly bullied for her weight. Then she’s punched in the face (the trailer doesn’t explain why), breaks her … More “Insatiable” is coming to Netflix but it seems that audiences are already full

Battlefield Ruck March 2018 raises over $2K for Homes for our Troops

On a brisk but sunny Saturday morning, March 24, a large crowd quickly began to accumulate in front of the Lambda Chi Alpha chapter house on 113 West Broadway St, Gettysburg, PA. In a display of inter-fraternal solidarity, four separate Greek-letter organizations joined together to celebrate their shared commitment to the ideals of service and … More Battlefield Ruck March 2018 raises over $2K for Homes for our Troops

CELEBRITY FASHION FAILS – 2018 AWARD SEASON

That’s a wrap! The Oscars, which took place earlier this month, marks the end of the 2018 award season. Like usual, several gold statues were bestowed, many stale political jokes were made, and, of course, unforgivable crimes of fashion were committed. By far, this award season has contained the most lackluster red carpets of any … More CELEBRITY FASHION FAILS – 2018 AWARD SEASON

Housing: College bubble and county constraints

HOUSING. The word engenders feelings of uncertainty, excitement and apprehension. Many questions — Who will I room with? Where will I live? — begin to circulate in students’ minds as mid-spring semester rolls around. Although the housing selection process has begun for many students across campus, housing within the broader Gettysburg and Adams County community has been … More Housing: College bubble and county constraints

#MoldGate continues with protest…

A protest occurred this past Friday on the steps of Penn Hall from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. Students were protesting the school’s negligence and refusal to be forthcoming throughout #MoldGate. Most of the students interviewed (around 2:00pm) weren’t first-years directly affected by the mold, but in fact, environmental studies majors who were concerned that … More #MoldGate continues with protest…

Op-Ed: Gettysburg College administration endangers students

By Sam Genova, Op-Ed Contributor  The Gettysburg College Student Senate held its weekly meeting this Monday, during which time Keira Kant, the Associate Dean of College Life, was given time to discuss the ongoing mold problem in the Hanson Residence Hall. According to an article by the Gettysburg News Network (GNN), the mold was discovered … More Op-Ed: Gettysburg College administration endangers students

CPAC 2018

After departing from 2018 CPAC (Conservative Political Action Conference) in National Harbor, MD, my initial reaction was as follows: All Hail God Emperor Trump. Of course, such a silly sentiment waned once I was outside the singular echo chamber of the Gaylord Convention Center, but its influence had certainly made its mark. Say what you … More CPAC 2018

Living in the Lambda Chi basement

2018 has been year of fresh starts and new-beginnings over at the Lambda Chi Alpha chapter house. Decade-old disciplinary sanctions have been lifted, large-scale renovations/donations have been procured and substantial membership growth has been achieved. And yet, amidst all of this excitement, there is one new development in the big red house on West Broadway … More Living in the Lambda Chi basement

The Princess and the Pee: What it was like being the only girl on a floor with one (1) co-ed bathroom

After my roommate moved out this past semester, I was the only girl on my floor. The CA was female, but I don’t really count her because she has her own bathroom, so she can avoid most of the problems that this conundrum has caused. The first floor of my dorm has one (1) co-ed … More The Princess and the Pee: What it was like being the only girl on a floor with one (1) co-ed bathroom