JMR Discusses Tuition, Campus Climate, Freedom of Speech in Digital Town Hall
Mar17

JMR Discusses Tuition, Campus Climate, Freedom of Speech in Digital Town Hall

By Benjamin Pontz, News Editor When Gettysburg College President Janet Morgan Riggs agreed to sit down for a half-hour interview to be broadcast live on WZBT and through Facebook Live, she admitted she wasn’t quite sure what to expect. While the interview, which happened last Thursday, covered some major issues facing the campus community, it also answered some more lighthearted questions including Riggs’ favorite type of...

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Despite human rights concerns, SALTT program to visit Azerbaijan to study US-Russian relations
Mar09

Despite human rights concerns, SALTT program to visit Azerbaijan to study US-Russian relations

By Benjamin Pontz, News Editor Members of the Eisenhower Institute’s “Strategy and Leadership in Transformational Times” (SALTT) program will depart this weekend bound for Azerbaijan, a former Soviet state that borders Russia, Iran, Georgia, and Armenia, as they continue their year-long study of relations between the United States and Russia under the direction of Susan Eisenhower, chairman emeritus of EI and granddaughter of 34th...

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Student Senate bullet points: March 6
Mar07

Student Senate bullet points: March 6

Submitted by Brooke Gutschick, Secretary of Student Senate  Dean Ramsey spoke to the Senate about freedom of expression and inclusivity Colleges Against Cancer was allotted $5,026.84 China Club was allotted $80.00 Biosphere was allotted $950.00

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DPS Crime Log: February 27-March 5
Mar07

DPS Crime Log: February 27-March 5

February 26, 2017 Burglary of suitcase with clothes, books, and cash from 227 Carlisle Street; no suspects February 27, 2017 Sex offense/rape in on-campus residential facility; referred to Title IX coordinator Sex offense/rape in on-campus administrative facility; referred to Title IX coordinator March 1, 2017 False identification card used in Stadium Lot North; referred to SRR March 2, 2017 Drug abuse violation in campus residential...

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EI panel explores effect of Trump’s actions on immigration
Mar05

EI panel explores effect of Trump’s actions on immigration

By Brendan Salyards, Contributing Writer The Eisenhower Institute Undergraduate Fellows held a panel Thursday on the topic of immigration as they continue their ongoing study of refugee resettlement in the United States. This, the third in their series this year, was titled “Lady Liberty’s Poor and Huddled Masses: Rethinking Refugees in America.” The bulk of the questions in the moderated portion of the panel pertained to recent...

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