Campus Celebrates 25th Annual Servo Thanksgiving
Nov18

Campus Celebrates 25th Annual Servo Thanksgiving

By Gauri Mangala, Assistant News Editor It was that time of year again for Gettysburg College on Tuesday when the Dining Center, lovingly known as Servo, transformed itself from buffet-style dining, to a sit-down family-style Thanksgiving dinner with all the fixings. It was the 25th anniversary of the campus tradition. Students waited in line for hours — some arriving before 10:00 a.m. — ready for a Thanksgiving feast with...

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DPS Crime Log: October 30-November 12
Nov16

DPS Crime Log: October 30-November 12

Compiled by Gauri Mangala, Assistant News Editor October 30, 2017 (Monday) – Drug Abuse Violation: Possession: Marijuana at Campus: Exterior – North Lawn McKnight Hall; Closed: No Suspects or Witnesses October 31, 2017 (Tuesday) – Larceny: Theft of Bicycles at Campus: Exterior – Musselman Library Bike Rack; Closed: No Suspects or Witnesses Bicycle Recovered – Sex Offense: Rape, Domestic Violence at...

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DPS Crime Log: October 16-29
Nov04

DPS Crime Log: October 16-29

Compiled by Gauri Mangala, Staff Writer October 16, 2017 (Monday) · No crime to report October 17, 2017 (Tuesday) · No crime to report October 18, 2017 (Wednesday) · No crime to report October 19, 2017 (Thursday) · Liquor Laws: Underage consumption at Sidewalk 400 block Carlisle Street; Closed: Referred to SRR · Liquor Laws: Underage consumption at Constitution Apts; Closed: Referred to SRR · Liquor Laws: Underage consumption at Stine...

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Weise Presents Research on Staff Wages at Gettysburg
Nov03

Weise Presents Research on Staff Wages at Gettysburg

By Gauri Mangala, Staff Writer On Thursday, October 26, faculty, administration, and support staff of Gettysburg College joined together in the Science Center to listen to Professor Charles Weise as he presented research conducted by himself and Jennifer Flores ‘19 on the issue of wages, both nationally and more specifically in terms of Gettysburg College. Weise presented the results of their survey of Gettysburg College’s hourly...

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Open Access Week Seeks to Address “Textbook Crisis”
Oct19

Open Access Week Seeks to Address “Textbook Crisis”

By Gauri Mangala, Staff Writer Jay Hauser ‘19 spent $391.43 for a single course’s materials during his first semester at Gettysburg College. “I had a class where we read classical text of [political] philosophy. But only sections of each text. But we had to buy the books. No one ever tried to bring in open source online copies of them and the professor did not provide them. Instead we spent a lot of money on like twentyish books and...

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