Opinion: A Call for Open Discourse Through Writing
Oct16

Opinion: A Call for Open Discourse Through Writing

By Li Jianrui Editor’s Note: This article is part of The Gettysburgian’s Multilingual Gettysburg Series.  This series was developed to promote cross-cultural engagement and celebrate the many languages spoken at Gettysburg College.  As such, this piece will remain untranslated. 亲爱的中国同胞和可以读中文的朋友们, 文之为德也大矣,与天地并生者. 学校校报为国际学生提供了一个良好的思想交换,评论,辩论平台!...

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Adam K. Fetterman Lecture: Nostalgia a Pleasant Suprise
Oct15

Adam K. Fetterman Lecture: Nostalgia a Pleasant Suprise

By Sam Shourds, Staff Writer Adam K. Fetterman, a Professor of Psychology at the University of Texas at El Paso, led a lecture on Thursday afternoon regarding research that is “truly hot off the presses.” He spoke to the gathered group of professors, students, and community members about metaphor theory and the data he has collected over years of studying the connection between the use of metaphors and emotional adeptness. The basis...

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Joscha Legewie Discusses Racial Bias in Policing at Gondwe Lecture
Oct14

Joscha Legewie Discusses Racial Bias in Policing at Gondwe Lecture

By Kaley Michael, Staff Writer Members of the student body and faculty came together on Thursday, October 11 to honor the late Economics Professor Gondwe at the Derrick K. Gondwe Memorial Lecture on Social and Economic Justice. Sponsored by the Economics and Africana departments, the lecture was provided by Dr. Joscha Legewie, a professor at Harvard University. Professor Gondwe was born in Malawi and attended college in Lake Forest,...

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Men’s Golf Finishes Ninth of 17 at Mason-Dixon Collegiate
Oct13

Men’s Golf Finishes Ninth of 17 at Mason-Dixon Collegiate

By Garrett Glaeser, Staff Writer The Men’s Golf Team ended their fall season this past weekend with a ninth place finish out of 17 at the Mason-Dixon Collegiate at The Bridges Golf Club. The team leaders were Jimmy Harcourt and Dane Sethre-Hofstad, who both finished at +8, tied for 18th.  Danny Harcourt added a 19th place finish, with a +9. “We did not play up to our potential this past weekend,” said sophomore Jimmy Harcourt, adding,...

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Football Picks Up First Win of the Season
Oct12

Football Picks Up First Win of the Season

By Ethan Silverstein, Staff Writer Gettysburg beat Juniata 33-17 for their first win of the season.  Not only was this the team’s first win, but it was also head coach Kevin Burke’s first win as Gettysburg’s head coach. “I’m just happy for our kids. They did a great job and deserve it,” said Coach Burke. The offense racked up 370 total yards in an impressive showing in sophomore quarterback Mike Welsh’s first game back.  Welsh went...

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