Boddery Joins The Gettysburgian as Faculty Advisor
Jun06

Boddery Joins The Gettysburgian as Faculty Advisor

Staff Report Dr. Scott Boddery, Assistant Professor of Political Science and College Pre-Law Advisor, has been named The Gettysburgian‘s faculty advisor. Dr. Boddery teaches courses on constitutional law, judicial politics & behavior, civil rights & liberties, legal analysis, American government, and research methods, and his research focuses on legal decision-making, court legitimacy, and judicial behavior. He is the...

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Full Text: Keynote Commencement Address by Jerry Spinelli ’63
May26

Full Text: Keynote Commencement Address by Jerry Spinelli ’63

Speech by Jerry Spinelli ’63 as delivered: Thank you, thank you for all this. Thank you for about 56 years. Dr. Riggs, platform party, honored guests, parents, friends, classmates, and the important people: the graduates of 2019. I salute you. Daisy Sullivan, where are you? So, one day last year, I get an email from a kid calling herself Daisy Sullivan, and she asked if I would be willing to agree to be Commencement speaker. She...

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Build Your Resume and Leave an Impact: Publish in The Cupola
May26

Build Your Resume and Leave an Impact: Publish in The Cupola

By Hana Huskic, Student Assistant for Scholarly Communications Here is a scenario: You write a quality paper that your professor likes. They recommend it for publishing in The Cupola. Excited and proud, you update your resume with the publication. You run to tell your friends and they try to be happy for you, but they cannot hide their “The Cupola, what is that even?” face. So what is The Cupola and why publish there? I am a student...

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Demystifying Title IX: Campuswide Open Listening Sessions on Sexual Assault Prevention
May21

Demystifying Title IX: Campuswide Open Listening Sessions on Sexual Assault Prevention

By Jane Fitzpatrick, Contributing Writer Two campuswide Open Listening Sessions were held on Tuesday, May 7 and Wednesday, May 8 in response to concerns about sexual assault on campus. Both sessions had low attendance, however they intended to provide students, faculty, and staff the opportunity to probe questions surrounding sexual assault, voice their opinions on the subject, and provide feedback to the Office of Violence...

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Phi Beta Kappa Inducts 23 New Members
May18

Phi Beta Kappa Inducts 23 New Members

By Clinton Baugess, Secretary of Iota of Pennsylvania Chapter On commencement weekend, Phi Beta Kappa inducted 23 new members into the Iota of Pennsylvania chapter of The Phi Beta Kappa Society at Gettysburg College. Students are elected to Phi Beta Kappa by the resident PBK members on campus. In additional to high academic achievement, members consider evidence of intellectual curiosity and academic integrity. Students inducted...

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