Paula Olinger, Founder of El Centro, Retires in May
Apr28

Paula Olinger, Founder of El Centro, Retires in May

By Gauri Mangala, Co-Features Editor Paula D. Olinger, Associate Professor of Spanish at Gettysburg College will be retiring this year, after almost 40 years of teaching. Olinger joined the college’s Spanish faculty in 1979 and received her PhD from Brandeis University in 1986. During her time at Gettysburg, she has advocated for service learning and social justice. Olinger specializes in Spanish literature, especially women’s...

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Women’s Golf Captures Eighth Consecutive Championship Title
Apr27

Women’s Golf Captures Eighth Consecutive Championship Title

By Churon Lanier-Martin, Staff Writer The Gettysburg College women’s golf team earned its eighth-straight Centennial Conference Championship with an elite team effort this past Sunday at the Conestoga Country Club. In the opening round Saturday, the Lady Bullets edged a 19-stroke to lead them into the final. The Bullets started out with a team score of 352 on the par-70, 5,801-yard course. By the end of day one, the Bullets were ahead...

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Parker Has Taught at Gettysburg for Over a Fourth of the College’s History. This Year, He Retires.
Apr26

Parker Has Taught at Gettysburg for Over a Fourth of the College’s History. This Year, He Retires.

By Josh Wagner, Opinions Editor The year was 1967. Thurgood Marshall became the first African-American Supreme Court Justice, Will Ferrell was born, the Beatles released Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band, and a young Dr. William Parker joined the chemistry faculty at Gettysburg College. While many of his friends and peers from the University of North Carolina went into industry, Parker decided to teach. He made this decision since...

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Board of Directors Denies Gluhanich’s Appeal. She Will Not Be Permitted To Run in New Presidential Election.
Apr23

Board of Directors Denies Gluhanich’s Appeal. She Will Not Be Permitted To Run in New Presidential Election.

By Gauri Mangala, Assistant News Editor, Benjamin Pontz, Managing News Editor, and Jamie Welch, Editor-in-Chief The Gettysburg College Student Senate Board of Directors denied an appeal by Haley Gluhanich ‘19 to overturn the results of a Senate election investigation that found her responsible for violating Senate election rules, upholding the decision by Vice President Aimee Bosman ‘18 to nullify the presidential election and to bar...

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Student Senate to Hold New President, Secretary Elections in Wake of Allegations of Voter Intimidation
Apr23

Student Senate to Hold New President, Secretary Elections in Wake of Allegations of Voter Intimidation

The TL;DR Vice President Aimee Bosman has come to the decision to hold new elections for Student Senate president and secretary, due to the sufficient evidence of voter intimidation on the parts of Haley Gluhanich ‘19 and Marisa Balanda ‘21. Balanda will be able to re-run for secretary, while Bosman has currently barred Gluhanich from running for president. Both had the ability to appeal the decision. Gluhanich has appealed Bosman’s...

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