Snow Forecast This Weekend at Gettysburg College
Dec08

Snow Forecast This Weekend at Gettysburg College

By Jamie Welch, Editor-in-Chief Exam season may be heating up, but Gettysburg is cooling down – with snow in the forecast for Saturday. The National Weather Service (NWS) in State College is predicting temperatures to fall into the mid-20’s overnight tonight and for snow to begin as early as 5 a.m. Saturday morning. NWS forecasters predict anywhere from 1 to 3 inches of snow to fall in Gettysburg throughout the daytime and...

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Senate Passes Comprehensive Conference Control
Dec05

Senate Passes Comprehensive Conference Control

By Sarah Hinck, Staff Writer and Jamie Welch, Editor-in-Chief Monday marked the last Student Senate meeting of the fall semester and while there was much to celebrate, there was still work left to be done. A new amendment to Article II, Section 2 of the Student Senate Bylaws was slated to take the floor. Senators and Club Representatives alike anticipated a lively debate, and that was precisely what transpired. This semester, the...

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Researchers Teach Gettysburg College, a “Singular Human,” How to Talk About Itself
Dec02

Researchers Teach Gettysburg College, a “Singular Human,” How to Talk About Itself

By Jamie Welch, Editor-in-Chief Gettysburg College exists to “inspire passionate curiosity that pursues aspirations and engaged global citizenship,” new market research presented to the college Wednesday has found. The research also found that the “human that is Gettysburg College” is a fearless inquirer, a determined contender and an inspired transformer. The study was conducted by Dartlet, a reputation and research strategist that...

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Remembrance Day Parade Route Changed, Security Increased Due to ‘Verified Threat’, Police Say
Nov17

Remembrance Day Parade Route Changed, Security Increased Due to ‘Verified Threat’, Police Say

By Jamie Welch, Editor-in-Chief Gettysburg Borough Police in conjunction with other local, state and federal agencies are beefing up security in response to a “verified threat” to the Remembrance Day parade planned for this Saturday in Gettysburg. A statement issued by the borough Friday requests attendees not bring backpacks and/or coolers to the Remembrance Day parade route or viewing areas of the scheduled events....

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‘Turkey enthusiasts’ set up camp outside Servo over a week ahead of Servo Thanksgiving
Nov06

‘Turkey enthusiasts’ set up camp outside Servo over a week ahead of Servo Thanksgiving

By Jamie Welch, Editor-in-Chief Satire It’s still over a week until Servo Thanksgiving, but a group of five self-described “turkey enthusiasts” has already begun to line up outside of Servo in hopes of being the first to get a taste of turkey and mashed potatoes come Nov. 14. The dedicated Thanksgiving fanatics have set up three large tents outside of Servo over a week ahead of the annual tradition in which groups of 12 eat a roasted...

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