LACLS Majors Present Senior Capstone Presentations
May06

LACLS Majors Present Senior Capstone Presentations

By Kaley Michael, Staff Writer The Latin American, Caribbean, and Latino Studies (LACLS) program seniors presented their senior Capstone Presentations on Monday, April 29, in Penn Hall’s Lyceum. Brooke Matthews ’19 delivered her presentation entitled “Invisibilization: The Big White Lie” on how the Argentine State has erased Afro-descendants from the national narrative. After studying abroad for four months in Buenos Aires,...

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DPS Crime Log: April 10 – 22, 2019
Apr29

DPS Crime Log: April 10 – 22, 2019

Compiled by Kaley Michael, Staff Writer April 10, 2019 (Wednesday) -All Other Offenses:  Harassment at Schmucker Hall; Open – Under Investigation by Department of Public Safety  (DPS) -All Other Offenses: Defiant Trespass at Eddie Plank Gym; Closed – Referred to Gettysburg Bureau Police (GPD) April 14, 2019 (Sunday) -Drug Abuse Violation: Possession: Marijuana/Possession of Drug Paraphernalia; Closed – Referred to...

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WGS Lecture Series: Berg on Second-Wave Feminism
Apr27

WGS Lecture Series: Berg on Second-Wave Feminism

By Kaley Michael, Staff Writer Retired Gettysburg professor Temma F. Berg, who taught classes in English, Judaic Studies, and Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies, spoke on second-wave feminism for the last lecture of the WGS Series. Berg taught at Gettysburg from 1985 to 2018 and is currently working on a memoir entitled Tales Out of School: Diary of a Mad Professor and published a book in 2006 called The Lives and Letters of an...

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DPS Crime Log: March 18 –  April 9, 2019
Apr16

DPS Crime Log: March 18 – April 9, 2019

By Kaley Michael, Staff Writer March 18, 2019 (Monday) ● All Other Offenses: Harassment: Telephone at Patrick Hall; Closed – Referred to HR March 23, 2019 (Saturday) ● Liquor Laws: Underage Consumption; Liquor Laws: Underage Consumption at Huber Hall; Closed – Referred to SRR ● Vandalism: Damage to Vehicle at Campus Exterior Baughman Lot; Closed – Referred to SRR ● Drunkenness: Public Drunkenness at Campus Exterior:...

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WGS Lecture Series: Esra’a Al Shafei Riffs on ‘Defiance in the Digital Age’
Apr08

WGS Lecture Series: Esra’a Al Shafei Riffs on ‘Defiance in the Digital Age’

By Kaley Michael, Staff Writer Bahraini civil rights activist, blogger, founder of Majal, CrowdVoice.org and Mideast Tunes, and TED Fellow, Esra’a Al Shafei, lectured at this week’s continuation of the Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Series. Entitled “Defiance in the Digital Age,” her presentation documented the human rights violations and injustices that permeate her home, a small country on the Eastern side of Saudi...

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