George Rable Delivers 57th Annual Robert Fortenbaugh Memorial Lecture
Nov27

George Rable Delivers 57th Annual Robert Fortenbaugh Memorial Lecture

By Mary Frasier, Staff Writer On Monday, Nov. 19, the 57 Annual Robert Fortenbaugh Memorial Lecture took place at the Majestic Theater. The event is held in memory of Professor Robert Fortenbaugh, who taught in history department at Gettysburg College for over thirty years. The lecture takes place on Nov. 19 every year, in order to honor the anniversary of the Gettysburg Address. The Civil War Institute and History Department...

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Greek Life Discusses Cultural Appropriation in Halloween Costumes

By Mary Frasier, Director of Photography On Tuesday, Oct. 26, in CUB 260, the Diversity Peer Educators presented the event “Cultural Appropriation and Offensive Halloween Costumes.” This presentation was supported by the Gettysburg African Student Association, the International Club, and the Muslim Student Association. The Panhellenic Council began by introducing themselves and giving short descriptions of what their positions and...

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Lopez Delivers 2018 Hesburgh Lecture on Peacebuilding
Apr20

Lopez Delivers 2018 Hesburgh Lecture on Peacebuilding

By Mary Frasier, Staff Writer On Thursday evening, April 12, in Mara Auditorium the Gettysburg Notre Dame Club held its 2018 Hesburgh Alumni Lecture. The event was co-sponsored by the Economics, Africana Studies, Globalization Studies, and the Center for Religious and Spiritual Life on campus. This year’s featured speaker was Dr. George Lopez, who holds the Rev. Theodore M. Hesburgh, C.S.C., Chair in Peace Studies at the Kroc...

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EI Hosts Panel on Women in Higher Education
Apr03

EI Hosts Panel on Women in Higher Education

By Mary Frasier, Staff Writer On Wednesday, March 28 at 7:00 p.m. in CUB 260, the Eisenhower Institute presented “Gettysburg Perspectives: A Panel on Women & Higher Education.” The panel featured Dr. Julie Ramsey, Dr. Jennifer Bloomquist, Dr. Sharon Stephenson, and Joseph Gurreri. During the discussion, the panelists were asked about how they managed to attain the job positions they currently hold and the challenges they’ve...

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Pizza Place Parking Lots: The Gerrymandering Issue in Pennsylvania
Mar07

Pizza Place Parking Lots: The Gerrymandering Issue in Pennsylvania

By Mary Frasier, Staff Writer On Tuesday evening, the lecture “Gerrymandering: Mapping the Future of Pennsylvania Politics” took place in CUB 260 at 7:00 p.m.. The event was sponsored by Pi Sigma Alpha, the political science honor society. The speaker at the event was Thomas DeLoe, who graduated from Gettysburg College in 1968, then went on to receive his Ph. D in Public Policy from Penn State. He is a retired researcher from...

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