Inside Look: TriSig’s Victory at Annual Chi O Night Live
Nov16

Inside Look: TriSig’s Victory at Annual Chi O Night Live

By Thea Toocheck, Staff Writer We stood backstage, holding hands in a circle and trembling with excitement. After many hours of practice, Chi O Night Live had arrived. Every fall, Chi Omega hosts a dance competition as their philanthropy event to raise money for the Make-A-Wish Foundation. This year, the emcees announced, they raised over $5,000 to help children’s dreams come true. New members of each fraternity present their talents...

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Jessica Good Speaks on Stereotyping and Discrimination in Colloquium Series
Nov11

Jessica Good Speaks on Stereotyping and Discrimination in Colloquium Series

By Thea Toocheck, Staff Writer On Friday, November 2, the department of Psychology hosted a presentation in its ongoing Kenneth L. Smoke Colloquium Series. Jessica J. Good, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Psychology at Davidson College in North Carolina gave a presentation on her ongoing research regarding stereotyping and discrimination entitled “Classroom Diversity: Emphasize Similarities or Embrace Differences?” Good began by...

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Hillel Hosts Vigil for Pittsburgh
Nov03

Hillel Hosts Vigil for Pittsburgh

By Thea Toocheck, Staff Writer On Friday at 3:30 in the Ballroom, nearly 180 students, staff, faculty, and community members gathered in a memorial for those who lost their lives in the Tree of Life Synagogue shooting on Saturday, Oct. 27. The tragedy occured when, during Shabbat morning services, a gunman entered the building, ultimately killing eleven people and wounding seven more. It is the deadliest attack on the Jewish community...

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Students Do the Time Warp Again at “Rocky Horror”
Nov01

Students Do the Time Warp Again at “Rocky Horror”

By Thea Toocheck, Staff Writer On Saturday night, the Attic buzzed in anticipation for the iconic annual rendition of The Rocky Horror Picture Show. Hosted by the Student Musical Theater club, students created a shadow cast, acting out the movie as it played on the wall behind them. Rocky Horror is a musical science fiction horror-comedy from the 1970s, produced as a parody tribute to the science fiction and B-list horror films of the...

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Downtown Farmers’ Markets Offer Fall Favorites
Oct20

Downtown Farmers’ Markets Offer Fall Favorites

By Thea Toocheck, Staff Writer If you ever stroll through town on a Saturday morning between April and October, you’ll be hard-pressed to miss all the tents that crop up both in the square and at the Gettysburg Transit Center. If you’re curious enough to investigate, you’ll find that you’ve discovered the two farmers’ markets of Gettysburg. The market in Lincoln Square is the Gettysburg Farmers’ Market, which is held 7:00 a.m.-12:00...

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