College Appoints Marc Goldman to Lead Center for Career Development
Jan14

College Appoints Marc Goldman to Lead Center for Career Development

By Benjamin Pontz, Managing News Editor Marc Goldman, who has served since 2007 as Executive Director of the Yeshiva University Career Center, will be the next Executive Director of the Center for Career Development at Gettysburg College. According to an email sent by Dean of Students Julie Ramsey obtained by The Gettysburgian, Goldman will begin February 26. Goldman replaces Kathy Williams, who retired last June after 19 years in the...

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College In Process of Hiring Mellon Faculty Fellows
Dec28

College In Process of Hiring Mellon Faculty Fellows

By Benjamin Pontz, Managing News Editor As part of an $800,000 grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation secured last February, Gettysburg College is in the process of hiring its first cohort of Mellon Faculty Fellows. The cohort will begin next fall. The fellows, who “possess the experience, knowledge and skills to support underrepresented students,” and, in many cases, will come from diverse backgrounds themselves, will...

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Eight Gettysburg Faculty Members Receive Tenure
Dec21

Eight Gettysburg Faculty Members Receive Tenure

This slideshow requires JavaScript. By Benjamin Pontz, Managing News Editor At the final faculty meeting of the semester, Provost Christopher Zappe announced that eight faculty members had been approved to receive tenure and would be promoted to associate professor next fall from their current appointments as assistant professors. The faculty members are: Chris Barlett (Psychology) Kathy Berenson (Psychology) Ryan Kerney (Biology)...

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After Initial Search Fails, College Appoints Interim Title IX Coordinator as McCary Departs
Dec16

After Initial Search Fails, College Appoints Interim Title IX Coordinator as McCary Departs

By Benjamin Pontz, Managing News Editor Jennifer McCary’s tenure as Associate Dean for Violence Prevention and Title IX Coordinator in the College Life Office at Gettysburg College ended last week after she moved on to a position back at her alma mater, Bowling Green State University, as Assistant Vice President for Student Affairs and Title IX Officer. As the college continues to seek a replacement, Director of Student Rights...

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Frigon Signs Letter to DeVos Urging Reconsideration of Changes to Title IX Guidelines
Dec13

Frigon Signs Letter to DeVos Urging Reconsideration of Changes to Title IX Guidelines

By Benjamin Pontz, Managing News Editor Student Senate President Luke Frigon ’18 signed a letter Monday along with more than 200 student government leaders from across the country addressed to Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos urging her to reconsider her intent to rescind Department of Education guidelines pertaining to sexual assault under Title IX issued during the Obama era. The letter, which is embedded below as it...

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College Celebrates the Life of Gordon Haaland
Dec11

College Celebrates the Life of Gordon Haaland

By Sarah Kirkpatrick, Staff Writer Gettysburg College held a memorial service Sunday in the Campus Union Building Ballroom honoring the college’s 12th president, Gordon Haaland, who served the college from 1990 to 2004. The event provided Haaland’s colleagues and friends with an opportunity to mourn his sudden loss and celebrate his legacy. Speakers stood in front of the former president’s image and shared their fondest memories of...

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