Field hockey mid-season review: a look at the Lady Bullets’ competitive season
Oct20

Field hockey mid-season review: a look at the Lady Bullets’ competitive season

By Matt Hutcheon, Contributing Writer In the past week, the women’s field hockey team has suffered two losses. First was a tough defeat against the rival Diplomats from Franklin & Marshall College on Wednesday. In a slow game, with only ten combined shots on net for the two teams, the Bullets were defeated 2-0. Goals by the Diplomats in the last ten minutes of the first and second halves propelled them to victory. The...

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Gettysburg Volleyball Falls in Tri-match
Oct19

Gettysburg Volleyball Falls in Tri-match

By Gabi Eglinton, Contributing Writer The Gettysburg College Volleyball team suffered two losses Saturday in a tri-match against host Muhlenberg College and Clarkson University. In the Centennial Conference match-up against the third place Muhlenberg Mules, Gettysburg, ranked fifth in the conference, fell 3-0. The Lady Bullets began the noontime match with a series of service and attack errors. The Bullets had 18 errors to the Mules’...

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Open Access Week Seeks to Address “Textbook Crisis”
Oct19

Open Access Week Seeks to Address “Textbook Crisis”

By Gauri Mangala, Staff Writer Jay Hauser ‘19 spent $391.43 for a single course’s materials during his first semester at Gettysburg College. “I had a class where we read classical text of [political] philosophy. But only sections of each text. But we had to buy the books. No one ever tried to bring in open source online copies of them and the professor did not provide them. Instead we spent a lot of money on like twentyish books and...

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Sunderman Spotlight: Kelly Reymann
Oct18

Sunderman Spotlight: Kelly Reymann

By Michelle Grosser, Staff Writer What is your major? Bachelor of Music Education What is your instrument? Voice Mezzo-Soprano What has been the most important part of your conservatory experience? All of the ensembles I have been in because they are where I have met the most people and had the most meaningful musical experiences. I have had the opportunity to participate in all four choirs at one point or another over my time here,...

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Women’s Soccer Wins Two on the Road
Oct18

Women’s Soccer Wins Two on the Road

Senior Shannon Brady scored the game winner late against Franklin & Marshall (Photo courtesy of Gettysburg College Athletics) By Peter Zhang, Staff Writer The Gettysburg College Women’s soccer team currently stands in 3rd place in the Centennial Conference behind Johns Hopkins and McDaniel. The Bullets have a 71.4% winning rate with a 7-4-2 record overall and 5-2 Centennial Conference record. Most recently, Gettysburg has had two...

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Liberal Values
Oct17

Liberal Values

By Nick Arbaugh, Guest Columnist There is no sadder state of affairs than when a student must defend liberal values from the encroachment of a college that purports to be dedicated to their preservation. We students, who have come from many a background to learn, debate, and share ideas, should be committed to freely do so without fear of institutional retaliation. Yet, of course, we are not. The pervasive and destructive condemnation...

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