Senate Welcomed New FY Senators and Discussed COVID-19 Behavior Rules
Sep03

Senate Welcomed New FY Senators and Discussed COVID-19 Behavior Rules

By Kyle Beatty, staff writer President Kurtis Grey ‘21 welcomed all students and senators to the second student senate meeting of the academic year, held over Zoom on Monday, August 31st. After roll call, Parliamentarian Lauren Browning ‘22 noted that to be added to the roll, clubs should register or renew their registration through Engage Gettysburg. Grey and Secretary Jenna Giordano ‘23 welcomed the newly elected first-year senators...

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The First Week of College During COVID-19
Aug28

The First Week of College During COVID-19

By Alli Dayton, Contributing Writer When I first discovered that Gettysburg College made the decision for students to follow a residential model this year, despite the COVID-19 pandemic, I was elated. Residential learning is an essential aspect of the Gettysburg College experience and I am certain that every student continues to be grateful for our ability to live on campus. As a first-year student, I assumed that I would experience...

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MLB Season Shortened Due to COVID-19
Aug26

MLB Season Shortened Due to COVID-19

By Kyle Miller, Staff Writer A few months ago, with the outbreak of the coronavirus and the growing frustration between Major League Baseball (MLB) players and owners, it seemed like the MLB season was on the verge of cancellation. Players were disappointed with the amount of money they would be paid for a shortened season, but after a few short weeks a deal was made — it was time for baseball. The agreement was a 60-game season...

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Opinion: COVID-19 Tests and College Promises
Aug13

Opinion: COVID-19 Tests and College Promises

By Kyle Beatty ‘23, Staff Writer    The College’s plan for the Fall return to campus presumes that COVID tests will be processed within 48 hours, a turnaround time that the White House’s testing czar recently called “not a possible benchmark we can achieve today.”  This year, students won’t start move-in day by greeting their friends and unpacking their bags. Each student will arrive on one of five move-in days, Monday, August...

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What to Expect at Musselman Library This Fall Semester
Aug11

What to Expect at Musselman Library This Fall Semester

By Musselman Library Staff As you are packing your final necessities and preparing for a fall semester like no other, you may be wondering how things will be different at Musselman Library. The Library staff created a short video covering the highlights of the changes. You can also find information on our Musselman Library Resources and Services Fall 2020 guide. Here are some of the changes made at Musselman Library in order to keep...

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