New Social Spaces for Plank Basement Revealed in Email to Students
Sep28

New Social Spaces for Plank Basement Revealed in Email to Students

By Laken Franchetti, Editor-in-Chief Director of Student Activities & Greek Life Jon Allen and Associate Vice President of Facilities Planning & Management Jim Biesecker sent an email to students on Thursday detailing the new social spaces coming to Plank Basement. The spaces come after an initiative to improve event and informal spaces on campus for students. In the spring of 2023, a group of students were brought together to...

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Faculty Meeting News and Notes: Sept. 21, 2023
Sep22

Faculty Meeting News and Notes: Sept. 21, 2023

By Laken Franchetti, Editor-in-Chief President Bob Iuliano began Thursday’s faculty meeting by recognizing how members of the Board of Trustees were in attendance. He thanked them for what they do for Gettysburg College and for being present at the meeting. Iuliano then acknowledged that a $1.5 million endowment was gifted to the college in order to establish the Ann McIlhenny Harward interdisciplinary fund for culture and music. This...

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Campus Safety Crime Log: Sept. 11 – Sept. 17, 2023
Sep21

Campus Safety Crime Log: Sept. 11 – Sept. 17, 2023

Compiled by Laken Franchetti, Editor-in-Chief Monday, Sept. 11 Disorderly Conduct: W Stevens Street; Closed (Transferred to Gettysburg Police Department) Disorderly Conduct, Trespass, Unlawful Fireworks Discharge & Littering: 113 W Broadway (Lambda Chi Alpha); Closed (Transferred to Gettysburg Police Department) Tuesday, Sept. 12 Underage Possession & Transportation of Alcohol, Furnishing Alcohol to Minors: 104 West Water...

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Counseling and Wellness Services Hold Fresh Check Day
Sep21

Counseling and Wellness Services Hold Fresh Check Day

By Laken Franchetti, Editor-in-Chief On Wednesday, Fresh Check Day was held on Stine Lake from 12 to 3 p.m. Fresh Check Day is a concept created by The Jordan Porco Foundation (JPF), and the event is designed to bring the campus community together to “check-in” on the mental health and wellness of college students. Student organizations and clubs held booths at the event that discussed self-care, the positive impact creativity and art...

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Campus Safety Crime Log: Sept. 4 – Sept. 10, 2023
Sep14

Campus Safety Crime Log: Sept. 4 – Sept. 10, 2023

Compiled by Laken Franchetti, Editor-in-Chief Monday, Sept. 4 Harassment: Paul Hall; Closed (Referred to SRR & Title IX) Vandalism: Musselman Hall; Closed (No Known Suspects or Witnesses) Stalking – VAWA Definition and Harassment: Nonspecific On Campus Locations; Closed (Referred to Title IX Office) Vandalism: 104 West Water (ATO); Closed (Organization Referred to OSAGL) Tuesday, Sept. 5 Vandalism: 104 West Water (ATO);...

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