Campus Responds to Garthwait Photo
Feb20

Campus Responds to Garthwait Photo

By Mary Frasier, Staff Writer Yesterday morning, it came to the attention of the Gettysburg campus community that one of its alumni and Board of Trustees members, Robert Garthwait ’82, was photographed in a Nazi uniform costume in the college’s 1980 Spectrum yearbook. Pictured to the far right of the photo, the namesake of the college’s Garthwait Leadership Center is seen in a German soldier uniform with the bright red swastika...

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Photo Gallery: Robert Iuliano’s First Weekend at Gettysburg
Feb14

Photo Gallery: Robert Iuliano’s First Weekend at Gettysburg

This slideshow requires JavaScript. Photos by Mary Frasier, Director of Photography & Samantha Hann, Staff Photographer Captions by Benjamin Pontz ’20 and Gettysburgian...

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More than a Wall: Personal Account of an Immersion Trip to the U.S.-Mexico Border
Feb04

More than a Wall: Personal Account of an Immersion Trip to the U.S.-Mexico Border

By Mary Frasier, Staff Writer When deciding to apply for the El Paso, Texas/Mexico Immersion Project with the Center for Public Service, I thought it would be a great learning opportunity. Although I am a Political Science major and actively immerse myself in current events, I still felt ill-informed about current immigration policy and wanted a hands-on experience to truly comprehend what was happening at our nation’s border. The...

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George Rable Delivers 57th Annual Robert Fortenbaugh Memorial Lecture
Nov27

George Rable Delivers 57th Annual Robert Fortenbaugh Memorial Lecture

By Mary Frasier, Staff Writer On Monday, Nov. 19, the 57 Annual Robert Fortenbaugh Memorial Lecture took place at the Majestic Theater. The event is held in memory of Professor Robert Fortenbaugh, who taught in history department at Gettysburg College for over thirty years. The lecture takes place on Nov. 19 every year, in order to honor the anniversary of the Gettysburg Address. The Civil War Institute and History Department...

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Greek Life Discusses Cultural Appropriation in Halloween Costumes

By Mary Frasier, Director of Photography On Tuesday, Oct. 26, in CUB 260, the Diversity Peer Educators presented the event “Cultural Appropriation and Offensive Halloween Costumes.” This presentation was supported by the Gettysburg African Student Association, the International Club, and the Muslim Student Association. The Panhellenic Council began by introducing themselves and giving short descriptions of what their positions and...

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