Class of 2019 President Reaffirms Support of Wagner as Commencement Speaker
Apr30

Class of 2019 President Reaffirms Support of Wagner as Commencement Speaker

By Phoebe Doscher, Assistant News Editor On Monday, April 29, President of the Class of 2019 Olivia Lanctot sent out an email update to the senior class reaffirming her support to appoint Josh Wagner as the senior Commencement speaker. The update comes following the petition to remove Wagner as Commencement speaker when copies of his article “13 Places Safer than FIJI Basement on Friday Night: Number 11 will Shock You!” from the 2018...

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New Faculty Spotlight: Charlotte Werbe
Apr25

New Faculty Spotlight: Charlotte Werbe

By Phoebe Doscher, Assistant News Editor A new face on campus, but already a strong impact on student life, Professor Charlotte Werbe, Assistant Professor in the French Department and Affiliate Professor to Judaic Studies, came to Gettysburg at the start of the 2018-2019 term at the tail end of earning her doctorate degree from Princeton University. Werbe currently teaches French language courses, from elementary FREN 104 to...

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Griffiths and Cray Meld Insight on Climate Change and Income Inequality in Eisenhower Institute Lecture
Apr24

Griffiths and Cray Meld Insight on Climate Change and Income Inequality in Eisenhower Institute Lecture

By Phoebe Doscher, Assistant News Editor Dr. Charles Griffiths ‘86 and Mr. Charlie Cray presented on Tuesday, Apr. 16 as part of an Eisenhower Institute event on the imminent threat of climate change and its disproportionately negative impact on communities with low incomes. Griffiths, a Senior Economist for the Environmental Protection Agency and Adjunct Professor at Johns Hopkins University and Cray, a senior research specialist at...

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Outerspace Hosts Second Annual Queer Prom
Apr21

Outerspace Hosts Second Annual Queer Prom

By Phoebe Doscher, Assistant News Editor Food, dancing, and ‘80s-themed outfits were all themes of this year’s Queer Prom, sponsored by Outerspace. Along with support from the Office of LGBTQA+ Advocacy and Education, Outerspace hosted around 75 attendees in the Attic last weekend on Friday, April 12 for the second annual event. The students cycled in and out throughout the night, some taking advantage of the joint outer-space and...

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Vanda Felbab-Brown Analyzes Post-Conflict Afghanistan in Eisenhower Institute Lecture
Apr17

Vanda Felbab-Brown Analyzes Post-Conflict Afghanistan in Eisenhower Institute Lecture

By Phoebe Doscher, Assistant News Editor On Thursday, April 11, Dr. Vanda Felbab-Brown presented on the consequences of the United States policy in Afghanistan following the war as part of the Eisenhower Institute Discussions series. Felbab-Brown, a senior fellow in the Center for 21st Century Security and Intelligence in the Foreign Policy program at the Brookings Institution, shared her insight on international conflicts and U.S....

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