DPS Crime Log: October 7 – 13, 2019
Oct16

DPS Crime Log: October 7 – 13, 2019

Compiled by Kaley Michael, Staff Writer October 7, 2019 (Monday) Vandalism of Door Hangings at Huber Hall; Closed – Referred to SRR Vandalism: Damage to Building (Spray Paint) at 343 Carlisle Street; Open – Under Investigation by DPS October 8, 2019 (Tuesday) No incidents reported October 9, 2019 (Wednesday) Disorderly Conduct: Harassment (Not Physical) at 300 Block West Lincoln Avenue; Closed – Referred to SRR...

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Weekly Event Roundup: October 16 – 20, 2019
Oct16

Weekly Event Roundup: October 16 – 20, 2019

By Maura Breth, Staff Writer Wednesday, Oct. 16: Science Game Night Oct. 16 at 5 p.m. in McCreary 202 Join Biosphere for a fun night of board games and mozzarella sticks! Thursday, Oct. 17: The Clothesline Project Oct. 17 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Stine Lake Join this community-building event held to raise awareness of domestic violence Sponsored by the Women’s Center, the Office of Sexual Respect and Title IX, and Students...

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14th Annual Gondwe Lecture: Léonce Ndikumana Presents on Capital Flight and Debt in Africa
Oct15

14th Annual Gondwe Lecture: Léonce Ndikumana Presents on Capital Flight and Debt in Africa

By Phoebe Doscher, News Editor Mara Auditorium was almost filled to capacity on Thursday evening for the 14th annual Derrick K. Gondwe Memorial Lecture on Social and Economic Justice, co-sponsored by the Africana Studies Program, the Department of Economics, and the Events Planning and Coordinating Committee. This year, Distinguished Chair and Professor of Economics at the University of Massachusetts Amherst Léonce Ndikumana presented...

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Academic Advising Committee Addresses Student Concern at Senate Meeting
Oct12

Academic Advising Committee Addresses Student Concern at Senate Meeting

By Garrett Adams, Staff Writer Associate Dean of College Life Jim Duffy and Director of the Jaeger Center and Campus Recreation Cindy Wright, two members of the Academic Advising Committee, dominated the agenda for Monday night’s Student Senate meeting, followed by amendments, club recognition, and funding. The Academic Advising Committee is charged with reviewing the academic advising on campus and its effect on the students...

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Homecoming Weekend 2019 Draws Alumni Back to Campus
Oct11

Homecoming Weekend 2019 Draws Alumni Back to Campus

By Maura Breth and Taylor Russo, Staff Writers Gettysburg College and the surrounding community welcomed back alumni to celebrate this year’s Homecoming Weekend from Oct. 4-6. Alumni from all over and from a wide span of class years came back to campus to enjoy various events including panels held by various departments and alumni relations, the class of 2014’s Five Year Reunion social and photo opportunity, Greek Life picnics and...

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Gettysburg Students and Community Members Visit Biglerville’s 55th National Apple Harvest Festival
Oct11

Gettysburg Students and Community Members Visit Biglerville’s 55th National Apple Harvest Festival

By Emma Canfora, Contributing Writer The National Apple Harvest Festival in Adams County took place last weekend and will continue next weekend, Oct. 12 and 13. Just a 15-minute drive from campus at the South Mountain Fairgrounds, the festival kicked off the fall season.  Between the sweet smell of strawberry jam, the sounds of laughter from the children’s petting zoo, and more apple-related memorabilia than anyone could ever...

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