Ramsey Apologizes to Students Affected by Hanson Mold
Feb27

Ramsey Apologizes to Students Affected by Hanson Mold

By Benjamin Pontz, Managing News Editor One day after a heated airing of grievances relating to the ongoing mold situation at Hanson HallĀ at the Gettysburg College Student Senate meeting where students castigated the college — and Associate Dean of College Life for Residential and First-Year Programs Keira Kant, who came to the meeting to field questions and hear student concerns — for not apologizing to Hanson residents,...

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Kant Offers No Apology for Mold Issue in Fiery Student Senate Meeting
Feb27

Kant Offers No Apology for Mold Issue in Fiery Student Senate Meeting

The TL;DR Keira Kant, Associate Dean of College Life for Residential and First-Year Programs, answered questions at Monday night’s Student Senate meeting relating to the Hanson Hall mold situation in what started as a largely respectful dialogue and metamorphosed into a seemingly cathartic venting of grievances. Students expressed frustrations with what they view as a lack of communication and concern for the Hanson residents...

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Hanson Residents Will Receive $250 Compensation Due to Mold
Feb19

Hanson Residents Will Receive $250 Compensation Due to Mold

By Benjamin Pontz, Managing News Editor Residents of Hanson Hall, a first-year residence hall affected by mold that is currently being remediated, will receive $250 in compensation to “defray the costs of relocation and cleaning,” Associate Dean of College Life for Residential and First-Year Programs Keira Kant said in an email to Hanson Hall residents Monday morning. “While I realize this may not be the outcome that...

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College Says No Decision Yet on Priority Housing for Hanson Basement Residents
Feb09

College Says No Decision Yet on Priority Housing for Hanson Basement Residents

By Jamie Welch, Editor-in-Chief Gettysburg College is denying a report that students displaced from Hanson Hall basement by the mold will receive priority lottery numbers in the sophomore housing lottery this year. The report, released by Gettysburg News Network Friday, suggested that a decision had been made to offer those students affected by the mold priority housing, but Jamie Yates, Executive Director of Communications &...

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Mold Remediation Will Temporarily Displace Hanson Hall Residents
Feb03

Mold Remediation Will Temporarily Displace Hanson Hall Residents

By Benjamin Pontz, Managing News Editor After mold was discovered in the basement of Hanson Hall, a first-year residential facility in the East Quad at Gettysburg College, residents of the all-female floor, the only such single gender floor in first-year residential facilities, were relocated to other vacant locations on campus for the remainder of the spring semester. An email from Associate Dean of College Life for Residential and...

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