Student Assistants

Brianna Kirk is an American Studies major with minors in Civil War Era Studies and Education. She is a junior from West Chester, Pennsylvania, and came to Gettysburg College to pursue her passion for the Civil War. Her extracurricular activities on campus include membership in the Bullets Marching Band, serving as Drum Major, Symphony Band, and Clarinet Ensemble. Brianna is also involved with Disciple Makers Christian Fellowship, and is a student assistant for the Civil War Era Studies Department.


Karen Norris is a senior with a Justice and Conflict Studies major and minors in Civil War Era Studies and Spanish. She has studied abroad in Uganda, Rwanda, and Mexico focusing on geopolitical conflict and refugee issues.


Sarah Johnson is a junior History Major and Civil War Era Studies Minor. In addition to being a student assistant, she is a Peer Learning Associate (PLA) for the CWES Department and is also involved in Disciple Makers Christian Fellowship.


Lincoln Fitch is a senior History major with minors in Political Science and Civil War Era Studies. He is a Peer Learning Associate (PLA) for the department. Lincoln's extracurricular activities include Disciple Makers Christian Fellowship and International Affairs/Model UN.