Gettysburg Magazine - Fall 2012

From the President

If only Congress could do what Gettysburg College did this past spring...
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What good is globalization?
We ask four faculty members - one each from the arts, humanities, sciences, and social sciences - to parse globalization's costs and opportunities.

The campus USO
During World War II, Gettysburg College women contributed to the home front effort through the USO (United Service Organization).

Rebuilding communities
Gettysburg alumni have played a vital role in the dramatic revival of two iconic New Jersey cities.

Alex von Humboldt's secretary
Thomas Jefferson hailed him as one of history's greatest scientists. A treasure in Musselman Library links Humboldt to Gettysburg.



Do great work

Class notes

You can find class notes beginning on page 31 of the pdf of the magazine or by logging in to myGettysburg.

Parting shot - Dr. Orin Levine '89 - Unexpected returns