Gettysburg Magazine - Winter 2013

From the President

When Bruce Gordon P’13 ’16 came to me last spring with his proposal to film 1,000 to 1: The Cory Weissman Story during the fall semester, I was sure that he was being unrealistic.
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Gettysburg genome
Genes we share with fungi may unlock the puzzle of cancer. Steve James ’80 and his students are searching for the key in common bread mold.

Bringing a great education within reach
How can Gettysburg afford to be affordable? A Q&A with Director of Financial Aid Chris Gormley

Hollywood comes to campus
A glimpse at the making of 1,000 to 1: The Cory Weissman Story

Happy Cog
From MTV’s glitz to Harvard’s heft to the soul of footwear giant
Zappos, ’92 grad Greg Hoy’s firm is at the forefront of Web design.



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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 - Prof. Scott Hancock - How far has America really progressed in 150 years?

Parting shot - Andrew Bothwell '13 - Solitude: A Blessed Break from War's Hell