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Features - Fall 2014

Making Gettysburg and Great Inseparable

Our liberal arts model is the education for the future. What will it take to ensure a 24/7, fullblown, high-impact experience for future Gettysburgians?

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Connecting the past, present, and future with Gettysburgians on campus for Homecoming and the Campaign Kick-Off Weekend.


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Michael Birkner

Franklin Professor of Liberal Arts & Professor of History

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Birkner's scholarship has focused on aspects of 19th- and 20th-century America: political, urban, oral and biographical history. In the past he has written about the presidency of Dwight D. Eisenhower, with special interest in the role of his Chief of Staff Sherman Adams. His most recent book, James Buchanan and the Coming of the Civil War, has been featured on the Pennsylvania Cable Network.

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American history

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