16 ways to know it’s Finals Week at Gettysburg College

Finals

It’s Finals Week at Gettysburg College! Our students are scattered throughout campus, studying hard for their exams and striving to do great work. Read below to see if you can recognize any telltale signs that it’s finals time at Gettysburg.

1. Coffee is always close at hand.

Coffee is always close at hand

2. Floor space is valuable real estate.

Floor space is valuable real estate

3. A seat near an outlet is as good as gold.

A seat near an outlet is as good as gold

4. There’s no substitute for a comfy chair.

There’s no substitute for a comfy chair

5. You find creative ways to motivate your fellow Gettysburgians.

You find creative ways to motivate your fellow Gettysburgians

6. Our bustling gym has gone silent.

Our bustling gym has gone silent

7. “Study group, assemble!”

Study group, assemble

8. Your iTunes playlist has been on repeat for the past four days.

Your iTunes playlist has been on repeat for the past four days

9. Professors provide helpful tips to excel on the exams.

Faculty

10. Busting out the white board = You mean business.

Busting out the white board

11. Adirondack chairs are calling your name.

Adirondack chairs are calling your name

12. You gravitate to your favorite studying sanctuary.

You gravitate to your favorite studying sanctuary

13. Need to refuel? Servo has you covered. (Watch the 12 Days of Finals Servo video)

Need to refuel Servo has you covered

14. Stine Lake today, the beach tomorrow.

Stine Lake today, the beach tomorrow

15. You’re working hard to be Gettysburg great…

You’re working hard to be Gettysburg great

16. And it will pay off!

And it will payoff
 

Know of more signs it’s Finals Week at Gettysburg? Be sure to list them in the comments section below or share them on Facebook.

Founded in 1832, Gettysburg College is a highly selective four-year residential college of liberal arts and sciences with a strong academic tradition that includes Rhodes Scholars, a Nobel laureate and other distinguished scholars among its alumni. The college enrolls 2,600 undergraduate students and is located on a 200-acre campus adjacent to the Gettysburg National Military Park in Pennsylvania.

Contact: Mike Baker, assistant director of communications, 717.337.6521

Posted: Wed, 7 May 2014

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