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Great jobs, great lives

A Gettysburg education is the surest path toward developing the kind of intellectual power the world needs. From day one, Gettysburg prepares its students to be thinkers and doers – engaged citizens... Learn More


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From Jack Kerouac to the labor market, meet 2014’s Mellon Summer Scholars

Each year, while many of their classmates are at summer internships and jobs around the country and the world, a cohort of Gettysburg students remains on campus to pursue their academic passions. While...

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Gburg Off-Campus, Part 4: Samantha Poteste ’15 engages the D.C. nonprofit world

More than half of Gettysburg students spend at least one semester studying off-campus. In 2013, the Institute of International Education recognized this commitment ...

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Rats! Psych Prof. Steve Siviy’s research with students goes global

What does a rat’s behavior during play have to do with anxiety in children? That is one of the questions psychology Prof....

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A hands-on approach: Prof. Rimvydas Baltaduonis conducts new econ research

Economics Prof. Rimvydas Baltaduonis is not only embracing the concept of a global education, he’s taking it to the next level...

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Prof. Chris Fee's homelessness First-Year Seminar featured in Washington Post

English Prof. Chris Fee's First-Year Seminar on homelessness was featured in an Oct. 12 Washington Post article.

Fee's seminar, Trying to Find a Way Back Home: An Introduction to the Literature...

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Bienvenidos a ECON 255: La pobreza y la salud en las Américas

An enthusiastic communicator, Economics Prof. Eileen Stillwaggon knows the value of using multiple languages for working in an integrated global economy. During the...

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Entrepreneurial Fellowship helps student launch venture

Wei Xiong ’15 saw a need on campus.

Each semester, students sign up for their courses. And each semester, there is a list of books students need to buy. Depending on a students course load...

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Elliptigo or no-go? Health sciences prof and students test fitness product

It seems that almost every day there’s a new fitness product on the market – always alleging faster, stronger, or better results. Learn More


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Einstein, Alice, and Gimbel: First-Year Seminar, mentorship set alum on new path

A First-Year Seminar can have a big impact on the life of a student. Just ask Jeff Maynes ’05 whose life and career looks completely different than he thought it would thirteen years after he ...

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Orientation 2014: Journal of a Residence Coordinator [Updated 9-1]

Residence Coordinator and Orientation aficionado Abby Conner ’15 will be keeping a journal over the next week as Gettysburg College welcomes...

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First-Year Walk speaker has walked a mile in students’ shoes

World War I scholar, professor, assistant director of Gettysburg College’s Civil War Institute (CWI), these are just a few of the distinctions held...

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Welcome Class of 2018: Orientation highlights, photos, videos, and more!

Welcome, Class of 2018! Today, 724 students arrived on campus from their homes across the country and world.

Opening Day is always one of the most exciting days of the year, and we invite you...

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Top Orientation traditions and experiences at a glance

Once the entire first-year class arrives on campus this week, they have several days of Orientation ahead of them. The few days before classes start serve as an opportunity for them to get to know campus...

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Technology brings the travels of Victorian explorers to life

While on vacation in Rockland, Maine, English Professor Suzanne Flynn stepped into a local used book shop and came across an illustrated book...

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In Her Words: Music standout Alice Broadway ’14 tells of journey to Brazil

A year ago, I would never have thought that one trip could completely reshape my senior year at Gettysburg College, creating opportunities for further travel and introducing me to a global community...

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Flipping the classroom: Physics Prof. Tim Good uses technology to engage students with classwork

What made a 24-year veteran of the Gettysburg College faculty decide to try a completely new teaching style?

“There’s been a lot of research done on physics education over the years...

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Salamander Science

“Biologists live in the details,” said Gettysburg College Assistant Professor of Biology Ryan Kerney. “Students are amazed by how much we can still learn from studying local species...

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Students use physics to unpack DNA, one molecule at a time

If two individuals have the same genetic predisposition for breast cancer, why does one person develop cancer while the other does not?

Is it possible to use physics to help ensure that these...

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Faculty seminar studies food insecurity and global health in India

This May, as the Class of 2014 prepared to embark upon new educational and professional paths, a group of seven Gettysburg faculty boarded a plane ready to embark upon their own journey.

Over...

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