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Gettysburg College cited in Chronicle of Higher Ed article about studying abroad

Kate Freyhof ’11 and Samantha Brandauer, assistant director of Off-Campus Studies at Gettysburg College, were recently quoted in a Chronicle of Higher Education article about the gender imbalance... Learn More


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Invited to Saudi Arabia, Gettysburg student has ‘eye-opening experience’

After receiving a special invitation from the National Council on U.S.-Arab Relations, Luke Feltz ’12 spent two weeks living and learning in Saudi Arabia.

Joining eight other students ...

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Students visit Africa to probe development and health; photo gallery

From doctors and diamond-company executives to diplomats and charging elephants, ten Gettysburg College students experienced the rich diversity of Africa firsthand as they examined issues of development...

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Gettysburg College students travel to Britain to study ancient artifacts

What if Stonehenge were relocated to a museum and replica stones were erected at the original site? Would the site still feel sacred? Would the fake stones be sacred? And how about the original stones...

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Study abroad an 'incredible' experience, student says

Studying in Spain was "one of the most incredible things I ever did in my life," said Jen Lech, a Spanish and psychology double-major.

During four and a half months abroad, she said, "one of...

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Photo of the Day contest winner chosen by razor-thin margin

A one-vote margin decided Gettysburg College's Photo of the Day contest.

With 93 of 392 ballots cast, Spanish and psychology major Jen Lech, Class of 2010, will receive an eight-gigabyte iPod...

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Gettysburg College grad wins Elie Wiesel ethics essay award

A Gettysburg College graduate was a winner in the Elie Wiesel Prize In Ethics Essay Contest for 2009.

Alexander Englert graduated in May with a major in philosophy. His essay, written while ...

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Student's photos highlight study-abroad experiences in Bahamas, Denmark, Africa

To some travelers, the Bahamas, Copenhagen, and Africa might sound like a dream vacation: fun in the sun, clubbing, and a safari.

But for Katharine "GK" Hickey, Class of 2010, those three Learn More


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Rise Up, an essay by Bryan S Zerbe '88

"Fadhel can help you," my new colleague told me. Fadhel, a soft-spoken, Western-dressing Bahraini, worked for the chief operating officer. I went to see him and told him I needed to buy a car. "What...

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From Nicaragua to Gettysburg, students serve others through internships

"How can I complain about living in a small dorm room when these children live in cramped conditions ... and wear the same clothes basically every day?" asked Margaret White, one of 11 Gettysburg...

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Jazz Ensemble to perform May 18 before traveling to Greece, Italy

GETTYSBURG, Pa. - A precursor to a ten-day performance trip to Greece and Italy, Gettysburg College's Jazz Ensemble will perform a farewell concert May 18 on campus.

The 7 p.m. performance...

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Study abroad gives Gettysburg College students a global education

Nationally, only about two percent of all undergraduates study overseas, but at Gettysburg College, that figure is a whopping 50 percent.

Nearly 90 programs help prepare students for today&rsquo...

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Gettysburg College students visit France to study immigration tensions

Few tourists see the Paris that members of a Gettysburg College senior seminar experienced during a field trip to examine racial tensions there.

The four French majors, led by Prof. Florence...

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Distinctive Programs

Gettysburg College offers distinctive programs that enhance the quality of the liberal arts experience for students:

Civil War Institute


Eisenhower Institute


Garthwait Leadership Center


Sunderman Conservatory of Music


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