Name: Emily Wass
Title/Dept: Associate Director of Creative Services, Communications and Marketing

Campus Box 0422
Pennsylvania Hall
300 North Washington St.
Gettysburg, PA 17325-1400

Phone: (717) 337 - 6807

BFA- University of The Arts, 2004

Emily Wass

Emily Wass earned her Bachelor's Degree in Graphic Design from the University the Arts in Philadelphia. She also has extensive training in photography, ceramics, and art therapy. Emily had the privilege of doing design and marketing for Papa John's, Friendly's, Horn and Hardart, Aetna and Aventis Pharmaceuticals. In 2006 Emily started working as a graphic designer at Gettysburg College, where today she is director of design services. Emily is known for producing innovative design solutions that push the limits of traditional design and environmental graphics. Her design work has won awards regionally, nationally, and internationally, and her work has been on exhibit in Philadelphia and Beijing, China.  
Some of the projects Emily has worked on:

Environmental Graphics

  • Commons Coffee Shop - visual identity and signage development
  • The Bullet Hole – new visual identity and seating area graphics/displays
  • The Center for Athletics,Recreation,and Fitness - visual identity graphics/displays
  • Kline Theater lobby – visual display Events
  • Majestic Theater windows


  • Eisenhower Institute Newseum – Invites, programs and support visuals for branding of the event Marketing Visuals
  • Garthwait Leadership Center (GLC)
  • Civil War Institute (CWI)
  • 2010 College Calendar