Gettysburg Magazine - Winter 2019

From the President

I have procrastinated on writing this message, as it is my last to appear in our College magazine. By the time the next issue appears, I will be in the process of transitioning out of the role of Gettysburg College president...
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Leading from within
Janet Morgan Riggs ’77, Gettysburg College’s 14th president, retires after 11 years of dedicated service.

A president’s place
Michael J. Birkner ’72, P’10 examines the historical role of Gettysburg College presidents since our founding.

Tick, tock
From science and music to philosophy and religion, Gettysburg professors and experts weigh in on an age-old question: “What is the meaning of time?”


Do great work

Class notes

You can find class notes beginning on page 39 of the pdf.

Parting Shot

David Brennan ’75, P’00, chair of the Board of Trustees, reflects on the legacy of President Janet Morgan Riggs ’77.