Gettysburg College students enjoy a Thanksgiving dinner with friends

What do you do with 224 turkeys, 2,000 students, and 100 faculty and staff volunteers? Serve Thanksgiving dinner.


Each year the dining center hosts Thanksgiving dinner for the students. Seated with their friends, students are served a roasted turkey with all the fixings by faculty and staff. Students carve their own turkeys and celebrate the approaching holidays with their friends. Many Gettysburg College alums remember their Thanksgiving dinners and it truly has become a Gettysburg College tradition. 


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Another fall culinary treat was the annual Sigma Chi Chili Throw-down.



Posted: Wed, 19 Nov 2008


Thanksgiving dinner at Gettysburg was a favorite event with college family. The food was delicious, but even better - to have our professors there was fantastic and carving the turkey ourselves was a great experience! It was a wonderful sense of community and great way to enjoy and say happy holidays to all of our college friends and family.

Anne Semple Knowlton - 2001 | Posted Nov 20, 2012 11:34 AM



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