Storm dumps two feet of snow on campus; photo galleries

Gettysburg College was not immune from the giant snowstorm that hammered the mid-Atlantic region Feb. 5 and 6.

Students made the best of the situation, playing football in the snow, digging snow caves, and strolling through the drifts.

Accumulation totaled approximately two feet.

Gettysburg College is a highly selective four-year residential college of liberal arts and sciences. With a student body of approximately 2,500, it is located on a 200-acre campus adjacent to the Gettysburg National Military Park in Pennsylvania. The college was founded in 1832.

Galleries by Jim Hale, Alyssa Armster-Wikoff, Jen Brennan and Lynn Burke

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Founded in 1832, Gettysburg College is a highly selective four-year residential college of liberal arts and sciences with a strong academic tradition. Alumni include Rhodes Scholars, a Nobel laureate, and other distinguished scholars. The college enrolls 2,600 undergraduate students and is located on a 200-acre campus adjacent to the Gettysburg National Military Park in Pennsylvania.

Posted: Mon, 8 Feb 2010


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