Blizzard dumps another foot on campus; photo galleries

A blizzard dumped approximately a foot of snow on campus Feb. 9 and 10, for a total accumulation of some three feet in less an week.

The latest storm rolled in Tuesday afternoon and raged through the following night with heavy snow and strong winds, affecting operations on campus Wednesday and Thursday.

The previous storm, blanketing the Gettysburg area with about two feet, occurred Feb. 5 through 6. See three earlier photo galleries.

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.

Gallery by Jim Hale

Contact: Jim Hale, online content editor

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: Fri, 12 Feb 2010


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