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Invited to Saudi Arabia, Gettysburg student has ‘eye-opening experience’

After receiving a special invitation from the National Council on U.S.-Arab Relations, Luke Feltz ’12 spent two weeks living and learning in Saudi Arabia.

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What would Pres. Eisenhower say? EI Fellows connect past to present-day politics

What would Ike say about politics in America today?

Former Presidential speechwriter Kasey Pipes and media commentator Jennifer Donahue, who are fellows of Gettysburg College's Eisenhower Institute...

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U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack meets students at Gettysburg College

Gettysburg College's Eisenhower Institute (EI) hosted U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack on campus Jan. 25.

Vilsack met with students and faculty members as part of the EI's Women In Leadership...

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EI fellow predicts eroding support for Romney in NH primary

Political expert Jennifer Donahue, Cardin Fellow of Public Policy at Gettysburg College’s Eisenhower Institute, predicts that despite strong numbers heading into this week’s primary, support...

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Gettysburg College students interact with legislators from around the world

Imagine meeting the leader of a global organization in the nation's capital. What would you say and how would you act?

Five Gettysburg College students experienced that rare opportunity...

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Political commentator Chris Matthews to speak Nov. 14

Chris Matthews, political commentator and television host, will speak about presidential leadership Nov. 14 at Gettysburg College.

As part of the Eisenhower Institute Campus Speaker Series, the...

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Global citizens: Meet the Eisenhower Institute Undergraduate Fellows

Gettysburg College's Eisenhower Institute (EI) has selected six students to serve as Undergraduate Fellows for the 2011-2012 academic year.

The EI Undergraduate Fellows program offers a select...

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EI fellow Jennifer Donahue discusses Bachmann candidacy on Hardball; video

Jennifer Donahue, a public policy fellow with the Eisenhower Institute at Gettysburg College, appeared on MSNBC's Hardball with Chris Matthews June 14 to discuss whether U.S. Rep. Michele Bachmann...

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2009-10 Eisenhower Institute Speaker Series Videos

The 2009-10 Eisenhower Institute Speaker Series at Gettysburg College featured 2 prominent journalists. In October Howard Fineman, Newsweek...

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Gwen Ifill to speak about why politics matter April 8

Gwen Ifill will speak on "Breaking Through: Why Politics Matters" April 8 at 7:30 p.m. in the Gettysburg College Union Building, Room 260.

Ifill is moderator and managing editor of "Washington...

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Chesapeake Bay and the environment to be talk topic March 18

An expert on the Chesapeake Bay will speak March 18 at Gettysburg College.

The talk, "Chesapeake in Peril: Why a Dark Green Awakening is Needed to Save the Chesapeake," will take place at 7:30...

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Students visit Africa to probe development and health; photo gallery

From doctors and diamond-company executives to diplomats and charging elephants, ten Gettysburg College students experienced the rich diversity of Africa firsthand as they examined issues of development...

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Mentoring program gives students behind-the-scenes view of Washington, D.C.

Sixteen Gettysburg College students took part in Inside Politics, a semester-long mentoring and research experience on campus and in Washington, D.C.

This fall's Inside Politics expert-in-residence...

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In Ike’s footsteps: Student-fellows tackle public policy issues

Twelve students make up this year's group of undergraduate fellows at the Eisenhower Institute at Gettysburg College. As fellows, the students develop leadership skills and grow their knowledge and ...

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New York Times columnist to speak Sept. 16

New York Times columnist Bob Herbert will speak at Gettysburg College Sept. 16 as part of the Eisenhower Institute's 2009 Fall Speaker Series.

The 7:30 p.m. lecture will take place in the College...

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Student and professor conduct research in Africa

How do AIDS and poverty interact?

Gettysburg College senior Atlang Mompe and economics Prof. Eileen Stillwaggon...

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Students network with policy professionals in Washington, DC

Gettysburg College students networked with policy professionals during an intensive three-day career-building event in Washington, D.C.

Twenty-one students met with federal officials and ...

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Why is Cheney so vocal? Gettysburg College prof offers answer

The San Francisco Chronicle turned to a Gettysburg College professor for analysis of former Vice-president Dick Cheney’s very public defense of the Bush administration’s national ...

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ACLU litigator to speak Feb. 24 at Gettysburg College

GETTYSBURG, Pa. - Security in a democratic society will be a lecture topic Feb. 24 at Gettysburg College.

The 7:30 p.m. talk by Jameel Jaffer, a litigator for the American Civil Liberties...

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Obama should visit China soon, former ambassador tells Gettysburg students

"China and the United States are facing common hurdles best overcome by working together," a former ambassador told students at Gettysburg College.

"If President Obama...

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