Virtual co-curricular programs and events

Your source for student events and programs taking place online due to COVID-19.

Events

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Better Together - Fall semester updates

We will return to residence this fall for the 2020–2021 academic year. View details.

Well-being

Check out resources like health and wellness guides, free online fitness, mindfulness moments, and more.

Self-care

Counseling Services

Religious and Spiritual Life (RSL)

Try RSL’s Instagram for virtual poetry moments, meditations, mindfulness, and more.

Alumni Relations

  • Take an orange & blue coloring break. Print out these campus scenes of Penn Hall and Musselman Library and you’ve got a coloring project for anyone at home who may need entertaining.

Fitness

Campus Recreation

Check out the website and Instagram for info on free daily streamed fitness classes, resources for being fit at home, and more.

Athletics

See the website for the Bullets Athletics response to COVID-19. Stay connected on Instagram and Facebook.

Financial Well-being

Coronavirus and Your Financial Health with iGrad: The Gettysburg College Financial Well-being Committee along with our partners at iGrad/Enrich have put together a collection of comprehensive resources with information and tips to help stay financially well during this COVID-10 pandemic. Access the Coronavirus Hub here. No iGrad account yet? Sign Up using your Gettysburg credentials to get started.

Key programs

These key programs continue to support students’ personal and interpersonal growth, development, and learning.

Center for Career Engagement (CCE)

Visit the website for the latest info on making an appointment, programs, and services. Stay connected on Instagram and Facebook.

Center for Public Service (CPS)

Check out CPS on Instagram and Facebook.

Civil War Institute (CWI)

Visit the CWI on Facebook and Instagram.

Eisenhower Institute (EI)

Connect to EI on Instagram and Facebook.

Garthwait Leadership Center (GLC)

See what the GLC is up to on Instagram and Facebook.

  • Views from the 202: Leadership Discussions with the GLC at Gettysburg College. Check out this new podcast directed at current and aspiring student leaders who are interested in further pursuing, developing, and refining their leadership knowledge and ability. Learn more and listen.

Multicultural Engagement (OME)

Check out all of OME’s virtual programming and events on Instagram and Facebook, and LGBTQIA+ Life on Instagram.

  • Leadership Toolkit series. Students can participate in one, two or all of the sessions. Each session will be recorded and made available to the public online. Students can register online for the workshop and be entered into a raffle to win $100 for their club or organization. Register by Tuesday, August 4.
    • Wednesday, August 5, 6:30 - 7:45pm ET: Session 1 - How can student leaders adapt this fall recognizing the impact of the new health and safety guidelines?
    • Tuesday, August 11 at 1:00 - 2:00pm ET:Session 2 - What are the tools and resources available for student leaders to navigate the new reality?
    • TBD Session 3 - How can students collaborate to enhance the co-curricular experience this fall?
  • First Fridays. We are excited for you to join The Office of Multicultural Engagement & LGBTQIA+ Life for First Fridays this summer. View the schedule and complete the RSVP to let us know which programs you want to participate in. We will send you the Zoom Links to join 3 days before the event! RSVP here.
  • Poetic Justice: Black Poets and the Movement for Black Lives. On July 22, Professor McKinley Melton discussed the work of Black Poets in response to structural racism and historical and contemporary struggles for social justice during this online Alumni Relations event. View it here.
  • Exposing Racisms Discussion Series. Environmental, individual, institutional, and cultural racism were discussed by alumni and staff in this four-part series held in July. View videos here.
  • Race, Community, and Memory in Gettysburg. If you missed this July 3 talk with John Rudy ‘07, you can view it on YouTube.
  • Current Issues Dialogue. During this event held on June 2, students and faculty shared thoughts and feelings about topics from the past few months. Current news issues such as recent protests, social distance withdrawal, COVID-19's impact on underrepresented groups, and other topics were discussed. Listen to a Zoom recording of the dialogue event. Check out articles, books, and links shared by the panelists. Take a brief survey about continuing to connect over the summer and future topic suggestions.

Musselman Library

See Musselman Library’s guide to services and resources during campus closure for information on how to use the library remotely. Connect to the library on Instagram and Facebook.

Social programs and entertainment

The College is committed to continuing to provide a robust offering of social opportunities for students. The links below provide opportunities to take a break, ease your mind, and connect with other students. Our social and entertainment programming includes virtual pub trivia, E-Sports tournaments, movie viewing parties, virtual tours, and much more!