Sophie is a sophomore Birmingham, Alabama who is majoring in chemistry. She runs on the Gettysburg track team, sings in concert choir, and has participated in a number of programs hosted by the Garthwait Leadership Center. In her free time, Sophie enjoys reading, watching Netflix (of course) and spending time outdoors. Sophie looks forward to getting to know all the incoming first-years!
Violla is a sophomore from Beijing, China majoring in Environmental Studies. "Cat" is the most important word in her dictionary. Violla is sometimes quiet, but don't take this as arrogance. She just does not understand what you are talking about :) She is very excited to meet the class of 2019 in August!
Terence is a rising sophomore. Aside from doing school work, he enjoys watching sports and hanging with friends. He enjoys the following quote from Aubrey Graham: A quote that inspires him is, "never take advice, that is great advice". Terence takes this to mean that everyone should experience life for themselves and not allow others to discourage them from doing something they want to do. Terence enjoyed his first year and looks forward to the upcoming year at Gettysburg.
Brianna is a sophomore from Waverly, Pennsylvania. She is in the midst of creating her own major related to business and media. Before coming to Gettysburg, Brianna went to an all-girls boarding school in Virginia. Her favorite place she has ever visited is Senegal, Africa. In her free time, she likes to volunteer in the community, dance, sing, watch movies and play the ukulele. On campus, she can be found working at the CUB Desk, playing frisbee, singing in the choir, and playing the ukulele on Stine Lake.
Sydney is a sophomore from Westhampton Beach, New York. She is an English major with a writing concentration and a Spanish minor. She is involved on campus with the Garthwait Leadership Center as a Leadership Mentor, the Communications and Marketing department as an intern, The Mercury as Co-Editor-in-Chief and the Admissions Office as a tour guide.
Residence Life Staff
Jonah is a junior from Hope, NJ studying Theater Arts and Organization and Management Studies. On campus, he works backstage in the theater department, sings in the Concert Choir, serves on the Attic Advisory Board, and enjoys playing intramural soccer and inner-tube water-polo. He was abroad last semester in Nepal, but promises to speak English most of the time.
Cara is a sophomore History and Political Science double major from Severna Park, Maryland. She is involved in Young Life at Gettysburg Area High School and is on the leadership team of DiscipleMakers Christian Fellowship on campus. She also works at Lincoln Elementary as a teacher's assistant. Some of her favorite things are spending time on the Chesapeake Bay, dogs, playing guitar, and dark chocolate. Cara is really excited to be one of Stine 2’s Resident Assistants!
Olga is a Psychology major from Finland who is looking forward to getting to know her floor during Orientation. She is a senior whose hobbies include playing cello, exercising, and spending time with friends!
Rick is a sophomore. He performs with Drop the Octave (DTO), Gettysburg's premiere male a Capella group.
Office of Residential & First-Year Programs
Building: College Union Building
Room Number: 250
Phone: (717) 337-6901
Office Hours: M-F 8:30-5:00, closed 12:00pm - 1:00pm for lunch
Campus Box: 430
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