Gettysburg College launches $150 million comprehensive campaign; scholarship funds top priority
September 20, 2014 21:23 ET | Gettysburg College
GETTYSBURG, Pa., Sept. 20, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Gettysburg College launched the public phase of its comprehensive campaign, Gettysburg Great: The Campaign for Our College, on September 20. The...
Gettysburg College Tradition Brings Attention to Most Famous "Address"
August 29, 2014 15:08 ET | Gettysburg College
GETTYSBURG, Pa., Aug. 29, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Late August means college students are returning to campuses around the U.S., but at Gettysburg College, there is a tradition that brings attention...
Recent college grads help make college a reality for underrepresented rural students
August 15, 2014 11:07 ET | Gettysburg College
GETTYSBURG, PA., Aug. 15, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- While college access has been part of the national dialogue in urban areas for some time, only recently has this conversation expanded to rural...
SOURCE: Veterans, Youth Most Vulnerable Among America's Homeless
May 19, 2014 09:54 ET | Gettysburg College
GETTYSBURG, PA, PA., May 19, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- As we celebrate Memorial Day 2014, Christopher Fee, chairman of the English Department at Gettysburg College and a staunch advocate for the...
Gettysburg College visiting professor leads dog barking research
April 03, 2014 16:10 ET | Gettysburg College
GETTYSBURG, Pa., April 3, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Dogs—they're loyal, loving, and always there to lend an ear when you need it most. But when it comes to understanding their...
2014 Gilder Lehrman Lincoln Prize Recognizes Guelzo, Johnson and Spielberg
February 12, 2014 08:45 ET | Gettysburg College
GETTYSBURG, PA., Feb. 12, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The 2014 Gilder Lehrman Lincoln Prize, which includes an award of $50,000, will go to co-winners Allen C. Guelzo of Gettysburg College, for...
Compromised equality, compromised freedom: the Gettysburg Address 150 years later
November 18, 2013 15:07 ET | Gettysburg College
GETTYSBURG, PA., Nov. 18, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Scott Hancock, a history and Africana studies professor at Gettysburg College, recently discussed Lincoln's views on slavery and inequality, and why...
Gettysburg College: Witness to History, Lincoln's Gettysburg Address
November 11, 2013 17:09 ET | Gettysburg College
GETTYSBURG, Pa., Nov. 11, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- If a Gettysburg College alumnus hadn't invited President Abraham Lincoln to town in November 1863, Lincoln may have never delivered one of the most...
An appeal to the president: post-grad success is contingent upon more than earnings
August 22, 2013 17:03 ET | Gettysburg College
GETTYSBURG, Pa., Aug. 22, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- I share and applaud President Obama's interest in promoting value and affordability in higher education, as well as increasing opportunities for low-...
Leaders and All Americans Should Heed Gettysburg Address Message of Sacrifice
August 19, 2013 16:36 ET | Gettysburg College
GETTYSBURG, PA., Aug. 19, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Late August means college students are returning to campuses around the U.S., but at Gettysburg College, especially this year, there will be a...