Monthly Archive: May, 2013

FEARLESS: Heston ’13

Fearless Friday celebrates individuals, groups, or events that promote change or challenge injustice. Twelve Gettysburg students are embarking on their Heston Internship adventures this week! Liz Marshall, Victoria Perez-Zetune, Rashida Aluko-Roberts, and Jen… Continue reading

Contain Yourself

I can’t say I’ve ever been known as the most organized person in the world. Likely due to clothing littered around my bed and papers sprawled across my desk, my living space is… Continue reading

The Race for Honors

Over graduation weekend, it was pretty common to see people weighed down by massive numbers of honor cords hanging around their necks. This is a mark of respect at Gettysburg College, so students… Continue reading

FEARLESS: Kevin Lugo

Fearless Friday celebrates individuals, groups, or events that promote change or challenge injustice. This summer, recent graduate Kevin Lugo will bike over 4,000 miles across the country to benefit the Ulman Cancer Fund… Continue reading

Rape Culture Ruined My Favorite 80s Movie

I will admit that I wish my best friend was Duckie, I want to attend just one Saturday detention with Emilio Estevez, and I listen to an unhealthy amount of music from the… Continue reading

What the Unglamorous Side of Study Abroad Taught Me

I’ve been gallivanting around this beautiful planet posing as a study abroad student taking classes and writing papers for the past academic year, one semester in England and one in Argentina (where I… Continue reading

FEARLESS: The Class of 2013

This week Surge wants to recognize all of the Gettysburg College graduates who will use what they learned and experienced over the past four years to fearlessly promote change, seek justice, and challenge… Continue reading

An Open Letter to the Class of 2013

Upon graduation I will have received no honors. After four years of college, thirty-seven courses, ten labs, two sets of major requirements and several almost complete minors, I have won the ultimate consolation… Continue reading

An Equal Opportunity Rejection

Let’s talk about applications. We’ve all been there. You write your application, work on draft after draft and then you send it all off to the college or job of your dreams. And you wait…and… Continue reading

FEARLESS: The Next Wave of Insurgents

As we close out on another school year, the Surge staff is looking back on an awesome semester and preparing for a new year with new leadership. Katie Patterson ’15, Rashida Aluko-Roberts ’15,… Continue reading