Monday, May 2, 2016 • Vol. XXXIX, Issue 129



Mailroom Notice

Graduating Students and Students leaving Campus for the Summer - Before you leave campus please be sure to stop by the mailroom to return your mailbox key and fill in a change of address slip so that your first class mail may be forwarded on to your new location.

Graduating and non-returning students should also return their ID cards so that they may be cleaned and reused. Interns and returning students should keep their ID’s.

Flamingo Flocking Results

The Social Outreach Committee was able to raise $265 for the American Cancer Society! Money will be donated through the Adams County Relay for Life. The committee would like to thank the students who helped with the flocking and all those who participated and donated. Keep an eye out for flamingos next spring!

Garden Steward Position

Gettysburg Seminary is seeking a garden steward for the summer and fall of 2016.  The garden steward will be primarily responsible for the care and upkeep of the community garden.  There is a stipend for the position, so if you could use a little extra cash and enjoy gardening, this might be the perfect position for you!  If you are interested in applying for the position, please contact the Sustainability Coordinator, Sam Chamelin, at or at 717-309-7680 for the application and job description.

Eco-theologians Needed

Wanted - Juniors who have a passion for the environment are needed to develop and continue some recycling initiatives that were started this year. Please contact

Elsie Singmaster Luncheon

On May 22 at 1:00 p.m., at the Refectory on theGettysburg Seminary Campus, we are hosting a seated luncheon served by Biggerstaff’s Catering and Presentation with Susan Colestock Hill introducing Elsie Singmaster.  Elsie Singmaster (1879-1958) was a Gettysburg Citizen and Pennsylvania Author.  We will talk about her many published books and articles and her activism in the Gettysburg Community.  The Lewars House (Singmaster’s residence) will be open during your visit.  Tickets are $30.00 each.  Please let us know if you can join us by calling 717-338-3004 (Wendy).  Tickets are available online at: We hope you will join us!

Graduation Day Lunch

Please note that the graduation day lunch is $10.00, not $8.00 as previously announced.

The menu will be sandwiches, a variety of salads, and desserts.