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2013-05-15 23:00:24

Lutheran Theological Seminary and Gettysburg Seminary Ridge Museum Participates in the Journey Through Hallowed Ground Partnership Living Legacy Project: Middle School Students from Gettysburg and Vermont Help with Commemoration by Planting Two Trees Dedicated to Fallen Soldiers and Tagging a 190 Year-Old Witness Tree. (PRWEB) May 16, 2013 A sweeping and ambitious effort to plant or dedicate a tree for each of the more than 620,000 soldiers who died during the American Civil War continues...

2012-03-14 20:00:00

Gettysburg College and Millersville University will host Nike Junior Overnight Golf Camps this summer. Gettysburg and Millersville join The Shawnee Inn & Country Club as the only overnight camp locations in the state of Pennsylvania. San Rafael, CA (PRWEB) March 14, 2012 Nike Golf Schools & Junior Camps has added two new camp locations in southern Pennsylvania at Gettysburg College and Millersville University. Both locations will offer one week of camp for boys and girls, aged 10...

Fondness For Sweets Linked To Sweeter Personality
2011-10-27 05:25:59

Does having a sweet tooth make you a sweeter person? According to American researchers the answer could be Yes. Scientists from Gettysburg College, St. Xavier University in Chicago, and North Dakota State University found in a recent study that people who favored sugary foods were more inclined to volunteer, help others in need and are more agreeable than those who avoid eating sweets. The research, published in the Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, focused on sweetness and...

2010-06-16 14:15:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., June 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Pennsylvania agricultural products will be featured in culinary masterpieces crafted by award-winning chefs during the 10-day Gettysburg Festival celebration, Agriculture Secretary Russell C. Redding said today. Redding said that a number of events associated with the festival will feature PA Preferred products. PA Preferred is the Department of Agriculture's branding program that helps consumers easily identify locally sourced products...

Word of the Day
  • A small crescent-shaped structure or marking, especially the white area at the base of a fingernail that resembles a half-moon.
This word is a diminutive of the Latin 'luna,' moon.