Gettysburgian editors Ben Pontz and Gauri Mangala discuss the news and other items of interest on the Gettysburg College campus and interview campus newsmakers.
October 22: Introducing a Inclusion Officer to Student Senate
In season four, episode two of “On Target,” Frasier and Mangala chat about de-densification. Then, Mangala sits down with Alexandros Economou-Garcia to talk about the amendment to add an inclusion officer to Student Senate.
September 13: Bugs, Protests, and a Campus-wide Lockdown
In season four, episode one of “On Target,” Frasier and Mangala work through the all-student quarantine, right as it begins. They discuss the virtual town hall, as well as the experience of being back on campus during COVID-19.
May 26, 2020: “Tres Mullis on Fundraising in a Pandemic”
In season three, episode twenty-one of “On Target,” Pontz and Mangala chat the end of classes and Ben’s last episode as host. It’s the end of an era. Then, Pontz sits down with Vice President of Development, Tres Mullis.
Breaking down the news (0:33)
Interview with Kurtis Grey ’21 (46:03)
April 28, 2020: “Kurtis Grey shares his plans as President of Student Senate”
In season three, episode twenty of “On Target,” Pontz and Mangala chat about Student Senate, the coronavirus, and Ben’s impending graduation. It’s sad. Then, Mangala sits down with Kurtis Grey ’21, President-Elect of the Gettysburg College Student Senate.
Breaking down the news (0:40)
Interview with Kurtis Grey ’21 (42:10)
April 7, 2020: “Bridget Haines on life as a musician during the coronavirus”
In season three, episode nineteen of “On Target,” Pontz and Mangala contextualize how Gettysburg College is settling into its new reality amid the coronavirus. Then, they sit down with Bridget Haines ’21, a music education major and manager of the Gettysburg College Symphony Orchestra, to discuss life in the Sunderman Conservatory.
Chatting about April Fools (0:45)
Rolling out a new #GreatWorkFromHome event (6:35)
Discussing Ben’s and Lauren Hand’s proposal to hold graduation during Homecoming (11:40)
Interview with Bridget Haines ’21 (15:00)
“Conservatory Takes Steps to Continue Ensembles and Instruction Remotely” (4/2/2020)
“Now Hear This Goes Digital” (4/4/2020)
March 30, 2020: “It wasn’t postponed until it was postponed: Discussing graduation and the latest on how the coronavirus is affecting Gettysburg College”
In season three, episode nineteen of “On Target,” Pontz and Mangala discuss … well … you can probably guess. Then, Pontz sits down with Bob Iuliano, President of Gettysburg College, to discuss … well … you can probably guess that too.
News Recap (OK, it’s mostly about the coronavirus … read all of our coverage here) (0:45)
Interview with President Bob Iuliano (25:05)
Note: We’re still working to get high-quality audio from afar when relying on internet transmission and Zoom. We had a few problems during the news segment of this episode. We’ll work to address them for the next one. Thanks for your patience.
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Awesome! Enjoy hearing about the latest news in Gettysburg. The interviews are in depth and informative. Jamie and Ben deliver the news with great wit and insightful commentary. Also love the original composition from the Sunderman Conservatory. Great podcast!