Public Policy Department

Public Policy Department

The public policy major at Gettysburg College offers a flexible, rigorous, multidisciplinary curriculum that provides training for students interested in problem-solving in domestic or international public arenas. Core courses focus on the nature of public policy, including the process of problem recognition and articulation, policy development, ethical and legal deliberation and methods of policy impact assessment.

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It began in the Spring of 2007 with an idea: to give students the space to share their experience. It has evolved into a movement designed to challenge the...

10/18 3:45pm
BARC Meeting

By invitation or inquiry only please contact for more information.

10/23 1pm
Austin Sarat Lecture

As is well known, America's founding political commitments were to democracy and the rule of law. Some have described them as the soul and spirit of our...

10/24 6pm
ADA event  TBA


10/29 4pm

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