Gettysburg Social Sciences Review is an open access, peer-reviewed, undergraduate research journal that is dedicated to providing a forum for undergraduate students to develop and share critical research and writing in the Social Sciences. We encourage submissions from a wide spectrum of topics relevant to the Social Sciences. The journal seeks to advance the mission of Gettysburg College by fostering exchanges of ideas across disciplines to promote critical thought and active participation while highlighting the academic contributions of undergraduate research.

See the Aims and Scope for a complete coverage of the journal.

Current Issue: Volume 4, Issue 1 (2020)

Complete Issue



Economies of Security: Foucault and the Genealogy of Neoliberal Reason
Marshall Scheider (Portland State University)


Flooding, Landslides, Wildfires, Air Pollution, and Income: Risk in California
Brittany Bondi (Gettysburg College) and Alyssa J. Kaewwilai (Gettysburg College)


Managing Editors
Meira Ruben
Emily Wielk
Michael McHenry
Timothy Wilson
Associate Editors
Jesse Shircliff
Charlie Clewis
Aarica Flowers
Sara Garrett
Abby Greer
Amanda Hansen
Owen Keenan
Emma Rich