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Center for Public Service


Encouraging and mentoring young minds, consistently finding new ways to use her love of climbing and adventure to promote character and leadership development, and always ready for the next big challenge, Ally Siegel ’16 fearlessly pushes herself to achieve more, inspiring others to do the same. [excerpt]


Surge is a student blog at Gettysburg College where systemic issues of justice matter. Posts are originally published at Through stories and reflection, these blog entries relate personal experiences to larger issues of equity, demonstrating that –isms are structural problems, not actions defined by individual prejudice. We intend to popularize justice, helping each other to recognize our biases and unlearn the untruths.