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Works Biennial 2019 Opens With Party

Works Biennial 2019 Opens With Party

The Herndon Gallery at Antioch College is pleased to welcome the public to the opening reception of the WORKS Biennial 2019, a group exhibition featuring the creative vocations and avocations of the staff and faculty of Antioch College. The...

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Faculty News

Kevin McGruder Quoted in NY Times Piece

Kevin McGruder Quoted in NY Times Piece

In a paid post with Facebook Watch on The New York Times' website, Vice President for Academic Affairs Kevin McGruder is quoted in the interactive story about the murder of a Polish immigrant, Isidore Fink. Read the story on The New York Times...

Notes From the Field: Louise Smith

Notes From the Field: Louise Smith

Fall 2019Notes From the Field is a series of updates from Antioch College faculty members about the travel, research, and other scholarly activities they've conducted. Associate Professor of Performance Louise Smith ’77 has been on sabbatical since...

Notes From the Field: Jennifer Grubbs and Téofilo Espada-Brignoni

Notes From the Field: Jennifer Grubbs and Téofilo Espada-Brignoni

Fall 2019Notes From the Field is a series of updates from Antioch College faculty members about the travel and research they've conducted. As a collaborative effort, Dr. Jennifer Grubbs (Visiting Assistant Professor of Anthropology) and Dr. Téofilo...


From the President: Lines of Thinking

“Lines of Thinking” is a monthly feature from College President Tom Manley. Each installment features a poem selected for its powers to transport us to some higher, lower or common ground, and, possibly in the process, provide fresh perspective and insight on the ground we occupy daily.

The Purpose of Poetry: Wendell Berry, Czelaw Milosz, Jack Gilbert

The Purpose of Poetry: Wendell Berry, Czelaw Milosz, Jack Gilbert

Lines of thinking easily ride the river of consciousness, below or above our level of awareness. Talk about live streaming! When the proverbial dots are connected, if they are at all, we may see patterns and relationships in our lives that appear...

Songs and Maps Against Forgetfulness — Joy Harjo

Songs and Maps Against Forgetfulness — Joy Harjo

“Crucial to finding the way is this: there is no beginning or end.You must make your own map.” —Joy Harjo The notion of mapmaking while journeying is potent for me. Whitman and Eliot draw upon it; Strand, Rich, Bishop and Frost as well; and Homer,...


Alumni Achievements

Johanna Bermúdez-Ruiz ’98 Film Retrospective

Johanna Bermúdez-Ruiz ’98 Film Retrospective

A retrospective film screening of the work of award-winning filmmaker Johanna Bermúdez-Ruiz ’98 will be presented in New York City at The Center on Monday, November 18, 2019; doors open at 6:30 PM, reception 7:00–9:00 PM, screenings 8:00–9:00 PM....


In Memoriam 

Hazel Tulecke, Friend of the College

Hazel Tulecke died Thursday, Sept. 5, 2019, at Friends Care in Yellow Springs. She was 95.Hazel was born June 25, 1924, in Chappaqua, N.Y., to Charles and Elsie Batchelor. She was raised as a Quaker (Friend) in a family that had special love for...

Wilberta “Billie” Eastman ’46

Wilberta "Billie" Eastman died Friday, Nov. 1, 2019, at Friends Care Community. She was 98.Billie was born July 8, 1921, the second of two daughters to Roy and Bernice Raecher, in Wesley, a small farming community in western New York. Billie was...

Cecil Connor Holland ’56

Cecil Connor Holland, age 96, died peacefully surrounded by family at Oak Creek Terrace, Kettering, Ohio, on Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2019.Cecil was born Sept. 8, 1923, in Pomona, Mo., to Cecil and Myrtle (Crapo) Holland. Growing up during the Great...


Upcoming Events

September 3 - December 23

Masters Swimming with Franklin Halley

October 31 @ 7:00 pm - November 28 @ 9:00 pm EDT

Beer With Benefits

November 1, 2019 - February 29, 2020

Works Biennial 2019

November 13 @ 7:30 pm - December 11 @ 8:00 pm EST

Intro to Meditation with Kara Pennella

November 23 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm EST

Backyard Birdfeeding 101