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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 2019 Notes 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...

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.

Being the Shortest Day

Being the Shortest Day

At year’s end, I experience a heightened awareness of time and light and their interplay. The low-slung sun moves over the edge of the backyard fence; it beams through an otherwise innocuous container on the windowsill, casting a light shadow of...

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,...


FEATURED EXPERIENTIAL LEARNING STORIES

Antioch is the premier college for the applied liberal arts. The following student-written pieces are reflections from real-world work experiences gained through Antioch College’s flagship Cooperative Education (Co-op) program. Read more about experiential learning on Antioch Engaged, our journal of social practice & professional engagement.


Alumni Achievements

Dan Kaplan ’76 Profiled

Dan Kaplan ’76 Profiled

Dan Kaplan '76 was recently profiled in the New England Farm Weekly. The feature discusses his alternate career path to farming, from studying history and journalism at Antioch College to a string of successes at different start-up companies. Kaplan...


In Memoriam 

Alice Mabelle Cooper Wright ’48

Alice Mabelle (Cooper) Wright, age 94 years, a resident of The Herrick House, Assisted Living, in Massachusetts, died January 14, 2020. A native of Cambridge, MA, graduating from Cambridge High and Latin School and the first of her family to attend...

Wanda Robinson Baily-Green ’77

Wanda Robinson Bailey-Green, a teacher and political activist, died on Sunday, Dec. 29, 2019. She was 75. She was born in Atlantic City, New Jersey, to the late Alma Bailey Anderson and James Omar Bailey on Sept. 21, 1944. She graduated from Penn...

Wilson Hopkins “Tony” Bent

Wilson Hopkins "Tony" Bent died peacefully and with family present after a brief illness, on Dec 17, 2019, at Soin Medical Center in Beavercreek. He was 95 years old. Tony was born April 21, 1924, in Chicago, Ill., and moved as an infant to Berea,...


Upcoming Events

November 1, 2019 - February 29, 2020

Works Biennial 2019

January 3 @ 6:15 am - May 22 @ 7:30 am EST

Masters Swimming with Franklin Halley

January 11 @ 1:00 pm - February 15 @ 2:30 pm EST

Line Dancing with Lynn Hardman

January 11 @ 1:00 pm - March 14 @ 3:00 pm EST

Fit Body for Life with Andrew Brody

January 19 - February 23

New Year, New You with Jamie Depinet