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Book Release by Ellen Tovatt Leary ’64

Book Release by Ellen Tovatt Leary ’64

Hansen Publishing Group released The Understudy by Ellen Tovatt Leary ’64 on July 1st, 2020 – a book about the life of Nina Landau, a Broadway actress in the 1970s living in New York City. The book follows her journey from anxious Broadway auditions...

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Faculty News

New Spotlight on Excellence Series

New Spotlight on Excellence Series

Alumni Relations and Academic Affairs have just announced an exciting new program: Spotlight on Excellence Series. This program highlights the accomplishments of Antioch Alumni, and its first event will feature Academy Award-winning alumna Julia...

A State of Flow with Brooke Bryan

A State of Flow with Brooke Bryan

Brooke Blackmon Bryan, chair of the writing program and assistant professor of writing and digital literacy, was interviewed for a Rewire article, “Why Analog Hobbies Make Us Feel Human.”

Kevin McGruder Reviews Lance Freeman’s A Haven And A Hell

Kevin McGruder Reviews Lance Freeman’s A Haven And A Hell

In an article published by The Metropole, Kevin McGruder has written an excellent review of Lance Freeman’s A Haven And A Hell: The Ghetto in Black America (New York: Columbia University Press, 2019). Kevin McGruder is Vice President of Academic...


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.

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,...

Rilke and the Rediscovery of Purpose in ‘Senseless Disorder’

Rilke and the Rediscovery of Purpose in ‘Senseless Disorder’

“I’m not living my own life … I feel refuted, abandoned, and above all threatened by a world ready to dissolve entire in such senseless disorder.” Rainer Maria Rilke, 1917, from a letter to a friend …Pittsburg, El Paso, now Dayton. Where does one...


FEATURED EXPERIENTIAL LEARNING STORIES

Antioch is the premier college for the applied liberal arts, where real-world work experience is fully integrated into the curriculum. The following student-written pieces are reflections from 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

Gabby Loomis-Amrhein ’17 Interviewed by WYSO

Gabby Loomis-Amrhein ’17 Interviewed by WYSO

In an interview with WYSO, Gabby Loomis-Amrhein ’17 (land manager and one of the naturalists at Agraria) speaks about Agraria forging connections between communities and ecosystems. Renee Wilde, writing for WYSO, explains that the Arthur Morgan...

Julia Reichert ’70 to Present Commencement Address

Julia Reichert ’70 to Present Commencement Address

Julia Reichert ‘70 will be the College’s Commencement speaker at its virtual ceremony to be streamed on Saturday, June 20, 2020 at 1 PM ET. The livestream will be available to view by the public on the College’s Commencement website at 1 PM via antiochcollege.edu/commencement.

Terri Windling ’79 Announces Bumblehill Press

Terri Windling ’79 Announces Bumblehill Press

On her blog, Myth & Moor, Terri Windling '79 has recently announced that she will be dipping her toes into the water of publishing with the establishment of Bumblehill Press. Their first publication is The Color of Angels. The Color of Angels...


In Memoriam 

Daniel Michael Grady, Former Faculty

Daniel Michael Grady passed away on June 2, 2020 at the age of 80, surrounded by family at his home in Rockville, Maryland, where he lived for 46 years. He is now reunited with his beloved wife, Mary Tucker Grady. Dan is survived by his children,...

Peter R. Vea ’62

Peter Rolf Vea was born to Matthew Rolf Vea and Lucile Elizabeth Steineck Vea on August 31, 1939 in Pittsburgh, Pa, the third of three sons. After Lucile sadly passed away when he was four, his father married Edith Cruickshank Speer who was a loving...

Howard W. Jay III ’75

Howard (Badie) W. Jay III returned home to his lord on June 8, 2020. Howard was born on August 5, 1937. He attended Lawnside Elementary School. He graduated from Haddon Heights High School in 1955. He was a proud alum of Morgan College and Temple...


Campus News

Julia Reichert ’70 to Present Commencement Address

Julia Reichert ’70 to Present Commencement Address

Julia Reichert ‘70 will be the College’s Commencement speaker at its virtual ceremony to be streamed on Saturday, June 20, 2020 at 1 PM ET. The livestream will be available to view by the public on the College’s Commencement website at 1 PM via antiochcollege.edu/commencement.

Morgan Hayslip ’21 Creates New Orleans Inspired Art Project

Morgan Hayslip ’21 Creates New Orleans Inspired Art Project

As part of ANTC 170: Antioch Seminar Understanding Jazz, taught by Professor Teofilo Espada (Visiting Professor of Psychology), Morgan Hayslip ’21 has created a multimedia art project, inspired by old New Orleans Jazz clubs and other inspiring clubs...

Dr. Henry Federighi’s Role in Antioch Science and Medicine Success

Dr. Henry Federighi’s Role in Antioch Science and Medicine Success

Affectionately known as “Chief” and “the Chief,” Professor of Biology Henry Federighi (1900-1960) exemplified the Antioch College envisioned by Arthur Morgan. Morgan sought a faculty not only expert in their fields but also interested in building a...

College Takes Decisive Budget Action

College Takes Decisive Budget Action

In response to the ongoing operational and financial disruption from the COVID-19 pandemic, the Antioch College Board of Trustees has adopted a budget for the fiscal year beginning July 1 that reduces college spending by $2.5 million, more than 20...

Dave Chappelle Hosts Impromptu Comedy Events in YS

Dave Chappelle Hosts Impromptu Comedy Events in YS

On Saturday, June 6th, Dave Chappelle hosted a private pop-up event: Dave Chapelle & Friends: A Talk with Punchlines. The event was held at Wirrig Pavilion—a stunning structure located off Route 68, owned by alumna and former Board of Trustees...

Upcoming Events

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