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Professor Jennifer Grubbs on NPR

Professor Jennifer Grubbs on NPR

Jennifer Grubbs, visiting assistant professor of Anthropology, was featured on NPR's All Things Considered which aired on March 19, 2020. In her interview for the segment, "Ideas For Family Diversions For Parents Working From Home," Dr. Grubbs talks...

Louise Smith ’77 Reprises Performance at Dayton Metro Library

Louise Smith ’77 Reprises Performance at Dayton Metro Library

DOROTHY LANE: a travelogue, written and performed by Associate Professor of Performance Louise Smith '77, will be presented on Thursday, April 2, at 6:30 PM and Saturday, April 4, at 3 PM at the Dayton Metro Library, Suzie Bassani Theater 215 East...

Reintroduction of Philosophy for Children in Spring Semester

Reintroduction of Philosophy for Children in Spring Semester

For upcoming spring semester, Associate Professor of Philosophy Lara Matias is working hard to get a new course (P4C) into one or more of the Antioch schools. P4C stands for ‘Philosophy for Children,’ and is an innovative international pedagogical...

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.

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...

Snow on Water

Snow on Water

Late last month I was very touched to be part of the life celebration for Antioch College alumna and long time faculty member and fellow student of Japanese culture, Karen Shirley ’61. This Lines of Thinking is dedicated to Karen in gratitude for...


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

‘a tacit agreement’ by Michael Casselli ’87 reviewed by AEQAI

‘a tacit agreement’ by Michael Casselli ’87 reviewed by AEQAI

ÆQAI—a Cincinnati-based e-journal for critical thinking, review and reflective prose on contemporary visual art—has published a review written by Steve Kemple of Michael Casselli’s most recent exhibition ‘a tacit agreement’: "A Dayton, Ohio living...

In Memoriam 

Jimmelyn Scoby ’82

Jimmelyn Nancy Scoby, age 63, beloved wife, mother, daughter, sister, and her favorite role, being a "Nana", went to be with the Lord on Friday, March 13, 2020. She was a believer in our Lord Jesus Christ, walked in her faith daily, and was a...

Dr. James “Jim” O’Hara ’58

Dr. James J. O'Hara, age 84, died surrounded by his family on Monday, March 2, 2020, in Aiken, SC. Jim was born in Jersey City, NJ, to the late Arthur and Rose O'Hara. He was preceded in death by his brother, David. He is survived by his wife, Mary...

Stephen W. Young ’58

Stephen Wightman Young, age 88, died on February 21, 2020 at Cornerstone Hospice in The Villages, FL. He is survived by his wife of 62 years, Susan Brown Young; and their two daughters, Jennifer Young Pioch (David) and Katherine Young Weller (Mark);...

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