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December 2012
 

Jon Bon Jovi Rocks Times Square for Hamilton

A sold-out benefit concert for the College, with alumni group the DownBeat Keys opening, delivers plenty of surprises from the superstar singer in “a once-in-a-lifetime event.” Story and slide show …
 

Domack Honored by Science Group

Eugene Domack, the J.W. Johnson Family Professor of Geosciences, has been named a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science for his work as an Antarctic researcher and “for engaging scores of undergraduates in the excitement” of that research. More …

 

Couper Press Book Features Hamilton Profs

Four faculty members are among the contributors to a new book, Pathways to Excellence in Teaching, edited by Ernest Williams, the Christian A. Johnson Professor of Biology, and published by The Couper Press. The book is based on the Christian A. Johnson Excellence in Teaching Conference held at Hamilton in 2011. More …

 

Volunteer Athletes Take on Hunger

Hamilton’s athletic teams are partnering to collect leftover food from McEwen Dining Hall to donate to the Utica Rescue Mission. More …

 

Smallen Creativity Grants Go to 10 Students

Ten seniors and juniors have received grants from the Steven Daniel Smallen Memorial Fund, which encourages creativity among Hamilton students. More …

 

Seminar Explores Great Books

The course taught by Dan Chambliss, the Eugene M. Tobin Distinguished Professor of Sociology, and Al Kelly, the Edgar B. Graves Professor of History, focuses on great works of modern thought and encourages students to interpret them through debate. More …

 

Students Teach Spanish to Clinton Children

Hamilton students are sharing their knowledge of the Spanish language by tutoring first-grade and kindergarten students at Clinton Central Schools. More …

And Don’t Miss …

Alumni Review

The fall-winter issue features the newly opened Ruth and Elmer Wellin Museum of Art and the 100th anniversary of the Honor Code. More …

Annual Fund Challenge

Several Hamilton trustees have provided a challenge pool of $250,000 to motivate alumni to make their Annual Fund gift before the end of the year. More …

 

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