July 2014

A Drone's Eye View of Hamilton

A DJI Phantom 2 drone, mounted with a GoPro HD camera, is providing extraordinary views of campus. More ...

Hamilton Awarded Mellon Grant

The $250,000 grant will support the development and production of Hamilton’s online offerings through edX, a non-profit, research-drive organization founded by MIT and Harvard. More ...

Summer Researchers Get to Work

Nearly 150 students are exploring topics they love this summer through Levitt Center, Emerson, science and Digital Humanities Initiative research grants. More ...

Students Gain Career Experience Through Internships

Thanks to the support of generous alumni and friends, Hamilton students are able to take on unpaid internships and explore career opportunities this summer. More ...

Hamilton Holds 5th Annual Emergency Drill

Local law enforcement personnel joined with the NY State Police Emergency Response Team and the campus community to participate in an intense, full-scale, realistic crisis drill meant to test teamwork and response times on June 18. More ...

Basketball Teams Raise $5200 for Hoops 4 Hope

The Hamilton College men’s and women’s basketball teams recently donated more than $5,000 to Hoops 4 Hope, a non-profit charity that uses basketball to benefit children in Zimbabwe. More ...

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  • In a USA Today article sociologist Dan Chambliss observed that “the simple fact of using a student’s first name seems to matter."
  • Economics Professor Ann Owen discussed possible Federal Reserve interest rate decisions and how they might relate to inflation rates on American Public Media Marketplace.
  • Government Professor Philip Klinkner was quoted in a National Review Online article comparing U.S. Representative Richard Hanna’s campaign for re-election to New York’s 22nd district to that of Eric Cantor’s campaign against David Brat.