The Inauguration of David Wippman as the Twentieth President of Hamilton College

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Inauguration Adds to Fallcoming, Family Weekend Festivities - This year’s combined weekend on Oct. 6-9 will feature the inauguration of David Wippman as the College’s 20th president that Saturday at 10:30 a.m. in the Margaret Bundy Scott Field House.

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Commonly Confused Words

capital/capitol

Capital refers to a town or city that serves as a seat of government or a place at the center: "Many consider Milan to be the fashion capital of the world."  Capital can also describe wealth, an asset or human resources.  Capitol is a building in which a state legislagture meets or, specifically, the building in Washington, D.C., where the U.S. Congress meets.

SOURCE: American Heritage Dictionaries' 100 Words Almost Everyone Confuses & Misuses