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Professor Emeritus Donald Brandreth Potter
Hamilton Mourns the Death of Professor Emeritus Donald Brandreth Potter

In an email to the Hamilton community, President Joan Hinde Stewart announced the death of Donald Brandreth Potter, professor of geology emeritus. He died on Tuesday, Jan. 20, at his home following complications from a fall.  More ...

Karalin Pintle-Everett '17 explains her contribution to the pipe cleaner creation her group made during the “Marketplace of Ideas” during the Levitt Leadership Institute.
Diverse Group Unites as Team in 4th Annual Levitt Leadership Institute

“There will never, ever, be another you. There never has been, and there never will be.” The bold statement from Prudence Bushnell, former Ambassador to Kenya and Guatemala as well as the former Sol M. Linowitz Visiting Professor of International Relations at Hamilton College, set the tone for the diverse group of Hamilton students participating in the 4th annual Levitt Leadership Institute, Jan. 12-16.  More ...

A large crowd attended The Kennedy Center for Theatre and the Studio Arts dedication ceremony on Fallcoming Weekend.
Hamilton Has $307M Regional Economic Impact

When Hamilton dedicated the $46.8 million Kevin and Karen Kennedy Center for Theatre and the Studio Arts as part of Fallcoming and Family Weekend in October, more than 3,000 alumni, parents and friends filled hotels, bed and breakfasts, and restaurants in Central New York. Constructing new facilities and hosting such celebratory weekends are two factors considered in a new economic impact study commissioned by the Albany-based Commission on Independent Colleges and Universities (cIcu) for its members.  More ...

Check-in headquarters in Sadove Student Center.
Hamilton Welcomes Class of '18 January Admits,Transfers

Thirty-nine members of the class of ’18 as well as six transfer students arrived on the Hill on Jan. 16 to register, move in and take part in Hamilton orientation.  The College offers January admission to about 35-45 students per year to fill vacancies created by students on leave and studying abroad.  More ...

A view of the  Minor Theater construction facing south.
Major Progress at Minor Theater

The conversion of Minor Theater to a residence hall is proceeding on schedule with an anticipated August 2015 completion date. When remodeling is finished the building will house 52 students on three floors.  More ...

Hamilton to Commemorate MLK Jr. Day with Two Events

Hamilton College will commemorate Martin Luther King Jr. Day with two events.  The annual MLK Day dinner and lecture on Monday, Jan. 19, will feature Syracuse University Professor Arthur Flowers. The Hamilton Theatre Department will present a play, The Mountaintop, by Katori Hall, on Jan. 20, 21 and 22.  More ...

Women's hockey player honored by NESCAC

Hamilton College's Katie Parkman '17 (Stratford, Prince Edward Island/Brewster Academy [N.H.]) was selected the NESCAC Women's Hockey Player of the Week on Jan. 12.  More ...

Men's basketball player honored by NESCAC

Hamilton College's Joseph Lin '15 (Palo Alto, Calif./Berkshire School [Mass.]) was selected the NESCAC Men's Basketball Player of the Week on Jan. 12.  More ...

Ryan Ong, Sharif Shrestha and Jose Vazquez
Three Students Selected to Attend Clinton Global Initiatives University

Three Hamilton students have been selected to attend the Clinton Global Initiative University (CGI U) that will take place in March 6-8 at the University of Miami, Florida. Ryan Ong ’ 6, Sharif Shrestha ’17 and Jose Vazquez ’15  will attend CGI U along with Tsion Tsefaye ’16 who was chosen in November.  More ...

Tyler Lovejoy '16 with Dalton Eisenhut, a member of his Breaking Bread family.
Breaking Bread and Transforming Lives

Without a doubt, members of the Hamilton College men’s hockey team are tough.  Throughout the season, they face the rigors of the game, the physical stresses of practice and hard collisions, the mental challenges of balancing sport and school.  For the team, though hockey is a sport of fellowship.  It transcends simple competition, forming lifelong bonds based upon mutual respect and a love for the game. For Hamilton’s men’s hockey team, the Breaking Bread program epitomizes this concept.  More ...