A national poll of U.S. high school seniors shows a liberal attitude on homosexuality but more conservative opinions on issues surrounding abortion.
Joseph R. Urgo, professor and chair of the Department of English at the University of Mississippi, has been named Hamilton's new dean of the faculty. He will join the campus community in July.
Historic and environmental stewardship combined to earn Hamilton's Skenandoa House LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) certification by the U.S. Green Building Council. The residence hall becomes the oldest structure in New York State to achieve the honor.
Hamilton launched a new Web site design this winter. More of a modernization than a sweeping change to the content and navigation, the new design offers a cleaner, more focused appearance.
Can you name the five four-letter words that contain two Z's? Brendan Sullivan '07 can. It's just one of the many tidbits of word-related trivia he picked up last summer while conducting research on the popular board game Scrabble.
Eight Hamilton students received Fulbright scholarships for the 2005-06 academic year, placing Hamilton fourth on the list of top Fulbright recipients according to the Council for International Exchange of Scholars. Hamilton is the only New York college listed among the top 10 liberal arts colleges in the country. Since 2000, Hamilton students have received 32 Fulbright awards.