Major national and regional news organizations regularly interview Hamilton faculty, staff, and students for their expertise and perspectives on current events, and to feature programs and activities on campus.
Highlights of last month’s coverage have been compiled by the Media Relations Office. Links are provided, but some may require subscriptions to access content. Please contact Senior Director of Media Relations Vige Barrie if you cannot open the link and do not have a subscription.
- “Trump praise for Robert E. Lee’s statue in Virginia shows how far this 'hero' has fallen” – NBCnews.com, Sept 9
Chamberlain Fellow and Visiting Professor of History Ty Seidule wrote this essay.
- “Robert E. Lee was a stone-cold loser” – The Washington Post, Sept. 10
Professor Ty Seidule was quoted extensively by Post columnist Dana Milbank.
- “A Complete Guide to the College Application Process” – U.S. News & World Report, Sept. 13
Associate Dean of Admission Niki Barron commented on the process.
- “George Wein, whose Newport Jazz Festival inspired modern music festivals, dies at 95” – CNN, Sept. 14
This article included quotes from Hamilton Fillius Jazz Archive interviews.
- “Inside the World of Speed Golf” – NBC’s The Today Show, Sept. 17
Men’s and Women’s Golf Coach Lauren Cupp ’07 was featured as holding the world record for women’s speed golf.
- “At home with artist Sarah Oppenheimer ”– Wallpaper, Sept. 17
This article profiled Wellin Museum exhibiting artist Sarah Oppenheimer.
- “When books are banned, ‘education is impoverished, and everyone loses’” – The Hechinger Report, Sept. 28
President David Wippman co-authored this op-ed.