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Higher Education Section :: Page 3

  • Antioch College seeks input on campus homes

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    Organizers of the Antioch College Village Charrette hope that many villagers participate in the opening event of the five-day process this Sunday, March 1, 6–9 p.m. in the South Gym in the Wellness Center.

  • Villager input sought for Antioch College Village

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    The kick-off events of the Antioch College Village Charrette will take place this Sunday, March 1.

  • Dream of spring at Pollinator Pathway Project event

    Antioch College will host a seed saving and open house event to introduce the Pollinator Pathway Project this Friday.

    Antioch College will host a Pollinator Pathway native plant seed saving event and project open house on Friday, Feb. 27, 4–6 p.m. in room 106 of the newly renovated Science Building.

  • See transformation of Antioch College

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    Over the last four years since its re-opening, Antioch College has undergone dramatic changes, much of it to the campus itself. The college recently posted a video detailing the progress of the renovation to its physical infrastructure.

  • Talk restorative justice at Wellness Center

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    On Saturday, Jan. 24, guest speaker Chris Ehrhart will lead a day-long workshop on restorative practices in higher education in the South Gym of the Wellness Center at Antioch College, 9:30 a.m.–5 p.m.

  • New director at Coretta Scott King Center— Focus on diversity, social justice

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    Mila Cooper has spent the past 25 years serving as diversity and community outreach director at over half a dozen colleges and universities around the country, but never has she felt responsible for as much as she does as the director of the Coretta Scott King Center for Intellectual Freedom at Antioch College.

  • Antioch College student organizes vigil for slain Mexican students

    Odette Chavez-Mayo, in foreground, organized a candlelight vigil after she found out about the murders of 43 Mexican students who were headed for a protest. She points out the similarity between police brutality in Mexico and the shooting of an unarmed African-American youth in Ferguson, and notes the need to "stick together." (Photo by Matt Minde)

    Last Friday, Dec. 3, several Antioch College students, faculty and townspeople participated in a candlelight vigil in a display of solidarity with Mexico for the disappearance and subsequent murder of 43 students.

  • A day of disability awareness at AUM

    Yellow Springs resident Debra Williamson, here with her son Alex Oliver, is organizing a conference on the issues facing those with mental and physical disabilities. “Valuing Diversity: A Day of Disability Awareness and Education” is Friday, Dec. 5, at Antioch University Midwest. (Submitted photo)

    Antioch University Midwest will host an all-day conference on disability on Friday, Dec. 5, aimed at raising awareness about the issues facing those with physical and mental disabilities.

  • Antioch College ‘needs more’

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    Antioch College President Mark Roosevelt summarized the significant challenges involved in remaking the college, now at the start of its fourth year of operation: “You can see it from here, but it’s still just slightly out of reach.”

  • Last Antioch College class enters on Horace’s tab

    The 71 students in the Antioch College incoming class moved into their dorm rooms last week. Above, new student Esmé Westerlund of Nantucket, Mass., moves in with the help of her father, Ron. Classes began Tuesday. (Photo by Megan Bachman)

    The incoming class at Antioch College may be more diverse, more international and more committed to saving the world than the three classes above them.