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We are excited to welcome Dr. Larry Stimpert to Hampden-Sydney College.
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Senior Patrick Woolwine's internship took him halfway around the world and secured him a job after graduation.
For the second consecutive summer, Patrick Woolwine '17, a foreign affairs major from Fairfax, Virginia, has worked as a global security researcher for the defense contracting firm Cubic Global Defense.
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Junior biology major James Lau has been awarded a prestigious Goldwater Scholarship for his research on melanoma growth and metastasis.
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Taylor Meinhardt '16, Will Echols '17, and Associate Professor of Biology Mike Wolyniak recently returned from the Annual Meeting of the American Society for Cell Biology in San Diego, California.
Two Hampden-Sydney biology students, Taylor Meinhardt '16 and Will Echols '17, and Associate Professor of Biology Mike Wolyniak recently returned from the Annual Meeting of the American Society for Cell Biology (ASCB) in San Diego, California. The ASCB is the world's preeminent society for cell biologists and attracts thousands of scientists from around the world each December to the annual meeting.
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Fine Arts Professor Mary Prevo giving the Western Culture Convocation Lecture on the Parthenon. #liberalarts  
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Tim Morgan ’16 spent his summer in Senegal working with the Richmond, Virginia-based non-profit organization Childfund International.
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President Larry Stimpert officially opens Hampden-Sydney College's 242nd academic year.
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An internship with the Fulbright Commission in the Czech Republic gave Tyler Langhorn ’17 more than just a chance to travel.
Tyler Langhorn '17 spent his summer working as an intern at the Fulbright Commission in Prague, Czech Republic. When he was not working, he immersed himself in the community and tried to live like the locals.
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On Sunday, May 8, Hampden-Sydney College celebrated Commencement marking the conclusion of the College's 241st year. The rain held off, allowing 236 seniors to receive diplomas in the sunshine on Venable Lawn.
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From October 13th until the 27th, the students of Dr. Elizabeth Deis' Rhetoric and Culture class commuted twice a week to Prince Edward County High School to tutor seniors and help them to craft well-worded and well-written argumentative research papers.
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Students examining the evolution of masculinity used the Maier Museum's exhibition "Breath/Breadth: Contemporary American Black Male Identity" in their investigation of the influence of race on masculinity.
Recently, Dr. Claire Deal, Elliott Professor of Rhetoric, took students to the Maier Museum of Art at Randolph College in Lynchburg, Virginia. This trip was planned as a part of Deal's INDS 285 course: Masculinities in Context. Now in its second year, this class examines vocabulary, scholarship, and theory related to the broader field of men's studies. Additionally, students are offered contexts for thinking about masculinity from multiple per...
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Hampden-Sydney College anglers raise money for an organization helping disabled veterans and disabled active military personnel.
The Hampden-Sydney Fly Fishing Club is raising money and awareness for Project Healing Waters (PHW). The organization's mission statement reads "Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing, Inc. is dedicated to the physical and emotional rehabilitation of disabled active military service personnel and disabled veterans through fly fishing and associated activities including education and outings." The club will host an oyster roast on October 24th, whe...
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