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Students Explore Ancient Greece

Greece Study Abroad 1A group of HWS students recently returned from a three-week study abroad program across Greece, exploring the connections between ancient cities, sanctuaries and life. Led by Associate Professor of Classics…
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Griffiths ’68 Publishes Guerrilla Priest

Steve Griffiths - parentsPaying tribute to the untold stories of his family’s courageous efforts during World War II, Stephen Griffiths ’68 recently published his second work titled Guerrilla Priest: An American Family in…
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Hood Featured on “Who Do You Think You Are?”

Professor of History Clifton Hood discusses the importance of public spaces with students during "American Urban History" in Eaton Hall on Thursday.A recent episode of BBC’s genealogy documentary series, “Who Do You Think You Are?,” featured historical insight from Professor of History Clifton Hood. The episode, which aired on Thursday, July…
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Stern ’16 Begins Peace Corps Assignment in Thailand

Stern Thailand 1It was a life-changing 2014 internship in Hanoi, Vietnam, that first gave Nikolai Stern ’16 the idea of volunteering for the Peace Corps. “I was interested in studying abroad in…
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Riley ’14 named Wilkes First Men’s Ice Hockey Head Coach

Brett H. RileyBrett Riley ’14 was recently named the first Head Men’s Ice Hockey Coach at Wilkes University. Wilkes announced the addition of men’s and women’s hockey at the Division III level…
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