Author Zora Neale Hurston
The American Studies program interprets American culture form an interdisciplinary point of view that combines critical social science and humanities approaches. The program provides a basis for graduate study in a variety of fields, as well as an excellent background for law, journalism, and other professional careers.
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Working Through Trauma
In his recently published book The Long Road Back to Las Vegas, Alan Snel ’83 details his remarkable comeback from a traumatic cycling injury and shows others how they too…
Whitaker ’73, L.H.D. ’97 Honored as “Giant of Broadcasting”
HWS Trustee and Emmy Award-winning 60 Minutes correspondent Bill Whitaker ’73, L.H.D. ’97 was among the honorees 2018 Giants of Broadcasting & Electronic Arts celebration in December. The annual event honors distinguished individuals who “have…