Hartwick Featured in Fiske Guide to Colleges 2015

Hartwick College is featured in the 2015 edition of the Fiske Guide to Colleges. The highly selective guide includes more than 300 colleges and universities selected for their strength in a broad range of subjects such as academics, social life, financial aid, campus setting, housing, extracurricular activities, and more. Read full text

Hartwick Hires Coaches for Women’s Basketball, Soccer

Hartwick College Director of Athletics Dr. Kim Fierke has announced that Jackie Craft has been named Head Women’s Basketball Coach and Brian Gordon has been name Head Coach for Hartwick Women’s Soccer. They succeed Missy West and Matt Verni, respectively. Read full text

Hartwick to Host Summer Open House for Prospective Students 8/2

Hartwick College will host an Open House program on Saturday, August 2, 2014 for all those interested in becoming a part of the Hartwick College student community Read full text

Drugovich Named to Steering Committee on the Future of Independent Liberal Arts Colleges

Hartwick is pleased to announce that College President Margaret L. Drugovich has been named to a new steering committee of college and university presidents that will assess the future of independent colleges. The Council of Independent Colleges (CIC) has organized the 22-member panel to develop a plan that encourages independent colleges and universities to revitalize their missions and business models. The project on the Future of Independent Liberal Arts Colleges is funded by the Lumina Foundation. Read full text

Hartwick’s Cooper Receives Funding from the National Science Foundation

Hartwick College has been named as a recipient of a grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) in the amount of $25,000 through a sub-agreement with North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University. The funding will be used for a project called "Development of a Build-a-Genome Network to Teach Synthetic Biology at Diverse Undergraduate Institutions." Read full text

Commencement Ceremony Makes Alumni of Hartwick's Class of 2014

Saturday, May 24 was the beginning of a new experience for the members of the Hartwick College Class of 2014. Their parents, families, friends, and College faculty and staff gathered under the gala tent on Elmore Field to celebrate, as the members of the class made the transition from students to alumni in the culmination of their time at Hartwick. Read full text

Hartwick’s Russo Receives Seventh Grant from Autism Research Institute

Visiting Assistant Professor of Biology Dr. Anthony (A.J.) Russo has received another grant from the Autism Research Institute in the amount of $5,520. This funding will allow Russo to continue his studies on the role of biomarkers in the etiology of autism. The grant, a study to investigate Neuregulin 1 (NRG1) in autistic children, will be used in part to fund projects which will involve cooperative research with undergraduate students at Hartwick College. Read full text

Baccalaureate a Celebration of Hartwick for Class of 2014

Hartwick College faculty, staff, friends, and family gathered today with the members of the Class of 2014 at Foothills Performing Arts & Civic Center for this year's Baccalaureate ceremony. The event continued a series of weekend celebrations marking the Class' final days as Hartwick students, and their first as Hartwick alumni. Read full text

Hartwick’s Pine Lake to Host Field Day for K-12 Students

Hartwick College's Pine Lake Institute for Environmental and Sustainability Studies (PLI) will hold a TAP-US ("Think, Act, Protect the Upper Susquehanna River") Field Day, with events focused on learning about the regional watershed, on Friday, June 6, 2014. The day's activities will take place from 9:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the Hartwick College Pine Lake Environmental Campus located at 1894 Charlotte Creek Road in Oneonta, NY. The event, which is designed for kindergarten - 12th grade teachers and students in the Upper Susquehanna River basin, is free and open to the general public. Read full text

Graduating from Hartwick College is a Mele Family Affair

On May 24, 2014, the senior class will don their caps and gowns and graduate together as the Hartwick College Class of 2014. Of those seniors, four have a closer bond than most. The Mele siblings, quadruplets Bobby, Danny, Erin, and Grace, came to Hartwick in the fall of 2010 with high hopes and expectations. Now, as they prepare to leave Oyaron Hill four years later, they are appreciative of their shared-but-separate experiences, and have maintained those same high hopes for their futures. Read full text

Hartwick Students' Best Work on Display During Showcase 2014

Subjects ranging across the academic divisions of Arts & Humanities, Physical and Life Sciences, and the Social and Behavioral Sciences were covered by Hartwick College students as they put their best work of the 2013-14 academic year on display during the College's seventh annual, day-long “Student Showcase: An Exhibition of Liberal Arts in Practice.” Read full text

Honors Convocation Tradition Continues at Hartwick College

Hartwick College honored more than 150 students and faculty members yesterday evening during the College's annual Honors Convocation ceremony in Lambros Arena, Binder Physical Education Center. President Margaret L. Drugovich and members of the Hartwick College community gathered to honor and congratulate the recipients of awards granted by academic departments and programs, as well as by several staff departments. Read full text

Viking to Explore Bishop with Hartwick’s Travisano

According to a recent announcement from Publishers Weekly, Kathryn Court at Viking took world English rights, at auction, to Hartwick College Professor of English Dr. Thomas Travisano's "Love Unknown: The Life and Worlds of Elizabeth Bishop." Read full text

Pine Lake Photo Contest Winners Named

Winners in the spring 2014 Pine Lake outstanding nature photography contest were announced on Saturday, May 3 in the Vaudevillian at Hartwick's Pine Lake Environmental Campus. Read full text

Hartwick Commencement Events Planned for May 23-24

On Saturday, May 24, Hartwick College will celebrate the Class of 2014 during the College's 83rd Commencement exercises. Faculty, staff, family, and friends will gather at 11:30 a.m. on Elmore Field to recognize graduates' accomplishments throughout their time spent at Hartwick College. Read full text

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Hartwick to Host Annual Senior Art Show Closing Reception

Hartwick College will soon host its annual Senior Art Exhibition Reception - a culmination of Hartwick College Senior art and art history research and art projects. The event will take place in the Foreman Gallery on the College campus on Friday, May 23 at 1 p.m., and is free and open to the public. Read full text