Hartwick to Host New American Writing Festival

Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Carl Dennis will be the featured reader at Hartwick College’s two-evening New American Writing Festival, being held on November 4 and 5 in the Celebration Room, Shineman Chapel House, on the Hartwick campus. Read full text

Hartwick Welcomes Sanbonmatsu for Rude Memorial Lecture

Kira Sanbonmatsu will be the guest lecturer for the 2014 Leslie Rude Memorial Lecture, to be held Thursday, October 28 at 7:30 p.m. in Anderson Center for the Arts Theatre.  Read full text

Starna to Speak on Native American Studies

Dr. William Starna will speak at Hartwick College on the subject of “The Two-Row Wampum, a Fake Treaty, and Oral Traditions: The Shared Histories of Natives and Newcomers in New Netherland and Colonial New York,” on Wednesday, October 22, 2014. Read full text

Hartwick Inducts Five Into Athletic Hall of Fame

A dinner celebration was held inside the Celebration Room of Shineman Chapel’s on Saturday, October 4 to welcome the Hartwick College Athletic Hall of Fame Class of 2014 during True Blue Weekend. The event served to honor the five inductees included in this year’s class. Read full text

USCTI Mini-Conference to Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month

Hartwick College will host a two-day student mini conference of the United States Colored Troops Institute for Local History and Family Research (USCTI) on Friday, October 10 and Saturday, October 11.  Read full text

Rocknak’s Poe Sculpture Unveiled in Boston

Hartwick College Associate Professor of Philosophy Stefanie Rocknak's bronze sculpture of Edgar Allen Poe, Poe Returning to Boston, was unveiled October 5 in Boston during a ceremony held at the intersection of Boylston and Charles Street South, also known as Poe Square. Read full text

Hartwick’s Forster Rothbart to Present Thursday’s Faculty Lecture Series

Assistant Professor of Political Science Amy Forster Rothbart will present a talk titled "Nongovernmental Organizations and International Environmental Law: The Case of the Aarhus Convention,” during the second lecture of the 2014-15 Faculty Lecture Series.  Read full text

Hartwick Celebrates, Rededicates Elting Fitness Center

On Saturday, September 27, Hartwick students, scholar-athletes, faculty, staff, and friends of the College gathered to celebrate the rededication of the Elting Fitness Center in honor of Hartwick's former Board of Trustees Chair, Dr. James Elting. Read full text

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Hartwick Graduates ‘Make the World a Better Place’

The Washington Post has published a list of the top colleges for producing graduates who “make the world a better place.” According to the newspaper, the ranking is based on a survey administered by, which collects self-reported salary information. Read full text

Hartwick Welcomes Prospective Students for 10/12 Open House

Hartwick College will host an Open House program on Sunday, October 12, 2014 for all those interested in becoming a part of the Hartwick College student community. Read full text

True Blue Weekend 2014: Celebrate with Hartwick

Hartwick College will welcome alumni, reunion classes, families, and friends to both its main and Pine Lake campuses from October 3 - 5 for True Blue Weekend 2014. Read full text

Hartwick’s Pine Lake Campus Unveils New Electric Vehicle

Hartwick College's Pine Lake Institute for Environmental and Sustainability Studies today announced a new addition to its shuttle fleet: a 2015 Nissan Leaf. The all-electric vehicle will be used to transport passengers and goods the 16-mile round trip to and from the satellite campus. Read full text

Hartwick to Induct Five Into Athletic Hall of Fame

The 2014 Class of the Hartwick College Athletic Hall of Fame will include former stars Jason Boltus '09, Jack Phelan '09, Tara Wilkes '04, Julie Landmann '04, and Ken Kutler. Read full text

Hartwick’s Sears to Discuss Book on Campus

On Thursday, October 2 at 8 p.m., Hartwick College Professor of Accounting and Business Administration Thomas G. Sears, CPA will speak on the third floor of the Stevens-German Library on the Hartwick College campus. Sears will discuss aspects of his book, Faces of Freedom, Lives of Courage, which he co-authored with Radu Cristea. Read full text

Poets Carol, Richard Frost to Open Hartwick Visiting Writers Series

Poets Carol and Richard Frost will read from their work on Wednesday, October 1, 2014, at 7 p.m. in Eaton Lounge, Bresee Hall, on the Hartwick College campus. The reading is the first in the 2014-15 Visiting Writers Series, and celebrates the September publication of two new books of their poetry. Admission to the inaugural reading is free of charge and the public is invited. Refreshments will be served. Read full text