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Friday, February 3, 2012 - 5:49am

Board of Trustees Winter Meeting

The Antioch College Board of Trustees will hold their winter meeting on campus February 3-5. | Agenda

The community is invited to attend an Executive Briefing by President Mark Roosevelt at 7:30 p.m. in the Herndon Gallery, South Hall.

The Board will hold an open session from 8:30 a.m. to noon on Saturday, February 4.

LOCATION: Antioch College

CONTACT: Joyce Morrissey at

Thursday, January 26, 2012 - 10:07am

Leslie Wingard on “Black Men and the Crisis of Faith in Literature and Film”

Leslie Wingard, assistant professor of English at the College of Wooster, specializes in African American literature, black visual culture, and religion and literature. Her current book project focuses on the tension between sacred and secular interests in 20th and 21st century black literary and visual texts. Wingard was the Mellon Postdoctoral Fellow in Visual Culture at Williams College from 2006-08. She has also held dissertation fellowships from the English department and the Center for the Study of Religion at Princeton University, and the Religion department and Program in Africana Studies at Haverford College. Her article, “As Seen Through Stained Glass: Religion, Politics, and Aesthetics in Alice Walker’s Meridian,—is forthcoming in Religion & Literature.

LOCATION: Olive Kettering Library, Antioch College

CONTACT: Geneva Gano, 937-479-9346,

Sunday, January 22, 2012 - 8:51am

Patricia Cole: “My Work and Etc.”

Patricia Cole is an Artist in Residence at Antioch College. She is a painter who comes to the college from Bloomington, Indiana, but who most recently had a residency in Johannesburg, South Africa. She will be making a public presentation about her work and her engagement in different cultures made possible through a range of national and international artist residencies.

LOCATION: Herndon Gallery, Antioch College

CONTACT: Dennie Eagleson, 937-768-6462

Sunday, January 22, 2012 - 8:31am

2nd Annual European Chapter Meeting

Please join us for the Antioch College 2nd Annual European Alumni Chapter Meeting, including general College and International co-op updates.

In Attendance:

  • Sharon Merriman '55, host
  • Barbara Winslow '68, Antioch College Trustee
  • Steve Sturman, Vice President for Advancement

R.S.V.P. by Tuesday, January 17.

LOCATION: Conservatory Lounge at Archangel, 11-13 Kensington Hight Street, London, W8 5NP (Five minutes from Hight Street Kensington Tube)

CONTACT: Stacey Wirrig at or +1 937-207-2640

Tuesday, January 17, 2012 - 2:00pm

Reading by award-winning author Jaimy Gordon

The Antioch Review and the Antioch College Writing Institute will host a special reading by 2010 National Book Award winner Jaimy Gordon, beginning at 7 p.m., Tuesday, January 17, in McGregor Hall on the College’s campus. The event is free and open to the public, but seating is limited. In addition to a reading from Gordon’s latest novel, Lord of Misrule, the event will include a book signing and question and answer session.

LOCATION: 113 McGregor Hall

CONTACT: Jennifer Jolls, (937) 768-3433

Monday, January 16, 2012 - 12:29pm

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service

10:00 a.m. Warm beverages and music. Coretta Scott King Center, Antioch College

10:30 a.m. Yellow Springs MLK Jr. Day March. Mills Lawn Elementary School, 200 S Walnut St.

11:00 a.m. African American Cross-Cultural Works’s Martin Luther King Jr. Day Program. Central Chapel A.M.E. Church, 411 S High St.

2:30 p.m. Antioch College Miami Valley Alumni Chapter Meeting. College update on admissions, cooperative education and advancement. McGregor Hall, Room 113, Antioch College

3:00 p.m. Facilitated panel discussion on the Antioch College experience by students of color through the generations, led by alumnus and former Trustee Prexy Nesbitt, class of 1967. Panelists will include current students and alumni of Antioch College.

6:00 p.m. Miami Valley Alumni Chapter Monthly Social. Peache’s Grille, 104 Xenia Ave.

LOCATION: Antioch College campus and the village of Yellow Springs

CONTACT: Stacey Wirrig at or 937-767-2341

Friday, December 2, 2011 - 11:43am

Exhibition: Nikki McClure: Cutting Her Own Path, 1996-2011

Nikki McClure works with daily life as her subject, black paper as her medium and an X-Acto blade as her tool. Her intricate papercuts form the foundation of a self-made career that now spans self-published calendars, books, t-shirts, posters and more. The exhibition showcases McClure’s unique papercut artwork alongside her popular and better-known calendars, books, and other recent projects.

LOCATION: Herndon Gallery, South Hall

CONTACT: Sara Black,

Thursday, December 1, 2011 - 6:58am

Teach-In on the Occupy Movement

Please come and join the discussion. Free and open to all.

LOCATION: McGregor 113

CONTACT: Geneva Gano,

Friday, November 4, 2011 - 3:36pm

Exhibition: Rhythm of Structure—Closing Symposium

Rhythm of Structure: Mathematics, Art, and Poetic Reflection
Bowery and Beyond - A John Sims Project - Closing Symposium

Friday, November 4
7 p.m. | Closing Gallery Talk | “Rhythm of Structure: the Journey—by Curator John Sims
@ Antioch College, Herndon Gallery

Saturday, November 5
11 a.m. | Birth of the Math Artist | by John Sims
@ Antioch College, McGregor Hall, Room 113

2 p.m. | Screening of Rhythm of Structure: Mathematics, Art, and Poetic Reflection
@ The Little Art Theatre, 247 Xenia Ave., Yellow Springs

7 p.m. | Community Response | Featuring Kristin Prevallet, John Booth, Maria Booth, and Yvonne Seon
Open mic responses with available blues music to accompany
@ Antioch College, Herndon Gallery

Sunday November 6
1 p.m. | Math , Art and Poetry Panel Discussion | John Sims, Bing Davis, Kevin Dean and Kristin Prevallet
@ Herndon Gallery, Antioch College

LOCATION: Various Locations

CONTACT: Sara Black,

Friday, October 21, 2011 - 11:04am

Founders Weekend: President's Executive Briefing

President Mark Roosevelt will deliver a public talk to update members of the Board of Trustees and the community at large on the state of affairs at Antioch College.

LOCATION: South Hall, Herndon Gallery

CONTACT: Stacey Wirrig, 937-207-2640 or