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4th Annual WYSO Open House Joins Forces with Wellness Center Free Community Day

WYSO Public Radio and The Wellness Center at Antioch College are partnering to bring families a day of free fun in beautiful Yellow Springs. On Sunday, July 12 from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m., WYSO will hold its fourth annual open house and The Wellness Center will hold a free community day.

Recreated Liberal Arts School in Yellow Springs, Ohio Confers Degrees to 21 Students

Historic Recordings Available Online at Beginning June 19

Public Radio station WYSO, in collaboration with the Greene County Public Library and Antioch College, will open the WYSO Digital Audio Archives for online listening on Friday, June 19, 2015 in conjunction with WYSO’s first-ever reunion. The full archive can be accessed at

Center to Showcase Civil Rights Exhibit June 8 through June 26

#BlackLivesMatter performances at Opening Reception Friday, June 5, 7:00-9:00 p.m.
Exhibition runs from June 5-Aug 7, 2015

The Antioch College family lost a beloved member late Tuesday evening when Leo Drey ’39 passed away in St. Louis. Leo served as an Antioch College Trustee from 2008 until his passing. His wife, Kay continues to serve as an Honorary Trustee, a role she also assumed in 2008. Leo was a co-op employer, conducted admissions work, and assisted with cultivation and solicitation work at the College. He has served on the Antioch Alumni Association Board and the Glen Helen Advisory Board. He was elected to the Antioch Board of Trustees (1976-1998) and was Board Chair (1982-84).

Roger Millard Husbands died in his home on May 22, 2015, in Yellow Springs, OH, due to complications following lung and pancreatic cancer. He was 74.

Roger was born on August 7, 1940 in Salt Lake City, UT to Munroe and Martha Husbands, and grew up in Needham, MA. He attended Antioch College from 1958-1964, studying mathematics. During college, he married Harriet Odinov, also a student at Antioch.

Antioch College is pleased to announce that Kevin McGruder is one of a select group of faculty members nationwide chosen by the Council of Independent Colleges (CIC) and the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History to participate in a special American history seminar on “Slave Narratives.” The multidisciplinary seminar for faculty members in history, English, and related fields will use the slave narratives—as well as some other assigned secondary reading—to comprehend the lived experience of slaves themselves in the transition from bondage to freedom.

First Class of Recreated Antioch to Graduate, Rep. John Lewis to Deliver Historic Address

WHAT/WHO: President Mark Roosevelt, The Board of Trustees, faculty, staff, students, and alumni will celebrate the commencement ceremony of the graduating class of 2015. Commencement coincides with a multi-class reunion celebration lasting from June 18 through June 21. Media: Please RSVP to Matt Desjardins at

WHEN: Saturday, June 20, 2015 at 10:00 a.m.