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Antioch College President Roosevelt and former Ohio Governor Bob Taft are both the great-grandsons of American Presidents. Roosevelt's great grandfather was Theodore Roosevelt, President from 1901 to 1909. He was succeeded by William Howard Taft of Cincinnati. >> More

YELLOW SPRINGS, Ohio—November 25, 2014— Antioch College will present “Softcops” by Caryl Churchill at the Foundry Theater on December 5, 6, 12 and 13, 2014 at 8 00 p.m.  Antioch’s performance of “Softcops” is directed by Louise Smith, associate professor of performance, with musical direction by student Seth Kaplan ’15.

Antioch College is deeply saddened by the loss of Mark Strand '57, whose spare, deceptively simple investigations of rootlessness, alienation and the ineffable strangeness of life made him one of America’s most hauntingly meditative poets, died on Saturday, Nov. 29, 2014, at his daughter’s home in Brooklyn, NY. He was 80.

YELLOW SPRINGS, Ohio—November 24, 2014—Antioch College’s Office of Advancement announced today that it will again participate in Giving Tuesday, a national day of giving at the start of the holiday season designed to encourage charitable activities that support nonprofit organizations. Giving Tuesday will take place on Tuesday, December 2.

This week, President Obama announced the recipients of the Presidential Medal of Freedom to 19 people, including slain civil rights activists Andrew Goodman, James Chaney and Michael Schwerner. 

“I look forward to presenting these 19 bold, inspiring Americans with our Nation’s highest civilian honor,” said the President.

From the White House:

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, President Obama nominated LaShann Moutique DeArcy Hall '92 to serve on the United States District Courts.

LaShann Moutique DeArcy Hall: Nominee for the United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York


On November 20, 2014, Antioch College will conduct a public meeting to discuss our intent to apply for a U.S. EPA Brownfield Clean-up Grant in the amount of $200,000 to assist us with the asbestos abatement and demolition of the Student Union building.  

A copy of the grant proposal and a draft Analysis of Brownfield Clean-up Alternatives (ABCA) will be available for public review and comment.  

The meeting will be held in McGregor Hall, room 113 at 7:00 p.m.

YELLOW SPRINGS, Ohio – October 23, 2014 – In just over two weeks, people from around the country will gather in Yellow Springs to hear internationally-recognized speakers discuss the pressing issue of climate change and how it can be addressed by communities and individuals.