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Summer maintenance crew gains experience, appreciation

Classroom spaces may be empty during the summer months, but work doesn’t slow down around campus. Residence halls are cleaned, painted and remodeled. Mowers frequently buzz across the Quad. Landscaping is continually manicured to maintain the beauty...
From: Blogging Sidney's Sonnets on 11 Jul 2022

Isaac Ball ’22 Commissioned into U.S. Marine Corps

A love for his country, learning and challenge The Fourth of July is Isaac Ball’s ‘22 second favorite holiday. Christmas is his first. His sense of patriotism is strong and perhaps equal to his love of learning and “a good challenge.”  ...
From: Blogging Sidney's Sonnets on 6 Jun 2022

U of Buckingham | MA in French and British Decorative Arts

MA in French and British Decorative Arts and Historic Interiors University of Buckingham, starting September 2022 Bursary applications due by 20 June 2022 Applications are invited for a bursary on the University of Buckingham’s MA in Decorative Arts...
From: Enfilade on 3 Jun 2022

A tribute to those who served and sacrificed on this Memorial Day

Since its founding, Hanoverians have served in the U.S. military through every major conflict around the globe. Students who walked these grounds have fought in the Civil War, World War I and World War II. Hanoverians have also seen action in Korea, Vietnam...
From: Blogging Sidney's Sonnets on 30 May 2022

Turning the page: Hanover’s Class of 2022 graduates

Hanover College celebrated its 189th Commencement, Saturday, May 28, with the conferral of bachelor’s degrees to the 251 members of the Class of 2022 at Alumni Stadium. Full video replay / Look for a photo gallery and highlight video coming on social...
From: Blogging Sidney's Sonnets on 28 May 2022

Study Trip | Bavaria: Grandeur in Southern Germany

The trip is fully booked, but The Decorative Arts Trust is still accepting applications for one scholarship student: Bavaria: Grandeur in Southern Germany Study Trip The Decorative Arts Trust, 7–15 October 2022 Scholarship applications due by 30 June...
From: Enfilade on 27 May 2022

Mills, West named Fulbright award winners  

Two members of the Class of 2022 have received Fulbright awards for the 2022-2023 academic year.  Cameron Mills ‘22 received a Fulbright English Teaching Assistantship to Spain. Erica West ‘22 will pursue a Master of Science in data-centric engineering...
From: Blogging Sidney's Sonnets on 23 May 2022

Commencement activities to honor Hanover’s Class of

Hanover College will celebrate its 189th Commencement, Saturday, May 28, with the conferral of bachelor’s degrees to the 250 members of the Class of 2022. The ceremony will begin at 10 a.m. at The Point. Watch the live stream of Hanover’s 189th...
From: Blogging Sidney's Sonnets on 17 May 2022

Miller to explore 19th-century Chinese immigration, anti-Asian racism

Anthony Miller, assistant professor of history In recognition of Asian-American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month, Hanover College’s Haq Center for Cross-Cultural Education will present a special conversation with Professor Anthony Miller at 6:30...
From: Blogging Sidney's Sonnets on 10 May 2022

One Hundred Delightful Tastes of Tofu: How Doable Was an Early Modern Japanese Recipe?

By Sora (Skye) Osuka Tofu Hyakuchin (豆腐百珍, One Hundred Delightful Tastes of Tofu Recipes), originally published in 1782, is often considered the first cookbook that only focuses on one ingredient and the beginning of the Hyakuchin-mono (百珍物,...
From: The Recipes Project on 28 Apr 2022

$2.6 million grant forges path for Hanover-Madison connecting trail

A $2.16 million grant through Indiana’s Next Level Trails program will pave the way for Hanover College and a group of community partners to establish the first phase of a multi-use trail that would, ultimately, link campus to nearby Madison, Ind. ...
From: Blogging Sidney's Sonnets on 21 Apr 2022

Mom’s home: EPZ meets its maker

Still feeling the exhilaration, Carrie Helton Harris ‘00 walked out of Classic Hall late on the night of April 10, 1999. For nearly two hours, Harris’ brainchild – dubbed Evil Petting Zoo (EPZ) – had delighted more than 100 students in the jam-packed...
From: Blogging Sidney's Sonnets on 20 Apr 2022

85th-annual Honors Convocation

Hanover College celebrated the academic achievements of its students and faculty during the 85th-annual Honors Convocation. The annual event was held April 14 in Fitzgibbon Recital Hall, Lynn Center for Fine Arts. Hailee Holberton ’22 and Samuel...
From: Blogging Sidney's Sonnets on 14 Apr 2022

PhD Opportunity | Women, Art Making, and the English Country House

Mirabel Jane Neville[?], mid-nineteenth-century watercolour of the Saloon at Audley End, Essex. ◊   ◊   ◊   ◊   ◊ From the project announcement: ‘Spaces of Femininity’: Making Art and Craft in the English Country House, c.1750–1900...
From: Enfilade on 8 Apr 2022

March 27

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? “To teach reading, and all Kinds of Needle-Work.” As spring arrived in 1772 advertisements for boarding schools for girls and young women appeared in several newspapers in New...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 27 Mar 2022

Hanover to be featured in Amazon Prime Video’s “The College Tour”

Life on Indiana’s oldest private college campus will be told through the stories and experiences of Hanover College’s current students during an upcoming episode of “The College Tour,” an acclaimed streaming series available on Amazon Prime Video....
From: Blogging Sidney's Sonnets on 15 Mar 2022

Hanover College Theatre to present children’s musical “A Year with Frog and Toad”

Famed children’s storybook characters come to life as the Hanover College Theatre presents the musical adaptation of “A Year with Frog and Toad.” Suitable for all ages, “A Year with Frog and Toad” is a charming tale of friendship. After waking...
From: Blogging Sidney's Sonnets on 2 Mar 2022

Partnership creates opportunities through Indiana’s O’Neill School of Public and Environmental Affairs

Hanover College graduates now have a unique pathway to pursue a graduate education through one of the nation’s premier schools of public affairs. Hanover has partnered with the Indiana University Paul H. O’Neill School of Public and Environmental...
From: Blogging Sidney's Sonnets on 24 Feb 2022

PhD Opportunity | The Material Culture of Saltram, 1725–184

Saltram House, near Plymouth in Devon, England; in 1957 the house was donated by the Parker family to the National Trust (Photo: National Trust). More information is available here. ◊   ◊   ◊   ◊   ◊ From the project description: Global...
From: Enfilade on 27 Jan 2022

Online Talks | HECAA Emerging Scholars Showcase

This afternoon! HECAA Emerging Scholars Showcase Online, Saturday, 13 November 2021, 2:00–3:30pm (EST) A reminder to join us for our HECAA Emerging Scholars Showcase on Saturday, 13 November, 2:00–3:30pm, EST. Please register via the zoom link below...
From: Enfilade on 13 Nov 2021

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