News & Events Archive

September 2015

"Hillsdale Academy Celebrates 25th Anniversary"
Hillsdale Academy, an independent, classical K-12 school located on the campus of Hillsdale College, celebrates its 25th anniversary on October 2 and 3 with special events.
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"Hillsdale College Named One of the Top 100 'Smartest Colleges' in the U.S."
Hillsdale College has been named one of the nation's smartest colleges in a report release this week by Business Insider.
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"Hillsdale College Senior John 'Jack' Shannon Receives American Enterprise Institute's 2015-2016 Young Scholars Award"
Hillsdale College congratulates Jack Shannon on being named a Young Scholars Award winner.
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"Hillsdale College Launches Free Online Course"
Hillsdale College today opened registration for a new, free, not-for-credit, online course, "Winston Churchill and Statesmanship."
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"Hillsdale College Statement Regarding Exclusion from Federal Government's 'College Scorecard'"
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"Hillsdale College Professor Testifies Before U.S. House Financial Services Committee"
Associate Vice President and Dean of Educational Programs at the Kirby Center Dr. Matthew Spalding testified today before the Financial Services Committee of the U.S. House of Representatives.
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"Hillsdale College USN Rankings"
Hillsdale College is one of the nation's best liberal arts colleges, according to the 2016 Best Colleges rankings released today by U.S. News & World Report.
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"Hillsdale College Welcomes Class of 2019"
Hillsdale College welcomed the Class of 2019 at its Freshman Convocation ceremony at the Margot V. Biermann Center on August 30, 2015.
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"Hillsdale College Forbes Ranking"
Hillsdale College is listed as #140 among private colleges and #37 in the Midwest as determined by Forbes Magazine.
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August 2015

"Hillsdale College Named Among Best Colleges by The Princeton Review"
Hillsdale College is one of the nation's best institutions for undergraduate education, according to The Princeton Review. The education services company features the College in the 2016 edition of its flagship college guide "The Best 380 Colleges," published August 4.
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"Alumna Jillian Melchior Named Tony Blankley Chair for Public policy and American Exceptionalism"
Hillsdale College is pleased to congratulate alumna Jillian Kay Melchior for being named the 2015–2016 Tony Blankley Chair for Public Policy and American Exceptionalism at the Steamboat Institute.
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July 2015

"Shotgun Team Member Wins W.S. FITASC Junior Honors"
Drew Lieske, a member of the College's shotgun team, wins Junior Champion honors and earns first place in his age group at the 2015 U.S. Federation Internationale de Tir aux Armes Sportives de Chasse (FITASC) Grand Prix.
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"Shooting Camps"
Hillsdale College recently welcomed women from across the country to its annual Ladies for Liberty Shooting Camp and Seminar.
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June 2015


"Liberal Arts for Conservative Minds"
Kyle Peterson, associate editorial features editor for the Wall Street Journal, interviews Dr. Larry P. Arnn and discusses the state of education in the nation, the classical liberal arts, and Hillsdale College.
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"Dr. Larry P. Arnn Receives the 2015 Bradley Prize"
Hillsdale College president Dr. Larry P. Arnn was honored at the Lynde and Harry Bradley Foundation's twelfth annual awards gala ceremony.
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May 2015


"Hillsdale College Recognizes Retiring Faculty"
Three longtime Hillsdale College faculty members retired at the end of the 2014-2015 academic year: Professor of English Daniel Sundahl, Professor of French Ellen Justice-Templeton, and Professor of Politics Will Morrisey. 
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"Hillsdale College Commencement"
Dr. Michael Ward delivers Hillsdale College's 2015 commencement speech.
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April 2015


"Hillsdale Reflections"
This speech was delivered at a reception at the College on April 29, 2015 by Dr. Ellen Justice-Templeton, retiring Chairwoman and Professor of French.
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"Hillsdale College Celebrates Winston Churchill Day"
Hillsdale College will celebrate Churchill Day on April 9th, the anniversary of Sir Winston S. Churchill being named an honorary U.S. citizen in 1963.
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March 2015


"Shotgun Team National Champ"
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"Online Course Enrollments"
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"Hillsdale College Symphony Orchestra Concert"
On March 5th, 2015, the Hillsdale Symphony Orchestra will perform works by Rimsky-Korsakov and Beethoven.
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December 2014


"Hillsdale College Named 'Best College Value'"
Hillsdale College is among the nation's best value's for higher education, according to a new report from Kiplinger's Personal Finance.
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"Women's Cross Country Team Makes Hillsdale College History"
On Saturday, December 6th, 2014, the Charger women's cross country team took second place at the NCAA Division II Cross Country Championships.
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November 2014


"Hillsdale College Remembers Philip M. Crane"
The Hillsdale College family was saddened by the news that Trustee Emeritus and alumnus Philip. M. Crane passed away on Saturday, November 8th.
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October 2014


"Senator Mike Lee Speaks at Hillsdale College"
On October 21st U.S. Senator Mike Lee will speak at Hillsdale College.
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"Greg Wolfe & Image: A Celebration"
On October 20th and 21st, the Visiting Writers Program at Hillsdale College will host a series of events to celebrate Greg Wolfe, former graduate of Hillsdale and founder of Image journal.
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"Homecoming 2014"
Hillsdale College celebrates Homecoming 2014 with favorite traditions and some new twists.
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September 2014 


"Constitution Day 2014"
On September 18th, Hillsdale College and the Kirby Center will host the fourth annual Constitution Day Celebration.
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"The Gershom Lecture Series on Judaism & Christianity"
September 14-16, Hillsdale College will host the Gershom Lecture Series in service of Jewish-Christian understanding.
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"CCA Live Stream"
Watch the live stream of Victor Davis Hanson's lecture "The Failure of Versailles & the Interwar Years" on Sept. 9 at 8:00 PM EST.
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"50th Anniversary of the Dow Center"
On September 8, Hillsdale College celebrated the 50th anniversary of the Herbert & Grace Dow Leadership Conference Center.
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"Special Labor Day Broadcast of Hillsdale Dialogues"
On September 1st, President Arnn, Dr. Thomas West, & Dr. Paul Moreno joined Hugh Hewitt to discuss Marxism, Communism, & the American Labor Movement.
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August 2014


"Freshman Convocation 2014"
On Sunday, August 24, President Larry P. Arnn and Hillsdale College faculty welcomed the incoming freshman class in a special Matriculation Ceremony.
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"General Counsel of Hillsdale College"
On August 15th, Robert E. Norton was named General Counsel of Hillsdale College.
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June 2014


"AWC Family Foundation Lecture Series"
On June 19th, David F. Forte delivered a lecture on virtue and the democratic republic.
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May 2014


"Searle Center Groundbreaking Ceremony"
On May 9th, Hillsdale College held a groundbreaking ceremony for the new Searle Center.
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April 2014


"Commencement 2014 Speaker Announced"
We are pleased to announce Eric Metaxas as our 2014 Commencement speaker.
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"Poet Paul Mariani Visits Hillsdale College"
On April 15th and 16th Paul Mariani made two public appearances, reading poetry and delivering a lecture.
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December 2013


"Winter Lights Festival"
Slayton Arboretum hosted its annual Winter Lights Festival and Open House on December 5th.
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October 2013


"Van Andel Graduate School Named"
Hillsdale College named its Graduate School of Statesmanship for a 1978 Hillsdale graduate and chairman.
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