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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,

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

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

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

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

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,

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

Wednesday, February 22, 2012 - 12:16pm

Linda Stein on “Salander/Blomkvist: Challenging Stereotypes in The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo—and Beyond”

Sculptor, artist and activist Linda Stein will present a lecture titled “Salander/Blomkvist: Challenging Stereotypes in The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo—and beyond—at 8 p.m. Wednesday, February 22. The lecture includes a screening of a condensed version of the movie The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo and an examination of gender reversal and gender scrambling executed in the film. The lecture is free and open to the public.

LOCATION: McGregor Hall Room 113, Antioch College

CONTACT: Dennie Eagleson, 937-768-6462,

Friday, March 2, 2012 - 12:25pm

Opening Reception and Artist Talk with Zachary Cahill

Antioch College's Herndon Gallery will kick off the exhibition of artist Zachary Cahill's The Orphanage Project with an opening reception featuring an artist talk with Cahill. Employing the device of the “what if—scenario, The Orphanage Project imagines a world in which the USSA is possible: not a watered-down mèlange of US and Soviet identities, but something new. Drawing on the imagery of the bear, the project playfully and pointedly asks hard questions pertaining to ideology.

LOCATION: Herndon Gallery, South Hall

CONTACT: Dennie Eagleson, 937-768-6462,

Saturday, March 3, 2012 - 12:31pm

Community Sing and Concert with Muse

Join us for this exciting musical celebration event to benefit the Community Food Pantry of Yellow Springs. (Suggested donation of $5—50.)


CONTACT: Louise Smith, 937-471-0506,