The Record 2015 October
On March 23, 1775, just eight months before he would become a founding trustee of Hampden-Sydney College, Patrick Henry stood in St. John's Church in Richmond to speak to the second Virginia Convention. The provisional government was discussing whether Virginia should raise a militia to defend herself from the British fleets and armies poised to subjugate her people...read full story
Enduring Citizenship: A Look at the Mission
From the founding, Hampden-Sydney has adhered steadfastly to [a] set of principles, which have helped her to withstand the vicissitudes of history and fortune...the College has placed great value in personal honor; freedom of conscience, including religious and political beliefs; and a robust, well-rounded education that "forms good men and good citizens."
A New Board of Trustees Chairman
The Hampden-Sydney College Board of Trustees recently elected a new chairman, M. Peebles Harrison '89. He assumed his new position on July 1, 2015, replacing former Chairman Thomas "Tom" Allen '60, who had served in that role since 2008.
A Delightful Find: Last Page
One of the librarians recently found tucked away in an old box an 1803 copy of the timeless guide to proper character and behavior, The Young Gentleman and Lady's Monitor and English Teacher's Assistant.
Fourth Annual C Day, celebrating convocation, class identity, and community
South American Studies students live and learn in Argentina
President Howard to Leave H-SC, selected as the new president of Robert Morris University
First Shelton Challenge, a five-day summer residential experience at H-SC
H-SC and Harvard Business School Partner Up in digital learning initiative
Coach Ray Rostan Announces Retirement following 2016 season
For Tiger schedules and the latest news, visit www.hscathletics.com
A Call for Good Citizenship: seeking alumni to step forward to serve as mentors or to help students find internships through the Office of Career Education and Vocational Reflection
New Alumni Board Members: a look at who they are and what they bring to the Alumni Association
Alumni Profile: John Melton '91, head of Fuqua School
Melton, the new headmaster at Fuqua School, believes that schools should provide exceptional academics, instill core values, and provide a welcoming community to students.