Hampden-Sydney College faculty have a special talent for motivating young men to reach above and beyond their abilities. They are practicing scholars who demonstrate passion for their fields of study both in the classroom and beyond through scholarship, study, and research. The following Faculty Scholarship is 2018-present.

Patterson Professor James Pontuso , 2020-01-05
“1989: It Was Too Soon to Celebrate,” Readings in American Government, 10th edition, eds. Mary P. Nichols, David K. Nichols, and Kevin J. Burns (Kendall/Hunt, 2020), 493-500.

Assistant Professor Emma Steinkraus Awarded an Eliza Moore Fellowship for Artistic Excellence , 2019-11-12
The Eliza Moore Fellowship includes a 2-4 week artist residency and $10,000 grant through the Oak Spring Garden Foundation

Elliott Associate Professor of Biology Dr. Kristian M. Hargadon '01 Publishes Melanoma Research with H-SC Students , 2019-10-28
Hargadon Identifies Role for FOXC2 Transcription Factor in Melanoma Progression

Assistant Professor Emma Steinkraus Invited to Speak at the University of Chicago , 2019-10-24
Professor Steinkraus presented her work in collaboration with the poet Imani Elizabeth Jackson as a part of the Plexiglas Series hosted by the Gray Center for Arts and Inquiry

Wilson Center Visiting Lecturer Greg Eanes , 2019-10-18
Presents Paper at 2019 Symposium on Cryptologic History

Robert Blackman, Elliott Professor of History, presents work at meeting of Western Society for French History , 2019-10-04
Paper "Words Matter: What Happened in the Salle des Menus Plaisirs on 10 June 1789?"

Robert Blackman, Elliott Professor of History, organizes roundtable on teaching at small liberal arts colleges at annual meeting of the Western Society for French History , 2019-10-04
Roundtable: Teaching and Working in French History at a Small College

Robert Blackman, Elliott Professor of History, elected to Governing Council of the Western Society for French History , 2019-10-03
Western Society for French History one of three major societies in United States devoted to study of French and Francophone history

Slavery and Hampden-Sydney , 2019-09-19
Presentation by Mary Prevo

Elliott Professor of History Robert H. Blackman publishes book with Cambridge University Press. , 2019-09-16
"1789: The French Revolution Begins," a close study of the first months of the French Revolution

Patterson Professor James Pontuso , 2019-08-23
published a review of Delba Winthrop's book, Aristotle: Democracy and Political Science

Elliott Assistant Professor Helena von Rueden's vocal octet debuts new concert program in central Virginia , 2019-08-21
"Heaven in a Wildflower: a Choral Meditation" program invited to several regional concert series

Assistant Professor Emma Steinkraus Granted a Good Hart Artist Residency , 2019-08-12
The residency provides full room and board, a $500.00 stipend, and quiet, natural surroundings to concentrate on creative work.

Elliott Assistant Professor Helena von Rueden performs at Wintergreen Music Festival , 2019-08-04
Debut for the Piedmont Singers of Central Va in Nellysford

World War 1 Centennial Podcast Interviews , 2019-06-14
Visiting Lecturer Greg Eanes on POWs

Elliott Associate Professor of Biology Dr. Kristian M. Hargadon '01 Receives Mary Louise Andrews Award for Cancer Research , 2019-05-31
Virginia Academy of Science Andrews Award to Support Melanoma Research

Cancer Research of Elliott Associate Professor of Biology Dr. Kristian M. Hargadon '01 Highlighted by Immunology and Cell Biology Journal , 2019-04-29
2016 Publication One of Twelve Articles Featured in 2019 Virtual Issue on Cancer Immunotherapy

Justin Greene, Visiting Assistant Professor of Rhetoric , 2019-04-27
Published an Article Analyzing Roxane Gay's Authorial Identity

Patterson Professor James Pontuso , 2019-04-24
published “The Most Dangerous Man in the World“

Wilson Center's Greg Eanes Published , 2019-04-15
in Over The Front (Winter Issue)

Elliott Assistant Professor Helena von Rueden performs at Richmond Cathedral of the Sacred Heart , 2019-03-22
Performance of Bach Motet 227 and choral works of Mendelssohn

Patterson Professor James Pontuso , 2019-03-18
publishes new book: Nature's Virtue

Patterson Professor James Pontuso , 2019-03-03
published a review of The Long Night of the Watchman: Essays by Václav Benda in Society, 56: 1 (February 2019), 99-100.

Professor Blackman co-edits online volume: "Becoming Revolutionaries: Papers in Honor of Timothy Tackett" , 2019-02-19
Volume co-edited with Micah Alpaugh (University of Central Missouri) and Ian Coller (University of California, Irvine) appears in H-France Salon

Wilson Center Visiting Lecturer Published in 'Army' Magazine (Feb 2019): , 2019-02-01
'Sergeant Blazed Trail for WWI Prisoners'

Dr. Alfonso Varona, Associate Professor of Modern Languages, publishes interview to Mexican Playwright Édgar Chías. , 2018-12-20
Interview appears in Fall 2018 issue of Latin American Theatre Review.

Art by Assistant Professor Emma Steinkraus exhibited at the Warner Gallery , 2018-11-02
"Super Natural" featuring Vaughn Bell, Emma Steinkraus, and Ari Weinkle runs from Oct 8-Dec 8, 2018

Professor Blackman gives paper at annual meeting of Western Society for French History in Portland, Maine. , 2018-11-02
"Brutus and Benghazi on the Seine: Executive Power and Classical Analogy in 1790"

Dr. Victor Szabo, Assistant Professor of Music, publishes essay on ambient music analysis and interpretation , 2018-10-31
Essay appears in the Routledge Companion to Popular Music Analysis: Expanding Approaches

34th Annual Ohio Valley History Conference , 2018-10-19
Hampden-Sydney Participation

Wilson Center Editorial Published in Roanoke Times , 2018-09-27
on POW-MIA Recognition Day

Patterson Professor James Pontuso , 2018-09-01
presented a paper at the American Political Science Association Convention in Boston entitled, “Fisher Ames: The Fragility of Popular Government”

Biology Professor Werth publishes article on whale evolution , 2018-08-29
Explains how different species of whales capture their prey by filter feeding

Wilson Center Faculty Provides Historical Consultation to Kentucky Museum , 2018-07-05
A Spanish-American War Item

Elliott Associate Professor of Biology Dr. Kristian M. Hargadon '01 and Students Publish Article on Cancer Immunotherapy , 2018-07-02
Checkpoint Blockade Therapy for Cancer Reviewed in International Immunopharmacology

Colonel Greg Eanes, USAF (Ret), Visiting Lecturer, Wilson Center for Leadership in the Public Interest , 2018-07-01
Review Published

Elliott Assistant Professor Helena von Rueden's professional choral ensemble performs at the VMFA , 2018-06-28
The Music of Arvo Pärt and Felix Mendelssohn

Colonel Greg Eanes , 2018-06-05
Wilson Center for Leadership

Colonel Greg Eanes , 2018-04-10
Wilson Center for Leadership

Elliott Associate Professor of Biology Dr. Kristian M. Hargadon '01 Recognized by Virginia Mathematics and Science Coalition , 2018-01-09
Programs That Work Award Recognizes Laboratory Module that Improves Student Learning of Gene Expression through Cancer Research

Elliott Professor of Theatre Shirley Kagan delivers paper in the Ghetto of Venice , 2018-01-08
The paper, "Jessica, the Other Other" was presented as part of a seminar sponsored by Manhattan College.

Elliott Assistant Professor Helena von Rueden performs in Messiah , 2017-12-15
Alto soloist for Central Virginia Masterworks Chorale

Elliott Assistant Professor Helena von Rueden presents poster at National Collegiate Choral Organization Conference , 2017-11-04
Bridging Disciplines through Choral Music Programming

Elliott Assistant Professor Helena von Rueden's choral ensemble performs second season of concerts , 2017-09-09
The Piedmont Singers of Central Virginia perform in Farmville, Richmond, and Charlottesville