Kevin Dunn, chair and associate professor of political science at HWS, and Pierre Englebert, a professor of African politics at Pomona College, have announced the publication of their co-authored textbook, "Inside African Politics," an important work that introduces readers to a rich exploration of contemporary politics in Africa.
Released by Lynne Rienner Publishers, one of the foremost publishe...
After graduating from Hobart summa cum laude this spring, Jose Lamerique '13 will pursue a law degree at the University of Pennsylvania, one of the country's eight Ivy League institutions.
"I have wanted to go into law school since graduating from high school," says Lamerique, who earned his B.A. in history with a minor in Africana studies. "I assessed my strengths and weaknesses and decided that...
Rashid Perkins '12 was recently featured in a piece by the New York Times editorial board about the Fresh Air Fund. Perkins participated in the Fresh Air Fund's summer program starting at 7 years old.
The article begins, "Rashid Perkins still remembers that first day. One summer morning, when he was 7, he left his home in Jamaica, Queens. At the Port Authority Bus Terminal, he said goodbye to his...