Current Ripon News

2014 Awards Convocation

Ripon College honored outstanding members of its student body, faculty and staff at its 2014 Awards Convocation Wednesday, April 23. The Awards Convocation is one of the major ceremonials held by the College each year. Honored students were: Achievement Award in Anthropology: Elise N. D’Alessandro Achievement Award in Art: Kevin T. Whiteneir Jr. Beta Beta Beta Award: Allison M. Schmidt… Continue reading

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Young’s Article Named “Maths Article of the Week”

Andrea Young, assistant professor of mathematics and computer science at Ripon College, had her work selected by the Taylor & Francis Group as the “Mathematics & Statistics Journals Article of the Week.” Her article, “Improvisation in the Mathematics Classroom,” was originally published in May 2013 in Primus: Problems, Resources, and Issues in Mathematics Undergraduate Studies. You can find the notice… Continue reading

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Senior Artists Display Work

A senior art exhibit by studio art majors will be on display from May 2-17 in the lobby of C.J. Rodman Center for the Arts on the Ripon College campus. An opening reception will be held from 7-8 p.m. May 2. Participants include Jaquita Hawthorne of Green Bay, Wis; Tori Lantz of Hometown, Ill., Brian Kollatz of Greenfield, Wis., Madeline… Continue reading

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Pianist, vocalist perform May 3

A senior piano and vocal recital will be presented at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, May 3, at Ripon College. The recital will begin at 7:30 p.m. in Demmer Recital Hall, C.J. Rodman Center for the Arts, on the campus. There is no charge for admission. Senior Michael Rausch of Deerfield, Wis., is a pianist and will perform Sonata, Op. 13, No.… Continue reading

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Ripon Jazz Ensemble performs May 2

The Ripon College Jazz Ensemble will perform at 7:30 p.m. Friday, May 2. The concert will be presented in Demmer Recital Hall, C.J. Rodman Center for the Arts, on the Ripon College campus. There is no charge for admission. Adam Hardt, adjunct instructor of music, directs the Jazz Ensemble. The concert will feature the following performers: Saxophone Michell Eithun, alto… Continue reading

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Ripon gets “all clear” after bomb threat

The Ripon Police Department has given an “all clear” after investigating a bomb threat on the Ripon College campus. Several handwritten notes were discovered by College employees shortly after 8 a.m. on Monday, April 21, describing a bomb threat for “academic buildings.” Ripon Police were notified immediately and the College launched its Emergency Response Plan at 8:19 a.m., sending emergency… Continue reading

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