In a Zoom call with Colgate students, Shigeko Sasamori told her harrowing story of surviving the atomic bombing of Hiroshima on August 6, 1945, and urged students to work toward creating a world without war.
The Living Writers series always strives to engage students with contemporary authors who grapple with modern issues. This year’s novels and essay collections have helped students discuss their own lived experiences after a summer marked by pandemic and race riots.
Paul J. Schupf ’58, trustee emeritus, a philanthropic supporter of the arts, and the founder of the W.S. Schupf Endowed Chair in Far Eastern Studies passed away on December 4, 2019. He was 82 years old.