Faculty News

  • Student sits at computer ca. 1985
    This week, Colgate classes resume online. While it might seem like a new world, this story from the College Board archives shows that the University’s professors were among the pioneers of distance education.
    March 31, 2020
  • Jenna Reinbold, associate professor of religion, discusses widespread public confusion about the state of religious freedom in America in a new episode of the Academic Minute, a production of the Albany, N.Y., NPR affiliate WAMC. 
    February 28, 2020
  • Professor Jessica Graybill discusses climate science in Russia.
    Join Colgate Russian and Eurasian Studies Director and Associate Professor of Geography Jessica Graybill as she discusses her research in Russia, and how climate change is impacting its coastal cities in this episode of 13.
    January 21, 2020
  • Colgate University campus in winter
    Colgate political scientists are weighing in on the ethical questions related to the U.S. military strike that killed Iranian General Qassem Soleimani, Iran’s missile response, and how escalation doesn’t always result in deterrence.
    January 8, 2020
  • Associate Professor of Biology Engda Hagos works with Changchang Liu ’15 in the summer of 2014
    Newly published research authored by 10 Colgate students and led by Associate Professor of Biology Engda Hagos, reveals how a specific protein inhibits cancer growth at the cellular level, which could one day lead to new cancer treatments. 
    December 17, 2019
  • Associate Professor of Physics and Astronomy Jeff Bary shares his thoughts on an array of interstellar topics in this new episode of ‘13,’ Colgate’s newest podcast that asks 13 questions of one Colgate community member.
    November 11, 2019