Monthly Archives: November 2013

GC professor, state historian Jim Klotter writes foreword in new book on pre-Civil War Kentucky material culture

GEORGETOWN, KY – Dr. Jim Klotter, The State Historian of Kentucky and Professor of History at Georgetown College, has written the foreword for a newly published handsome new book entitled Collecting Kentucky 1790-1860 (Cherry Valley Publications LLC, First Edition 2013, 344 pages).

The book is the work of Genevieve Baird Lacer and Libby Turner Howard with photography by […]

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Tiger Symphonic Band anniversary concert features soloist Connor Mook, benefits AMEN House

GEORGETOWN, KY – Georgetown College’s Tiger Symphonic Band celebrates 169 years of bands at the College with its annual Fall Anniversary Concert on Monday, November 25, at 8 p.m. in John L. Hill Chapel. The public is invited.

Featured student soloist playing the marimba and xylophone will be Connor Mook, a junior Psychology and Spanish […]

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Tiger anglers reel in win, top-five at Battle of Bluegrass

GEORGETOWN, KY – The Georgetown College fishing team continues to reel in the wins.

In their first tournament of the fall held two weeks ago at Barren River Lake in south central Kentucky, cousins and long-time fishing partners Nick and Mike Huff won the annual Battle of the Bluegrass.

They bagged 15.51 pounds of fish; they […]

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Dr. Bart Dickinson, much-loved and respected GC professor, passes away

GEORGETOWN, KY – Dr. Bart G. Dickinson, a retired Georgetown College professor and former chair of the Department of Math and Physics at the college, passed away November 7.

Born in Glasgow, KY, Dr. Dickinson was a Phi Beta Kappa graduate of the University of Kentucky.

He completed the master of science degree from UK in […]

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History professor gets scholarly publication award

GEORGETOWN, KY – Associate Professor of History Liyan Liu is recipient of the 2013 Association of Chinese Professors of Social Sciences (ACPSS) in the United States’ “Best Scholarly Publication Award.” It was presented in early November at a University of Louisville conference held in collaboration with the United Societies of China Studies (USCS).

The Award […]

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