The Sage Colleges http://wamc.org en Afternoon Talk With EPA Regional Administrator http://wamc.org/post/afternoon-talk-epa-regional-administrator <p>Do women have a special role when it comes to protecting and nourishing the environment? That will be the subject of a talk this afternoon by EPA Regional Administrator Judith Enck, who will deliver the Women of Influence in Politics lecture at the Bush Memorial Center at Sage College in Troy, New York at 1 p.m. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 18:00:43 +0000 Brian Shields 88322 at http://wamc.org Afternoon Talk With EPA Regional Administrator "Women of Influence in Politics: A Panel Discussion" at Russell Sage http://wamc.org/post/women-influence-politics-panel-discussion-russell-sage <p>"Women in Politics" will be the focus Friday at Russell Sage College as the school welcomes three prominent female legislators from both parties to a public forum.</p> Thu, 12 Sep 2013 22:32:00 +0000 Dave Lucas 73487 at http://wamc.org "Women of Influence in Politics: A Panel Discussion" at Russell Sage The 12th Public History Conference on the Underground Railroad Movement http://wamc.org/post/12th-public-history-conference-underground-railroad-movement <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">This Friday, Saturday, and Sunday – The Sage Colleges will host The </span>12th<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Public History Conference on the Underground Railroad Movement.</span></p><p>The conference is entitled “Milestones on the Road to Freedom: The Emancipation Proclamation, Harriet Tubman, and the March on Washington - a Legacy and a Future" – it is organized by the <a href="http://www.undergroundrailroadhistory.org/">Underground Railroad History Project of the Capital Region, Inc.</a> and Co-sponsored by: The Sage Colleges and The Department of History and Society, Russell Sage College.</p><p>Here to tell us all about it are Mary Liz Stewart and Paul Stewart - co-founders and directors of the Underground Railroad History Project of the Capital Region and conference organizers and <a href="http://www.sage.edu/academics/faculty/rsc/skotnes/">Andor Skotnes</a>, professor and chair of Sage's Department of History and Society, event organizer, and conference keynote speaker.</p><p> Tue, 09 Apr 2013 15:35:00 +0000 Joe Donahue 61805 at http://wamc.org The 12th Public History Conference on the Underground Railroad Movement The Sage Colleges to name center after Newtown principal http://wamc.org/post/sage-colleges-name-center-after-newtown-principal <p>TROY, N.Y. (AP) — A New York Capital District college plans to establish a new education center in honor of Sandy Hook Elementary School Principal Dawn Hochsprung, who was a doctoral candidate in the college's educational leadership program.<br><br>Hochsprung, five other educators and 20 children were killed in the Dec. 14 mass shooting at the school in Newtown, Conn.</p> Tue, 05 Feb 2013 13:30:35 +0000 Associated Press 57207 at http://wamc.org The Sage Colleges to name center after Newtown principal