Scholars in the News

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Hazim Hardeman, Rhodes Scholar and kid from North Philly
"Never mistake our being first, for being the first that were worthyā€¯
Philadelphia, PA
Philadelphia Sun
May 11, 2018

Hazim Hardeman, Rhodes Scholar and CCP and Temple University alumnus speaks to the Class of 2018 at the May 5th Commencement.

First Class Of Schmidt Science Fellows
New York, NY
Schmidt Futures Press Release
April 23, 2018

Introduction of Fellows Initiates $25 Million Program in Partnership with the Rhodes Trust, as Part of $100 Million Commitment to Drive Scientific Leadership and Interdisciplinary Research

Ronan Farrow Wins the 2018 Pulitzer Prize
Stephen Daw
April 17, 2018

In an announcement from the Pulitzer Prizes, Farrow was included among the 2018 honorees as one of the winners of the 2018 Pulitzer Prize for Public Service thanks to his reporting with The New Yorker on the sexual assault allegations brought against Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein.

Learn About the Most Recent Rhodes Trust Alumni Activities & Initiatives
March 23, 2018
Nnenna Lynch (NY & St. John's '93) and Jim Hansen (CO & Merton '93) Receive NCAA Silver Anniversary Award
March 23, 2018
Josh Carpenter (AL & St. Hilda's and Oriel 2012) named Director of Economic Development for Birmingham, AL
February 9, 2018
E. Dale Abel (Jamaica and Green '86) Elected President of the Endocrine Society
November 17, 2017
Unruh Cohen defends the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge against oil exploration
November 16, 2017
Class of 1967 50th Reunion
September 21, 2017
Ralph Smith Introduces Wall Street Journal Editors at Oxford Univ. Exhibit
Series Surrounding the "500 Years of Treasures at Oxford" Exhibit
New York
August 24, 2017

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