Features 2017

Features 2017

Pulp Michigan: Hillsdale’s lost poet laureate

Expendability is the byword for most of the Gilded Age’s newspaper verse, and the work of Rose Hartwick Thorpe is no exception. Although her...

Origins of a trilogy: freshman author publishes first novel

After spending Thanksgiving break seeing friends, eating obscene amounts of food, and catching up on sleep, it’s hard to imagine that someone might spend...

Alumnus and author Blanski credits conversion to Hillsdale

When Tyler Blanski ’06 was a student at Hillsdale, Matthew Gaetano, professor of history and fellow student, said that Blanski probably didn’t see himself...

Pulp Michigan: MSU’s comic cache

When Marvel creator Stan Lee died at 95 earlier this week, comic book fans rushed from their basements and cushy tech jobs to pay...

Serving Hillsdale for 18 years, Sharon Bisher is ‘the walking foundation’

Pictures and knickknacks line her shelves, alongside the dried flowers from her children’s first bouquets and little bags of m&ms from her son’s graduation. “This...