On 19-20 Oct 2012, Iona College in New Rochelle, New York will host the International Conference of Thomas Paine Studies. Its announcement says:Iona College will host a gathering of national and international scholars for presentations and discussion on the life, legacy and ideas of a long neglected Founding Father of the United States, Thomas Paine. In addition to 34 papers delivered in 12 sessions of scholarly presentations, the conference will feature a keynote speech by Lewis Lapham and a presentation of the play Citizen Paine, as well as receptions at the Thomas Paine National Historical Association Building and the Thomas Paine Cottage.
We have another chance to watch, in person, a Division I postseason college basketball team tonight at 7:30 p.m. locally in New Rochelle, as Iona College hosts the University of Buffalo in the CollegeInsider.com Tournament. Iona is ... Read Post
A full house is at the Hynes Center at Iona College in New Rochelle, watching the Gaels of the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference and Santa Clara University play for the College Insider.com Championship. Iona has come out fast in th... Read Post