Alumni Feature: Tara Tappert, Ph.D.

Tara Tappert ‘73 may have graduated from Hope over 40 years ago, but her enthusiasm for learning and teaching hasn’t waned. I am continually making and re-making the focus and direction of my career—teacher, writer, curator, editor, events planner, and advocate. After getting her undergraduate degree in History, Dr. Tappert received an M.S.L.S. in Library […]

Hope History in the News

Inventing America, Episode 1 (“Making a Nation”), a “live” interview with four of the nation’s Founding Fathers filmed before a live audience at Hope College in December 2014 will be featured on PBS stations around the country this July 4th. “Making a Nation” highlights the origins of the Declaration of Independence.  If your local PBS […]