Hastings College is a private, undergraduate, four-year, residential liberal arts college in Hastings, Nebraska. It was founded in 1882 by a group of men and women seeking to establish a Presbyterian college dedicated to high academic and cultural standards. Hastings is a city located in Adams County, Nebraska. ... State nickname: Cornhusker State Other U.S. States Capital Lincoln Largest city Omaha Governor Dave Heineman (R) Senators Chuck Hagel (R) Ben Nelson (D) Official language(s) English Area 200,520 kmÂ² (16th) - Land 199,099 kmÂ² - Water 1,247 kmÂ² (0. ... 1882 was a common year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ... The Presbyterian Church (USA) is a mainline Protestant Christian denomination in the United States. ...
The Hastings College campus is situated on 109 acres. Within that space sits 40 buildings, spanning from the traditional McCormick Hall built in 1883 to the gleaming Osborne Family Sports Complex/Fleharty Educational Center built in 2002 and the Bronco Village student apartments completed in 2005.
Hastings College is recognized as a National Liberal Arts College in the U.S. News and World Report annual “America’s Best Colleges” issue and a Best Midwestern College by Princeton Review. U.S. News & World Report is a weekly newsmagazine. ... The Princeton Review (TPR) is a for-profit U.S. company that offers private instruction and tutoring for standardized achievement tests, in particular those offered by the Educational Testing Service (ETS), such as the SAT, GRE, LSAT, GMAT, and MCAT. The company was founded in 1982 and is based in...
It was founded in 1878 by Serranus Clinton Hastings, the first Chief Justice of California, as the first law school of the University of California (UC), and it remains affiliated with UC today.
Hastings is one of the few university-affiliated law schools in the United States which does not sit on a general university campus.
Throughout much of the 20th century, Hastings' reputation as one of the better law schools in the United States was due largely to its shrewd tactic of hiring faculty who had been forced into mandatory retirement (due to age) from other elite institutions.
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