Hamilton College alumnus and Marine Corps veteran to speak on campus

Published Nov 7, 2018 at 4:00pm

CLINTON — Hamilton College alumnus Samuel Bowlby, a former infantry officer in the United States Marine Corps, will deliver the sixth annual Josiah Bunting III Veterans Days Lecture at 7 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 11 in the Kennedy Auditorium, Taylor Science Center, at Hamilton College.

The event is free.

Bowlby is a 2004 graduate of Hamilton where he received his bachelor’s of arts degree in government. He also holds an master’s of business administration from the Franklin W. Olin Graduate School of Business at Babson College.

During his time in the Marine Corps, Bowlby commanded troops under fire in Iraq, for which he received various achievement and commendation medals from the Navy and Marine Corps.