Acclaimed journalist and bestselling author Joe McGinniss, a Bennington faculty member in the 1980s, passed away on March 10, 2014. He was 71 years old. Mr. McGinniss first came to prominence in 1969 with the release of his first book, The Selling of the President 1968, which made him the youngest living author to have a No. 1 nonfiction bestseller. To read his obituary in The New York Times, click here.