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Owen Smith '18 Commissioned into U.S. Marine Corps

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On Sunday, Owen Smith '18 reached two important milestones in back-to-back ceremonies: after graduating from HWS during the 2018 Commencement, he was commissioned into the U.S. Marine Corps as a Second Lieutenant during an intimate ceremony held in Bartlett Theatre attended by his friends, family, HWS community members and overseeing officers Captain Kristopher Turner and Gunnery Sergeant Adam Black.

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Honoring Distinguished Faculty

In recognition of outstanding scholarship and their impact as teachers, the Hobart Alumni Association and William Smith Alumnae Association will honor Professor Emerita of Art History Elena Ciletti and Interim President and Professor Emeritus of Economics Patrick A. McGuire L.H.D. ’12 with the Distinguished Faculty Award.

Watch Bishop Curry's Royal Wedding Address

Watch The Most Rev. Michael B. Curry '75 deliver the address at Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s wedding on Saturday, May 19 at St. George’s Chapel in Windsor Castle

Hayes '71 Breaks 4 Records at USMS Nationals

Christie Hayes '71, a 1997 William Smith College Heron Hall of Honor inductee, won five medals and set four national records in the women's 70-74 age group at the Nationwide U.S. Masters Swimming Spring National Championship, May 10-13. This year’s USMS National Championship was held at Indiana University’s IU Natatorium.

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