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Published October 13th, 2017 by

Two hundred years after the tale of Frankenstein first transfixed readers, Professor Emeritus of Media and Society Les Friedman is bringing his research on Mary Shelley’s iconic monster to an…

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Associate Professor of Physics Steven Penn welds the suspension of a LIGO coating sample. The sample has a conductive coating, developed at Stanford, which allows stray charges on LIGO mirrors to be neutralized.
Published October 12th, 2017 by

In the ongoing research to understand the origins and the nature of the universe, the detection of gravitational waves – ripples in spacetime – has been a pivotal discovery. On…

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Published October 11th, 2017 by

Assistant Professor of Physics Leslie Hebb is collaborating with a group of scientists from across the country on a project that improves — with previously unattainable precision — the ability…

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Published October 3rd, 2017 by

The Nobel Prize in Physics has been awarded for the historic discovery of gravitational waves, a scientific breakthrough made possible thanks to a global research team of which Professor of…

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Published September 29th, 2017 by

Hobart and William Smith have been ranked among the nation’s top colleges and universities leading the way in sustainability and environmental leadership in The Princeton Review’s newly released “Top 50…

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Published September 8th, 2017 by

Carrying forward a tradition of inclusive excellence, Hobart and William Smith officially opened the new on-campus LGBTQ+ Resource Center during a standing-room-only dedication and ribbon-cutting ceremony on Sept. 4 at…

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Published September 7th, 2017 by

Hobart and William Smith students have kicked off the fall semester with an enhanced dining experience at the Scandling Campus Center that includes new spaces, food stations and increased functionality.…

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Published September 1st, 2017 by

Hobart and William Smith have again been recognized as one of higher education’s top leaders in campus sustainability according to Sierra magazine’s 2017 “Cool Schools” rankings which spotlight the greenest…

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Published August 26th, 2017 by

The President’s Welcome Ceremony and Family Farewell on Stern Lawn brought together the talented and promising Classes of 2021, their families and friends and HWS community members for words of…

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Published August 25th, 2017 by

Forbes has named HWS among the nation’s top institutions with the best return-on-investment (ROI), putting the Colleges’ strong base of alumni and alumnae with impressive outcomes in the national spotlight.…

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