Regional Director for the United Way Kari Buch speaks to students in "Sr Seminar: Research Practicum" with Professor of Anthropology and Sociology Jack Harris.
Published February 10th, 2017 by

Senior sociology majors are conducting research and developing recommendations for their academic capstone that will increase the social impact of several community organizations, non-profits and school programs. “Senior Seminar: Research Practicum,”…

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Published February 7th, 2017 by

After six years of progress, the Geneva City School District boasts an 87.6 percent graduation rate, up from 70.7 percent in 2010. The results are the efforts of dedicated teachers…

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Published February 3rd, 2017 by

In conjunction with HWS’ celebration of Martin Luther King Jr. and Black History Month, artists and activists from Afreesoul Dynamic  hosted workshops, a lecture and a performance, titled “Building the…

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Published January 27th, 2017 by

Cody Rivera ’17 used his winter break as an opportunity to give back by bringing Syracuse youth who are in foster care to HWS for a college tour. Through collaboration…

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Published January 18th, 2017 by

Sixteen students studying abroad in Auckland, New Zealand spent a semester immersed in the arts, culture and environment of the island country. Led by Associate Professor of Art and Architecture…

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Published January 12th, 2017 by

In celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., the Colleges will participate in special events in the Geneva community as well as host activities that focus on social justice in…

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Published January 2nd, 2016 by

Sixteen HWS students spent the fall semester studying the traditional cuisine and culture of the ancient city of Rome, Italy. Led by Professor of Chemistry Walter Bowyer, students were immersed…

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Students work with elementary students at West Street School as part of America Reads program.
Published December 28th, 2016 by

This spring, the HWS chapter of America Reads will enter its 28th year. The program, which provides elementary-school students in the local Geneva and Waterloo communities with college-tutors in literacy…

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Published January 2nd, 2016 by

Nora Abramov ’16 turned her passion for media and news broadcasting into a career at CNN in New York City, where she works in program development on shows that have…

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Area Coordinator for Jackson, Potter and Rees Halls Noah Lucas (right) and Sustainable Living and Learning Community teaching assistant Alyssa Kelly help students homemade granola bars. The event was organized and led by SLLC Resident Assistant Alex Cirra.
Published December 19th, 2016 by

This year, HWS launched “Faculty Fellows,” a program that connects two members of the faculty to first-year students as mentors and community members, part of a Residential Education initiative to…

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