The Daily Update
Published September 14th, 2017 by

Since it was founded nearly 10 years ago, Hobart and William Smith Colleges’ Centennial Center for Leadership has operated as an interface for leadership learning on campus. As the Center…

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Published September 15th, 2017 by

Oliver Meeker ’09, a blockchain business development professional at IBM, has been featured in a Fortune magazine article on the high professional demand for liberal arts graduates. The article notes…

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Published September 7th, 2017 by

Hobart and William Smith Colleges are proud to announce that William Smith swimmer Caroline Conboy ’17 is a Top 30 honoree for the NCAA Woman of the Year Award. Conboy…

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Petyerak and team
Published September 7th, 2017 by

As alums and members of the HWS community prepare for Hurricane Irma, alums in Texas are rebuilding after the devastation of Hurricane Harvey. “When you wake up, you don’t really…

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9_11 Memorial Service-0013
Published September 8th, 2017 by

In remembrance of the attacks on Sept. 11, 2001, Hobart and William Smith will continue the tradition of observing the somber day with a service starting at 9:55 a.m. in…

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Janoff 7
Published September 11th, 2017 by

The lessons Max Janoff ’14 learned on Boswell Field as a Hobart football offensive lineman serve him well in the marble ballrooms of the Crystal Plaza, where Janoff is now…

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Members of the South Carolina's Helicopter Aquatic Rescue Team (SC-HART) perform rescue operations in Port Arthur, Texas, August 31, 2017.  The SC-HART team consists of a UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter from the South Carolina Army National Guard with four Soldiers who are partnered with three rescue swimmers from the State Task Force and provide hoist rescue capabilities.  Multiple states and agencies nationwide were called to assist citizens impacted by the epic amount of rainfall in Texas and Louisiana from Hurricane Harvey. Over 20,000 National Guard members have been mobilized to provide assistance in flooded communities.  (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Daniel J. Martinez)
Published September 1st, 2017 by

The Colleges extend their support to alums and HWS families of southern Texas and the Gulf region in the wake of Hurricane Harvey. “Please know we are thinking of you…

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Published September 1st, 2017 by

Following the traditional procession of bagpipes and international flags, the Hobart and William Smith community gathered on Stern Lawn for Convocation, the first in the tenure of President Gregory J.…

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This photo features Savas Abadsidis ’96 in Tel Aviv, Israel where he was reporting on LGBT+ in the Middle East in April.
Published August 18th, 2017 by

Savas Abadsidis ’96 — the managing editor for Retrograde Communications, which produces content for the country’s top LGBTQ+ publications — will return to campus on Monday, Sept. 4, to deliver…

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Published August 24th, 2017 by

As judge of the Lane County Drug Treatment Court, Eugene, Oregon, Ilisa Batkin Rooke-Ley ’82 has kept people struggling with addition out of jail and helped them through recovery. In…

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