The Daily Update
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Published March 19th, 2018 by

In the ongoing effort to address environmental issues across the region, particularly regarding invasive species, Hobart and William Smith Finger Lakes Institute (FLI) staff and Congressman Tom Reed (R-N.Y.) recently…

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Published February 21st, 2018 by

Blue green algae (BGA) and macrophytes (rooted plants) are becoming a toxic problem for those living near the Finger Lakes, but the work of Serena Bradt ’18 and other students…

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Published February 22nd, 2018 by

In conjunction with Hobart and William Smith Colleges, several local farmers and prominent Finger Lakes chefs will stage the second annual Meat and Greet Farmer and Chef Fair.  Consumers, chefs,…

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Day of Service 10-15-16
Published February 6th, 2018 by

Hobart and William Smith Colleges and Cornell Cooperative Extension of Ontario County – through the Growing Geneva Together Community Garden Coalition (GGTCG) – are seeking people to become volunteer garden…

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FLI Baker Lab
Published January 23rd, 2018 by

Thanks to a recent gift from Daniel R. Baker ’72 and his family, the Finger Lakes Institute is in the process of developing a state-of-the-art water analytical facility with the…

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Cushman and Michels
Published January 19th, 2018 by

Finger Lakes Institute research scientist and Director of Introductory Biology Laboratories Susan Cushman ’98 is conducting research across the globe on invasive species as her former pupil, Noland Michels ’17,…

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Published January 12th, 2017 by

Over the past year, the Finger Lakes Institute (FLI) at Hobart and William Smith Colleges has received more than $1 million in funding from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA),…

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Published November 18th, 2017 by

Hobart and William Smith hosted its annual Finger Lakes Research Conference, welcoming more than 100 scientists, researchers and community partners to discuss the region’s most pressing environmental issues. Organized by…

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Climate Summit FLI1
Published October 25th, 2017 by

When Amanda Bruha ’20, a double major in environmental studies and geoscience, was in high school, she helped plan a climate change summit, and the experience proved pivotal for her.…

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Published October 11th, 2017 by

In celebration of National Food Day, talented chefs from across the region will join Catholic Charities of the Finger Lakes’ Geneva Community Lunch Program in partnership with the Hobart and…

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