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Published November 17th, 2017 by

On a fall morning in 2012, more than 250 members of the Geneva and Hobart and William Smith communities gathered at the shore of Seneca Lake to assemble what would…

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Jeans in the Pool 2
Published November 7th, 2017 by

At a benefit concert organized by the HWS Chapter of Habitat for Humanity, students and community members came together to collect donations for families affected by Hurricane Maria in Puerto…

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Published November 2nd, 2017 by

Kiara Gardiner, a Human Services major at Finger Lakes Community College and 2017 graduate of Geneva High School, has been working tirelessly to collect food to send to Puerto Rico…

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As part of a visit to the Boys and Girls Club, President Gregory J. Vincent ’83 helps Executive Director Chris Lavin ’81 (left) hand out HWS water bottles to students in the Summer University program.
Published September 26th, 2017 by

This month, President Gregory J. Vincent ’83 visited the staff and more than 60 HWS Tutor Corps volunteers at the Boys & Girls Club of Geneva. As the Geneva Community…

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Published September 8th, 2017 by

From volunteering at the Boys and Girls Club of Geneva and the Community Sale to working on projects for the City of Geneva, seven Hobart and William Smith students gave…

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Published August 26th, 2017 by

On Saturday morning, 743 first-years, transfer students and Orientation Mentors participated in the 18th annual Orientation Day of Service as they introduced themselves to community stakeholders and began their relationship…

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Published August 25th, 2017 by

A wave of excitement came over a crowd gathered on the Scandling Patio at Hobart and William Smith as a partial solar eclipse overtook the Geneva N.Y. sky on Monday,…

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Summer Academy 5
Published August 3rd, 2017 by

This summer, 20 rising juniors and seniors from Geneva High School enjoyed their first college experience through a program sponsored by Hobart and William Smith Colleges. The HWS Summer Academy…

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Gearan Way3
Published August 2nd, 2017 by

In June, the Geneva community gathered downtown at Lynch Furniture for a final farewell to President Mark D. Gearan L.H.D. ’17 and his family. The evening included reflections from many…

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Maher Madison
Published July 6th, 2017 by

Drawing from her experiences as a writing and rhetoric major and public policy minor, Madison Maher ’19 is interning at Geneva City Hall this summer, where she is assisting in…

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