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Motivated Reasoning and the Quest to Depoliticize Science

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In a potentially groundbreaking recent study, two Hobart and William Smith faculty members shed light on the question of whether direct education in the scientific process can influence motivated reasoning,…

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Cross-Country Storm Chasing with GEO 299


For nearly two weeks this summer, 14 students chased severe supercell thunderstorms down 5,600 miles of highway and dirt roads as part of the HWS Geoscience Department’s summer field-study course.…

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HWS No. 1 in Study Abroad, 18th in Happiest Students and 18th in Best Professors


Hobart and William Smith Colleges offer the top study abroad program in the country, according to Princeton Review’s 2018 edition of “The Best 382 Colleges.” HWS also ranks 18th in…

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NPR’s Sydell to Deliver Convocation Address


Hobart and William Smith Colleges will welcome Laura Sydell ’83, digital culture correspondent for National Public Radio, as the keynote speaker for Convocation 2017. Appearing regularly on NPR’s All Things Considered, Morning…

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Vincent ’83 Featured in Daily Messenger


President Gregory J. Vincent ’83 discussed his new role at Hobart and William Smith Colleges, the power of an HWS education and his vision going forward in a recently published…

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This summer, Jerlin Garo ’18, Brianna Hurysz ’20 and Jonathan Thrall ’19 are participating in a state-of-the-art research experience at Cornell University’s New York State Agricultural Experiment Station (NYSAES) in…

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Each fall, Hobart and William Smith offer an extensive array of first-year seminar (FSEM) course options to the incoming classes of new students. From “Education, Justice, and Happiness: Plato’s Republic,”…

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Steward Deborah portrait Athletics William Smith Athletic Director
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Hobart and William Smith Colleges are proud to announce that William Smith College Director of Athletics Deb Steward has been named the 2017 Women Leaders in College Sports Division III…

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A group of HWS students recently returned from a three-week study abroad program across Greece, exploring the connections between ancient cities, sanctuaries and life. Led by Associate Professor of Classics…

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President Gregory J. Vincent ’83 recently published an article addressing racial justice in the spring 2017 issue of The Sphinx, the official journal of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc., and…

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Published August 11th, 2017 by

In a potentially groundbreaking recent study, two Hobart and William Smith faculty members shed light on the question of whether direct education in the scientific process can influence motivated reasoning,…

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Published August 14th, 2017 by

For nearly two weeks this summer, 14 students chased severe supercell thunderstorms down 5,600 miles of highway and dirt roads as part of the HWS Geoscience Department’s summer field-study course.…

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Students and faculty gather on the summit of Pacaya Volcano for a group photo. The two-week summer program to Guatemala was led by Associate Professor of Biology Meghan Brown and Assistant Professor of Psychology Brien Ashdown.
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Hobart and William Smith Colleges offer the top study abroad program in the country, according to Princeton Review’s 2018 edition of “The Best 382 Colleges.” HWS also ranks 18th in…

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School: CSL; Categories: Alumni, Portrait; Event: Portrait; Keywords: woman; ID: Laura Sydell '87;
Published August 3rd, 2017 by

Hobart and William Smith Colleges will welcome Laura Sydell ’83, digital culture correspondent for National Public Radio, as the keynote speaker for Convocation 2017. Appearing regularly on NPR’s All Things Considered, Morning…

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Published August 15th, 2017 by

President Gregory J. Vincent ’83 discussed his new role at Hobart and William Smith Colleges, the power of an HWS education and his vision going forward in a recently published…

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Group Shot 1 DU
Published August 15th, 2017 by

This summer, Jerlin Garo ’18, Brianna Hurysz ’20 and Jonathan Thrall ’19 are participating in a state-of-the-art research experience at Cornell University’s New York State Agricultural Experiment Station (NYSAES) in…

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FSEM 2 DU
Published August 10th, 2017 by

Each fall, Hobart and William Smith offer an extensive array of first-year seminar (FSEM) course options to the incoming classes of new students. From “Education, Justice, and Happiness: Plato’s Republic,”…

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Steward Deborah portrait Athletics William Smith Athletic Director
Published August 11th, 2017 by

Hobart and William Smith Colleges are proud to announce that William Smith College Director of Athletics Deb Steward has been named the 2017 Women Leaders in College Sports Division III…

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Greece Study Abroad 1
Published August 10th, 2017 by

A group of HWS students recently returned from a three-week study abroad program across Greece, exploring the connections between ancient cities, sanctuaries and life. Led by Associate Professor of Classics…

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Published August 14th, 2017 by

President Gregory J. Vincent ’83 recently published an article addressing racial justice in the spring 2017 issue of The Sphinx, the official journal of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc., and…

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