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Founders Day
Published November 17th, 2017 by

For her trailblazing career and contributions to countless NBA players and their families, Chrysa Chin ’84 joined an esteemed group of women who have received the William Smith Alumnae Association’s…

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Published November 17th, 2017 by

Associate Professor of Classics Leah Himmelhoch recently presented a paper at the annual conference of the Classical Association of the Atlantic States, held in New York City in early October.…

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Professor of Dance Cadence Whittier recently released her first book, Creative Ballet Teaching: Technique and Artistry for the 21st Century Ballet Dancer (Routledge 2018). The book offers a practical new…

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Alex Cottrell ’20 joined more 300 LGBTQ+ undergraduates at the 12th annual Out for Undergrad (O4U) conference hosted by Goldman Sachs this semester in New York City. The weekend-long professional…

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Hobart and William Smith will host its annual Finger Lakes Research Conference this week, welcoming more than 100 scientists, researchers and community partners to discuss the region’s most pressing environmental…

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WS Soccer
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The No. 2 William Smith College soccer team will host an NCAA Division III Women’s Soccer Championship sectional on Saturday, Nov. 18 and Sunday, Nov. 19, on Cozzens Field. The…

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Hobart and William Smith Colleges’ social justice theatre company, Mosaic NY, performed earlier this month in nearby Verona, N.Y., at the New York State Higher Education Opportunity Program (HEOP) Professional…

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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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DU Koshare
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Featuring 27 original dances entirely choreographed and performed by HWS students, the Koshare Dance Collective will take center stage this weekend as more than 150 dancers perform on Friday, Nov.…

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Vincent Book
Published November 10th, 2017 by

In As We Saw It: The Story of Integration at the University of Texas at Austin, published this month by the University of Texas Press, President Gregory J. Vincent ’83…

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Published November 9th, 2017 by

Students on the HWS Queensland study abroad program are exploring the ecology and culture unique to eastern Australia. Based at the University of Queensland in Brisbane, the program integrates lectures…

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Published November 10th, 2017 by

A recent article co-written by Assistant Professor of Biology Bradley Cosentino is making waves in the national dialogue over bird-window collisions. Originally published in the journal Biological Conservation, the article…

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Published November 7th, 2017 by

Through the prestigious Fund for Education Abroad (FEA) and the HWS Center for Global Education, Lauren Workman ’18 is studying abroad in Vietnam, where she is writing a blog about immersing herself in…

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Published November 9th, 2017 by

As part of the annual William Smith College Founder’s Day celebration on Tuesday, Nov. 14, the HWS community welcomed back to campus Chrysa Chin ’84, executive vice president for strategic…

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Published November 9th, 2017 by

Pass the Plate, a campus food pantry established by the Office for Spiritual Engagement, is currently collecting nonperishable donations to address food insecurity. Coordinated by Spiritual Engagement Office and Event Coordinator…

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Kim Wilson Vincent talks to students about her professional experience as a lawyer during a Public Leadership Education Network (PLEN) meeting. PLEN is a national organization that encourages and prepares young women to become political leaders.
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At the second annual “Inspire Community Leadership Day,” Kim Wilson Vincent will deliver the keynote address to an audience of city officials, neighborhood leaders and engaged citizens. Her talk will…

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Published November 9th, 2017 by

One of the oldest HWS traditions, Founder’s Day brings together students, alums, administrators and faculty members to celebrate the establishment of William Smith College and the achievements of its students…

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Published November 2nd, 2017 by

Macbeth will take center stage at the McDonald Theatre to commence the HWS Theatre season. Associate Professor of Theatre Chris Hatch directs Shakespeare’s action-packed tale of greed, power, magic, lust…

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Chris Connors
Published November 10th, 2017 by

In his upcoming book The Value of You, Christopher Connors ’03 shares his insight as a career coach and business professional to readers looking for guidance in the face of…

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Published November 9th, 2017 by

In October, Professor of Sociology H. Wesley Perkins delivered an invited talk as a guest speaker at the National University of Ireland, Galway. His presentation, “Confronting the ‘Reign of Error’…

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President Gregory J. Vincent ’83 spoke at University of Pennsylvania this weekend in a panel titled The Future of Higher Education. Vincent, along with Penn faculty, discussed pressing issues influencing…

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Published October 19th, 2017 by

Hosted by Sankofa: the Black Students’ Union, the annual Kwanzaa Celebration at Hobart and William Smith will begin at 5 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 11. “Sankofa is devoted to celebrating…

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Running
Published November 7th, 2017 by

Juliana Heffern ’17, who will travel to Malaysia to teach English in January as the recipient of a 2017-18 Fulbright U.S. Student Award, is preparing to run the Philadelphia Marathon on Nov.…

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Published November 6th, 2017 by

Over the weekend, both Hobart and William Smith soccer teams captured the 2017 Liberty League Tournament titles earning them both automatic bids into this year’s NCAA Tournaments that begin on…

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Published November 8th, 2017 by

Kim Wilson Vincent will host holiday events at the President’s House this November and December that will offer students “fun opportunities to build community on campus and to connect with…

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