The Daily Update
Geneva 2020 Literacy

In partnership with Geneva 2020, the city’s school district and several regional charitable foundations, Hobart and William Smith hosted 17 local educators for an intensive professional development summit in July…

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During their first weekend at Hobart and William Smith Colleges, the newly arrived Classes of 2022 spread throughout the Finger Lakes Region for the 19th annual Orientation Day of Service.…

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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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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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For the past six years, students from Geneva City Schools have come to Hobart and William Smith to tour campus, attend informational sessions and explore the Colleges’ academic offerings, extracurricular…

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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.

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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Festival of Nations

The Festival of Nations celebration will be held at North Street Elementary School on Saturday, Nov. 4 from 1-4 p.m. In a new location due to renovations underway at Geneva…

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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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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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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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