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The epidemiologist, recently named Director of the Duke University Global Health Institute and HIV/AIDS expert, will also be awarded an honorary degree at this year’s graduation ceremony. Dr. Christopher Beyrer ’81, recently named Director of the Duke University Global Health Institute, the inaugural Desmond M. Tutu Professor of Public Health and Human Rights at the

At regionals, the HWS Equestrian Club had its top finish in program history. The HWS Equestrian Club had a competitive showing at the Intercollegiate Horse Show Association Regionals. After winning her class in both open fences and open flats, Mary Mazzarella ’22 will advance to Zones in April, a statewide level horse show. As a

During 24 hours of giving, supporters of HWS Athletics donated nearly $900,000. The 2022 Hobart and William Smith Athletics Day of Donors yielded record-setting gifts and much celebration with $883,998 in support for the Statesmen and Herons. This is the single biggest fundraising day for the Colleges. “On behalf of HWS Athletics, we all send

For the Hobart hockey team, the Russian and Ukraine conflict is very personal. For Hobart hockey teammates and friends Artem Buzoverya ’24 and Gagik Malakyan ’24, the political relations between Ukraine and Russia, which culminated with the invasion of Ukraine by Russian forces Thursday, have a personal connection. Buzoverya was born in Kharkiv, Ukraine, less

Competing against some of the largest universities in Upstate New York, William Smith places first and Hobart places fourth in Slalom in their home opener at Bristol Mountain. The Hobart and William Smith Alpine Ski Teams hosted a Mideast Crossover competition at Bristol Mountain on Feb. 5-6. The teams competed in the Grand Slalom and

In a profile by Barbados Today, Jada Smith-Padmore ’24 discusses squash and finding a home away from home at HWS. Barbados Today recently profiled international student Jada Smith-Padmore ’24 about her collegiate journey. “It’s a big deal,” Smith-Padmore says. “I hope people read it and more people from Barbados come to Hobart and William Smith.”

The Hobart and William Smith Colleges’ Athletics Day of Donors returns on Wednesday, Feb. 23. Each of the Herons and Statesmen teams will compete to meet fundraising goals during the 24-hour challenge, which begins at noon Wednesday and runs through noon Thursday. Each of the Colleges’ 29 varsity teams (including the six teams making their debut

After four years of impressive play on the ice, members of the Hobart hockey Class of 2021 are working around the world in a variety of fields. During their four years of play on the Hobart hockey team, members of the Class of 2021 had a stunning track record on the ice, and their post-graduation

Gillian Parrett ’23 has accepted a summer internship at Citigroup. Economics major and Heron cross country team member Gillian Parrett ’23 has secured a 10-week internship at Citigroup, a multinational investment bank and financial services company based in New York City. During her Citigroup internship, she will assist in offering customized private banking to clients

Economics major and Heron lacrosse player, Payton McMahon ’23 is gearing up for an internship at a multinational banking company this summer. Payton McMahon ’23 has landed an internship on the subscription finance team at Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation (SMBC), a multinational banking and financial services company based in Japan. She will work at its