The Daily Update
Steven Phillips

An article by Dr. Steven Phillips ’62 argues that the coronavirus pandemic means that the United States is at war and that COVID-19 is “possibly the most lethal [enemy] we…

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A new grant from the National Science Foundation will support a collaborative research project that, through a study on eastern gray squirrels, will explore the ways cities shape animal evolution.…

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Williams Kelsey

Despite the gravity of the COVID-19 pandemic, for Kelsey Williams ’21, it has opened a door to a rewarding internship experience. The physics major, who has a minor in chemistry,…

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Monson Kenyon

This year, two outstanding HWS faculty members have been selected as recipients of endowed professorships. Created and supported through the generosity of numerous alumni, alumnae and friends, these awards underwrite…

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Elana Stennett and Jenna Hyman, in lab Rosenburg

As researchers around the world race to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic, Assistant Professor of Chemistry Elana Stennett and Jenna Hyman ’23 have joined the effort by conducting research on…

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Summer research has resumed at Hobart and William Smith Colleges with a select number of faculty and students back to campus. In accordance with New York’s Phase II reopening of…

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Seffi Cramer and Patricia Mowery working in lab Eaton 202

In courses like cell biology, organic chemistry and immunology, you won’t find any “canned” labs with predetermined outcomes. Instead, HWS faculty researchers engage students in the scientific process through ongoing…

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EricLax-Photo- Michael Lionstar

Author Eric Lax ’66, L.H.D. ’93 was interviewed in the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists about what parallels and differences exist between the development of penicillin during World War II and the…

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At the spring meeting of the HWS Board of Trustees, five faculty members were elevated to full professor and another five were granted emeriti status. Effective July 1, Etin Anwar…

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Dr. Roberta Barnes Carey ’71, retired director of the Laboratory Quality Management Program at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), offers a glimpse of the preparations, response measures…

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