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The HWS Update

In the latest issue of the Pulteney Street Podcast, President Joyce P. Jacobsen talks with Jim Cecere ’91, founder and owner of two of Geneva’s newest and most interesting shops, FLX Goods & Vinifera. During the interview, Cecere discusses his time as a student at HWS, the value he’s realized from his liberal arts education,

The grant from the U.S. Department of Education will fund an intensive course abroad on the politics, economics and culture of Georgia. For the seventh time since 2005, Hobart and William Smith Colleges’ Russian Area Studies program has been awarded a Fulbright-Hays Group Projects Abroad grant from the U.S. Department of Education. The $98,853 grant will fund

Two new speaker series invite international experts to campus, thanks to gifts from former Trustee James F. Anderton IV ’65. Beginning next fall, the Anderton World Affairs Symposium and the Anderton Economic Policy Symposium will bring a new range of expertise and insight to campus and the broader HWS community. Respectively focused on current affairs

Jesse Whelan-Small ’24 has been named a Newman Civic Fellow for his work with the FLX College Leaders Program. Campus Compact, a Boston-based non-profit organization working to advance the public purpose of higher education, has named Jesse Whelan-Small ’24 as one of only 178 students nationwide who make up the 2022-2023 cohort of Newman Civic

Stephanie Kelton will speak on campus about the myth of deficits.   Stephanie Kelton, a leading expert on modern monetary theory, a senior fellow at the Schwartz Center for Economic Policy Analysis, and an economics and public policy professor at Stony Brook University, will present on Friday, April 8 at 7:30 p.m. in Albright Auditorium.  

William Kline ’23, Brendon Bennett ’23 and Moritz Marchart ’22 are the winners of The Todd Feldman ’89 and Family Pitch Contest for their biomaterials company Fibrworks.“We have to get rid of materials that harm our planet,” William Kline ’23 said during the 11th annual Todd Feldman ’89 and Family Contest. With his partners Brendon

President Jacobsen shares her career path and the important role of mentorship in her life. President Joyce P. Jacobsen reflects on her path as an economist, professor and administrator; the intersection of labor and gender; and the role of mentorship in achieving gender equity in the field of economics, in an interview in the most

Thanks to Chair Emeritus of the Board of Trustees L. Thomas Melly ’52, L.H.D. ’02, students gain skills to succeed in finance careers.   Over the next six months, 60 HWS students will participate in the Pillars of Wall Street program, working through self-paced online training modules to gain valuable skills that will prepare them

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