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John Meskan ’24, one of the newest members of the Hobart and William Smith community, likes a challenge. Having climbed Mount Kilimanjaro, a dormant volcano in Tanzania, he is prepared…

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The Finger Lakes Institute (FLI) and Seneca Watershed Intermunicipal Organization (SWIO) are launching a new education and training series to address local water pollution prevention. Funded by the New York…

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During the 2019 Environmental Excellence Awards, the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation honored The WILD Center, a natural history center in the Adirondacks Region and creator of the…

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As part of “Introduction to Social Documentary,” students wrote, filmed, edited and produced an original documentary in conjunction with the Year of Water initiative. Through interviews with community members, “Blooms”…

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Elizabeth “Bizzy” Moore ’20 is a problem-solver. In the course of her internships over the past three years, she has facilitated a successful rocket launch at NASA, developed a sensor…

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The Finger Lakes Institute at Hobart and William Smith Colleges has been awarded funding to hire 20 seasonal watercraft stewards to help safeguard the Finger Lakes and Great Lakes from…

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Encouraging high school youth to fight climate change is the goal of the Finger Lakes Youth Climate Summit, held at Hobart and William Smith Colleges on Wednesday, Oct. 30. The…

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The HWS Department of Geoscience hosted the New York State Geological Association’s annual meeting this fall. The event was held over three days, from Oct. 4 through 6, and included…

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In celebration of HWS Food Week, students will enjoy fresh seasonal food, plant vegetables and participate in forums, film screenings and conversation about food security, food justice, food waste and…

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“We recognize that the health of the Finger Lakes is tied to the wellbeing and economics of the region,” said President Joyce P. Jacobsen at the sixth annual Harmful Algal…

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