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The HWS Update

Maura McNamara ’22 and Emma Nedeau ’22 are interning this semester at Finger Lakes Goods, a new Geneva-based business owned by HWS alum Jim Cecere ’91 that sells natural goods produced locally in the Finger Lakes region. As marketing interns, McNamara and Nedeau are responsible for reaching out to venues and a variety of clients

A new gift from journalist George Stephanopoulos adds approximately 650 new items to the Collections of Hobart and William Smith Colleges, bringing depth and breadth to his 2019 donation of politically and historically significant photographs. To date, the appraised value of Stephanopoulos’ donations totals nearly $3 million. “The Stephanopoulos Collection captures some of the most important

This semester, Sara Wroblewski ’13, CEO and founder of the entrepreneurial programming non-profit One Bead, and Bekah Malover, a freelance graphic designer, visited Associate Professor of Media and Society Leah Shafer’s “Senior Seminar” to talk with the students about branding for nonprofits. Malover was recently hired by One Bead to rebrand the organization and update

Join the Media and Society Department on Thursday, Oct. 29 for a memorial screening of RBG to celebrate the life of U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. To allow for social distancing, the film will be shown simultaneously in Albright Auditorium and the Vandervort Room at 7 p.m. HWS community members who wish to view

Writing and Rhetoric major and Statesman sailor Aidan Morgan ’21 has secured an internship with ESPN Radio in Ithaca, N.Y., an affiliate that covers such national and local teams as the New York Yankees, Syracuse Orange, Cornell Big Red, Ithaca Bombers and Cortland Red Dragons. Morgan, who plans to pursue a career in sports media

For her analytical scholarship on the economic, political and aesthetic implications of global cinema, Associate Professor of Media and Society Lisa Patti has been selected as this year’s recipient of the John R. and Florence B. Kinghorn Global Fellowship. Established in 1970 and generously endowed by Dr. and Mrs. William Reckmeyer in honor of John

Hannah Bini ’20, Chloe Emler ’20 and Addison Gilbard ’20 want to change the way women are portrayed in the media — and they want women to contribute to how that change happens. To get the conversation started, they’ve launched the “Women in the Real” project through their company, Exit 42 Media. “We’re passionate about

Faculty from the HWS Media & Society Program and colleagues from Ithaca College are hosting a new online interview series focused on film and media scholars, media artists, and programmers in the Central New York region. Associate Professor Leah Shafer and Visiting Assistant Professor Jiangtao “Harry” Gu ’13 will serve as interviewers for the bimonthly Conversations

Stephen Wong ’89 is featured in a webinar with the Director of the Smithsonian National Postal Museum Elliot Gruber and Chief Curator Daniel Piazza in anticipation of an upcoming exhibition featuring treasured pieces from Wong’s extensive baseball memorabilia collection, as well as artifacts from other Smithsonian museums, the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum, the

Sophie Lapat ’22 is a marketing intern for Definitive Healthcare, a leading provider of data and intelligence on hospitals, physicians and other healthcare providers. After being introduced to the job search site Handshake by Director of the Salisbury Center for Career and Experiential Education Brandi Ferrara, Lapat applied to the Definitive Healthcare’s internship program. A