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The HWS Update

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.”

Podcast highlights the HWS community’s response during the early days of the pandemic. A study authored by HWS faculty, staff and students is in the spotlight again as “GovLove,” a podcast focused on local government produced by Engaging Local Government Leaders, recently hosted a conversation about the findings. In August of 2020, the International Journal of

New scholarship by faculty and student researchers examines stress, anxiety and the habit of replaying the past — and where mindfulness can help. Mindfulness practices may be especially helpful to college students who are prone to rumination — repetitive thinking about the past — according to new research published by Professor of Psychological Science Julie Newman Kingery,

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

Stephanie Wells ’10 is exploring new ways to treat PTSD, understand why patients drop out of treatment, and how to increase engagement in PTSD treatment. Stephanie Wells ’10 is on the cutting edge of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) research, she says, thanks in no small measure to the HWS Department of Psychological Science that prepared

Lessons on guiding leaders through times of rapid and unpredictable change. Dr. Stephen Cohen ’67 will visit campus on Monday, Nov. 1 to speak to students interested in careers in psychology. His talk “Confessions of an Applied Psychologist: Surviving vs. Thriving” is drawn from his decades of experience in industrial-organizational psychology research and consulting. The

The third season of Pulteney Street Podcast kicks off with Associate Professor of Psychological Science Daniel Graham, whose new book explores the parallels between the internet and the human brain. On the latest issue of the Pulteney Street Podcast, President Joyce P. Jacobsen and Associate Professor of Psychological Science Daniel Graham discuss how the brain

Thanks to the support of Thomas J. Patchett ’88, Trustee Dr. Marguerite S. Murphy and Dr. Brian Cooper, Summer of Service celebrates its 10th anniversary. The 10th annual Summer of Service gave 11 HWS students the opportunity to become civic leaders as they took on internships targeting environmental and food justice, mental health advocacy, and

Hobart and William Smith recognize students, faculty and partners in Geneva for their investment in the local community.

Selected by their colleagues, three professors earned annual honors for their work as educators, scholars and community leaders. Associate Professors of the Psychological Science Brien Ashdown, Jamie Bodenlos and Julie Newman Kingery are the recipients of the 2021 Faculty Prizes. Based on the recommendations of fellow HWS faculty members, the Committee on Faculty Research and Honors selected Ashdown,