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Chair of the Hobart and William Smith Colleges Board of Trustees Thomas S. Bozzuto ’68 today announced that the Board has unanimously voted to approve the Presidential Search Committee’s recommendation, naming Dr. Gregory Vincent ’83 the 27th President of Hobart College and the 16th of William Smith College. A national expert on civil rights, social

Hobart and William Smith Colleges will welcome Dr. Gregory J. Vincent ’83, vice president for diversity and community engagement, W.K. Kellogg Professor of Community College Leadership and Professor of Law at The University of Texas at Austin, as the keynote speaker for Convocation 2016. A renowned expert on civil rights and education, Vincent has presided

“The importance that the Colleges place on giving back to something greater than ourselves in order to live ‘lives of consequence’ has been one of the driving forces in leading me to where I am today,” says William Degen ’17, who is spending the summer working for AmeriCorps with the Great Basin Institute, a non-profit

Interested in the study of human history through recording and interpreting survey sites, Alexandra Covert ’15 accepted an archaeology internship at Petrified Forest National Park near Holbrook, Ariz., this summer. Though far from her home in Saranac Lake, N.Y., Covert notes that it is not the first time she has traveled around in pursuit of

Five recent William Smith graduates have begun their Teach for America (TFA) assignments, working and living in low-income communities. From New England to the Deep South, the alumnae have been placed in high-need public schools across the country, joining more than a dozen other alums currently working for the program and more than 30 alums

Before midterm exams were even taken, Jonathon Lawless ’13 and Nicholas Strang ’13 were offered positions with J.P. Morgan, one of the most prestigious financial firms in the world. Lawless will join the risk department in New York City. Strang will serve at the firm’s Dallas, Texas headquarters. Lawless, an economics major, will serve as