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Bekauri ’20 Heads to Medical School

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This fall, Tamari Bekauri ’20 begins medical school at the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences at the University at Buffalo.  Following a holistic liberal arts experience and a job in a clinical research laboratory, Tamari Bekauri ’20 will begin medical school in August at the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences at

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HWS hosts the 8th Annual Somatic Dance Conference and Performance Festival


Hobart and William Smith Colleges are hosting the 8th Annual Somatic Dance Conference and Performance Festival which brings renowned dance artists, educators, choreographers and scholars to Geneva for four days of workshop sessions and performances, July 6-9, 2022. Co-directed by dance icon William “Bill” Evans and Dance Department Professor Cynthia Williams, the conference follows the

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“I’m on the side of Truth:” Whitaker ’73 Honored with L.A. Press Club’s Lifetime Achievement Award


Emmy Award-winning “60 Minutes” Correspondent Bill Whitaker ’73, L.H.D. ’97 is the recipient of the Los Angeles Press Club’s top honor, the Joseph M. Quinn Award for Lifetime Achievement.

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Sipos ’23 Honored by Botanical Society of America


Biology major Erika Sipos ’23 is one of only six students nationwide to earn a 2022 Undergraduate Student Research Award from the Botanical Society of America. Erika Sipos ’23 is a recipient of an Undergraduate Student Research Award from Botanical Society of America, a century-old organization that promotes the study of plants and their interactions

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HWS Celebrates Support for Pell Grants


Along with colleges and universities across the country, Hobart and William Smith will recognize the 50th anniversary of the National Pell Grant on Thursday, June 23. For five decades, Pell Grants have provided financial aid to students from low-income families. As the largest program operated by the U.S. Department of Education, these grants have assisted

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Andrea “Andie” Huskie, director of secondary education, will be a contestant on Jeopardy beginning Monday, July 4. Last summer, Director of Secondary Education Andrea “Andie” Huskie successfully completed a three-round audition process with producers and casting personnel from the iconic television game show Jeopardy. In May, she flew to Los Angeles and competed in her

Emma Falkenstein ’21 calls on HWS research experience at the London School of Economics. A year ago, Emma Falkenstein ’21 capped off her undergraduate career at HWS with an Honors thesis exploring community development. Today, she is immersed in research once again, this time for her master’s thesis at the prestigious London School of Economics

In her first year at the Colleges, Sophia Mughal ’25 emerged as a promising writer. As she discovered her academic interests in political science and religious studies, and involved herself with clubs, she also won the First Year Writing Prize and joined the Writing Colleague Program. What is the biggest difference between being a high

To coincide with the release of the audio version of his latest book, Associate Professor of Psychological Science Daniel Graham discusses the findings and implications of his research, which argues for thinking about the human brain as a communication system, like the internet. Associate Professor of Psychological Science Daniel Graham appeared recently on two podcasts

The Finger Lakes Toy Library, founded by Debra Lewis ’00, celebrates is fifth anniversary this month. Like toys, “joy is meant to be shared,” says Debra Eileen Lewis ’00, Founding Board President of the Finger Lakes Toy Library (FLTL). On Saturday, June 25, the FLTL will celebrate five years of sharing joy with children and families

A recent conference showcased the unsung expressions of Guyanese feminism that Kaitlyn Brathwaite ’22 studied as part of her Honors project. At the Latin American and Caribbean Area Studies undergraduate conference at Binghamton University, Kaitlyn Brathwaite ’22 delivered a presentation based on her Honors thesis, “A Gold Earring-ed Ear to Guyana: The Unheard Voices of

This fall, Tamari Bekauri ’20 begins medical school at the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences at the University at Buffalo.  Following a holistic liberal arts experience and a job in a clinical research laboratory, Tamari Bekauri ’20 will begin medical school in August at the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences at

Hobart and William Smith Colleges are hosting the 8th Annual Somatic Dance Conference and Performance Festival which brings renowned dance artists, educators, choreographers and scholars to Geneva for four days of workshop sessions and performances, July 6-9, 2022. Co-directed by dance icon William “Bill” Evans and Dance Department Professor Cynthia Williams, the conference follows the

Emmy Award-winning “60 Minutes” Correspondent Bill Whitaker ’73, L.H.D. ’97 is the recipient of the Los Angeles Press Club’s top honor, the Joseph M. Quinn Award for Lifetime Achievement.

Biology major Erika Sipos ’23 is one of only six students nationwide to earn a 2022 Undergraduate Student Research Award from the Botanical Society of America. Erika Sipos ’23 is a recipient of an Undergraduate Student Research Award from Botanical Society of America, a century-old organization that promotes the study of plants and their interactions

Along with colleges and universities across the country, Hobart and William Smith will recognize the 50th anniversary of the National Pell Grant on Thursday, June 23. For five decades, Pell Grants have provided financial aid to students from low-income families. As the largest program operated by the U.S. Department of Education, these grants have assisted

Andrea “Andie” Huskie, director of secondary education, will be a contestant on Jeopardy beginning Monday, July 4. Last summer, Director of Secondary Education Andrea “Andie” Huskie successfully completed a three-round audition process with producers and casting personnel from the iconic television game show Jeopardy. In May, she flew to Los Angeles and competed in her

Emma Falkenstein ’21 calls on HWS research experience at the London School of Economics. A year ago, Emma Falkenstein ’21 capped off her undergraduate career at HWS with an Honors thesis exploring community development. Today, she is immersed in research once again, this time for her master’s thesis at the prestigious London School of Economics

In her first year at the Colleges, Sophia Mughal ’25 emerged as a promising writer. As she discovered her academic interests in political science and religious studies, and involved herself with clubs, she also won the First Year Writing Prize and joined the Writing Colleague Program. What is the biggest difference between being a high

To coincide with the release of the audio version of his latest book, Associate Professor of Psychological Science Daniel Graham discusses the findings and implications of his research, which argues for thinking about the human brain as a communication system, like the internet. Associate Professor of Psychological Science Daniel Graham appeared recently on two podcasts

The Finger Lakes Toy Library, founded by Debra Lewis ’00, celebrates is fifth anniversary this month. Like toys, “joy is meant to be shared,” says Debra Eileen Lewis ’00, Founding Board President of the Finger Lakes Toy Library (FLTL). On Saturday, June 25, the FLTL will celebrate five years of sharing joy with children and families

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