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The children of the late Supreme Court Associate Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg will accept the Elizabeth Blackwell Award on their mother’s behalf. In recognition of a lifetime of extraordinary achievements…

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In an interview with HWS, The Rev. Charles Cloughen Jr. ’64 reflects on Bloody Sunday and an essay, “The Lesson of 2020 and 1965: The right to vote is precious…

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On Jan. 18, HWS and the Geneva community will march to honor the life and service of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Hobart and William Smith will join the Geneva…

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Trustee Bill Whitaker ’73, L.H.D. ’97 will serve as a guest host on the iconic television game show Jeopardy in the wake of host Alex Trebek’s death. The category: HWS…

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Thomas “Gib” Shea ’22, who created his own major, is preparing for a public service career managing responses to emergencies like COVID-19. A volunteer firefighter and EMT since high school,…

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William Smith College senior defender Mekayla Montgomery was recently named a preseason All-American by US Lacrosse Magazine. Montgomery, a psychology and education double major, was one of just 13 selections across all…

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Thanks to a collaboration between the Hobart and William Smith Athletics Departments and the HWS Center for Teaching and Learning, Statesmen and Heron student-athletes have a new resource in their…

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This semester the HWS Debate Team welcomed in a robust class of 14 novice debaters, defined as those in their first year of collegiate debate. Despite COVID-19 restrictions, the team…

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Professor of Art and Architecture Nick Ruth discusses course policies and procedures during “Intro to Drawing” in the Katherine D. Elliot ’66 Studio Arts Center.

A documentary profile of award-winning printmaker and Class of ’64 Endowed Professor of Art and Architecture Nicholas Ruth appears this month on the Rochester area public television station. Class of…

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Capping a new course this fall, students published a collaborative exploration of the history, modes, applications and future of dance criticism. In Professor of Dance Cynthia Williams’ course,  DAN 314…

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Associate Professor of Psychological Science Daniel Graham explores a new paradigm for how the brain works in An Internet In Your Head, to be published by Columbia University Press in…

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Kevin Stein ’88 has established an endowed fund to support on-campus summer science research opportunities like those he had as a student. Fond memories of his experiences as a Hobart…

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On Jan. 28, Art Director Brooke Leboeuf ’01, Assistant Professor of Art and Architecture Angelique Szymanek, artist and member of the Heron Clan of the Seneca Nation G. Peter Jemison…

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Following a summer internship last year, Yalemwork Teferra ’21 has secured a position as a USD Clearing Analyst after graduation. Yalemwork Teferra ’21 has accepted a post-graduate position as a…

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Spend more than five minutes around Chris Gray and it’s hard not to be influenced by his positive energy. The Hobart and William Smith John J. Hogan ’88 Strength and Conditioning Head…

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Professor of Political Science Jodi Dean’s essay appears on the Los Angeles Review of Books’ year-end list of its 15 most popular articles from 2020. In “Neofeudalism: The End of…

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Pro Football Focus named former Hobart Statesman and current Tampa Bay Buccaneer Ali Marpet ’15 to its 2020 NFL All-Pro Team. The Bucs’ left guard started all 13 games he played this…

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Visiting Assistant Professor Zulkarnain shared his work on the Indonesian punk scene, noting several significant shifts in its contemporary cultures. Visiting Assistant Professor of Media and Society Iskandar Zulkarnain offered…

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The community is invited to join the meditation group, Sit and Talk, on Thursdays at 5:30 p.m. as they reflect on self and community. The HWS Mindfulness Club invites members…

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Gina Perini ’95, the Chair of the Board of Directors and CEO of Somos Inc., was named the winner of the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of The Year 2020 Award, New…

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Immersed in the comprehensive design process as students at HWS, four recent graduates are now thriving in the renowned master’s program at the Yale School of Architecture. In the HWS…

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In six workshops throughout the fall semester, the Michael ’59 and Ellen ’60 Opell IdeaLab brought new and established entrepreneurs to help guide HWS students through key steps towards launching…

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Hobart College hockey senior captain TJ Schultz recently accepted an offer to work at Aon following graduation. A native of Evanston, Ill., he secured a position in the company’s Chicago office. Aon…

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Renee Grant, currently the associate director of the Office of Intercultural Affairs, has been named the new director of the Arthur O. Eve Higher Education Opportunity Program and the Academic…

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A panel discussion for students featured recent graduates discussing their careers in environmental consulting and offering advice on first jobs. During a virtual panel discussion, McKenzie Frazier ’20, Audrey Hunt…

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