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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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With the help of the HWS community, Chris Lavin ’81 raised funds to provide Geneva families with meals at Thanksgiving ­— and ended up having enough to deliver Christmas dinners…

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President Joyce P. Jacobsen appears on the latest episode of “The EdUp Experience” podcast, discussing the Colleges’ COVID-19 response, global studies, enrollment and more. Launched in 2020, the podcast explores…

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A new season of the Pulteney Street Podcast with President Joyce P. Jacobsen launches this week, featuring an interview with Alan Worden ’87, whose data analytics firm Community Data Platforms (CDP)…

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As part of the Smith Center for the Arts “Salon” series, President Joyce P. Jacobsen will lead a discussion on Friday, Dec. 11 about the state of higher education amid…

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In her latest book, President Joyce P. Jacobsen offers a comprehensive exploration of feminist approaches to economic analysis and critique that have shaped and redefined the discipline. Advanced Introduction to…

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The Smith Center for the Arts film club hosted a virtual screening of its latest selection, American Factory, with a discussion moderated by HWS President Joyce P. Jacobsen on Thursday,…

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Hobart and William Smith Colleges join with other colleges and universities across the country and locally through the New York Six Liberal Arts Consortium to strongly object to recent actions…

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Although the COVID-19 pandemic caused the cancellation of the 12th annual Community Engaged Scholarship Forum, it didn’t stop the HWS community from celebrating the contributions of individuals and organizations that…

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  In keeping with annual traditions, Hobart and William Smith seniors have named two honorary members of the Classes of 2020: HWS President Joyce P. Jacobsen and Professor of Economics and…

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Hobart and William Smith Colleges have enrolled in the 2020 ALL IN Campus Democracy Challenge to improve nonpartisan civic engagement and voter participation on campus. Managed by the nonprofit Civic…

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President Joyce P. Jacobsen joined other higher education leaders in New York on WXXI’s “Connections” to discuss how COVID-19 is impacting institutions, students, employees and education itself. The pivot from…

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President Joyce P. Jacobsen shares her advice for new and mid-career academics in the latest issue of the quarterly newsletter from the American Economic Association’s standing Committee on the Status…

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On Thursday, April 16, President Joyce P. Jacobsen and other higher education leaders in New York will join “Connections” on NPR’s affiliate station WXXI to discuss how COVID-19 is impacting…

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As the economy braces for the ongoing effects of COVID-19, President Joyce P. Jacobsen shares her analysis of the responses from the government and regulators, the impact on workers and…

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