HWS Research Symposium

From invasive species to drone mapping, and the effect of stress on friendships to potential anti-cancer compounds, Hobart and William Smith students presented on a range of topics at this year's Student Research Symposium on Sept. 17 as one of Homecoming and Family Weekend's annual events. "The Research Symposium allows students to showcase their work from summer research projects and represents...  More >>

Liu '18 Seeks Solutions to Pesky Moth

In her summer internship with New York State Agricultural Experiment Station (NYSAES), Yuxi Liu '18 is working with Cornell University entomologists to better understand the Grape Berry Moth (GBM), a crop-damaging pest, especially in wine regions like the Finger Lakes. Working with NYSAES Senior Research Associate Charles Linn and his graduate student collaborator Michael Wolfin, Liu's research l...  More >>

Students Explore Hawaii as Living Laboratory

Bringing their study of geoscience beyond the classroom, a group of HWS students recently embarked on a two-week scientific excursion to Hawaii where they gained critical experience investigating distinctive phenomena such as lava flows and sea breezes. The course, "Geoscience Field Studies," gave 16 students the opportunity to invest themselves in several data-driven projects guided by Professo...  More >>

LoConte '16 Headed to Cornell Veterinary College

Having known she wanted to be a veterinarian for as long as she can remember, Micaela LoConte '16 will begin working toward her doctorate of veterinary medicine at Cornell University's College of Veterinary Medicine in the fall. The prestigious and highly-competitive program is consistently ranked one of the top veterinary schools in the world. "My experiences throughout my life as well as my tim...  More >>

Martin '13, Moore '15 Publish NYSAES Research

As undergraduates, Nathan Martin '13 and Kevin Moore '15 spent two summers in Geneva conducting research on corn borer moths at Cornell University's New York State Agricultural Experiment Station (NYSAES). Working under the guidance of NYSAES Senior Research Associate Charles Linn, their efforts in the laboratory turned into the foundation for a paper recently published in the Journal of Chemical...  More >>

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