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Whitaker ’73 Earns Hillman Prize, Joins Posse Advisory Board

Bill Whitaker 60 Minutes
Sept. 4, 2014 NYCThis month, HWS Trustee and Emmy Award-winning 60 Minutes correspondent Bill Whitaker ’73, L.H.D. ’97 was awarded the Sidney Hillman Prize for his reporting in the segments “The Whistleblower” and “Too Big to Prosecute.”…
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Generations of HWS Grads Lead at Canisius High School

CanisiusAt Canisius High School in Buffalo, N.Y., four Hobart and William Smith graduates are preparing students with an education grounded in multidimensional inquiry and critical thinking—not so different from their…
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German Symposium: The Music of the Holocaust

Curating the Traumatic PastThe fourth annual German Area Studies symposium focused on the music composed by concentration camp inmates during the Holocaust. The program, titled “Curating the Traumatic Past: Music and Memory of the…
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“Maritime Matters: Politics, Revolution, and Ecology”

Brown_Crow2Two of this year’s Fisher Center faculty research fellows, Associate Professor and Chair of Biology Meghan Brown and Assistant Professor of History Matthew Crow, will continue the Center’s exploration of…
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HWS Approves 14 Faculty for Tenure

Campus Snow-00452The Hobart and William Smith Colleges Board of Trustees, upon recommendation of President Gregory J. Vincent ’83, approved tenure and promotion to the rank of Associate Professor to 13 faculty…
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