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Grounded in the campus values of equity, service and living lives of consequence, the Center is deeply invested in developing young leaders who are globally aware, community centric and exceedingly capable of leadership with significant, social implications.

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Developing Leaders with Passion and Intention

Leadership Institue 2018-00184The spring semester kicked off with the eighth annual Leadership Institute, a three-day professional conference designed to enhance the leadership skills of HWS and Geneva High School students hosted by…
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Pitch Semi-finalists Selected

Pitch SemifinalistsThe annual Stu Lieblein ’90 Pitch Contest has once again attracted top entrepreneurial talent on campus, as nine individuals and one group of three students have moved on to the…
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Hackathon 2017 Addresses Climate Change

Hackathon_2A team of first-year students excelled in this year’s Hackathon, a 24-hour competition that uses social innovation to tackle a global problem. Chloe Brown ’21, Isabella Pardales ’21 and Jack…
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Reimagining the Centennial Center at 10 Years

centennialcenter-FINAL2Since it was founded nearly 10 years ago, Hobart and William Smith Colleges’ Centennial Center for Leadership has operated as an interface for leadership learning on campus. As the Center…
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Margiloff Fellowship Introduces More Entrepreneurial Opportunities

Bizari Edward-0028This fall, Hobart and William Smith welcome Ed Bizari, the Colleges’ inaugural Margiloff Family Entrepreneurial Leadership Fellow. Underwritten by HWS Trustee Will ’92 and Colleen Margiloff, and administered by the…
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