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The Pitch 2015: And the Finalists Are...

Two individuals and two sets of partners from the semi-finalists pool have been selected as finalists in the fourth installment of the Stu Lieblein '90 Pitch Contest. Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE Paige Pierce '17, Jericsson Pichardo '15, Liz Lunderman '16, Katharine Boeding '16, Gloria Garcia '17 and Sam Solomon '17 are now training for the fina...  More >>

Leadership Discovery Offerings

This semester the Centennial Center for Leadership is looking for students to participate in The Leadership Discovery series. The Discovery series includes three programs: Foundations, Explorations, and the Leadership Lab. Each program will focus on examining leadership through the exploration and practice of related skills, tools, competencies, and strategies. Programs within the Discovery Serie...  More >>

Youth Leadership Program Hits North St. Elementary

This month, more than 40 second-graders in the Geneva School District gathered with student and staff leaders from the HWS Centennial Center for Leadership in North Street Elementary School's cafeteria to explore the concept of diversity. To supplement the North Street Leaders Program, representatives from CCL met with small groups of students to discuss what it means to be diverse -- in religion...  More >>

IdeaLab Preparing Entrepreneurs

As a prelude to the 2015 Stu Lieblein '90 Pitch Contest, the HWS Centennial Center for Leadership (CCL) hosted its fall 2014 HWS IdeaLab, an innovative, six-week program designed to help students kick start their ideas while cultivating their entrepreneurial spirit. "The HWS IdeaLab is an important component of the CCL's entrepreneurial leadership student development work," says Amy Forbes, assoc...  More >>

Bentsi-Enchill '17 Wins 2nd Idea Contest

Ato Bentsi-Enchill '17, the winner of the 2014 Stu Lieblein '90 Pitch Contest at Hobart and William Smith, was recently named winner of the 2014 StartUpAfrica's Idea Generation competition. At both Idea Generation and the Pitch, Bentsi-Enchill landed top honors for his business idea, RevisionPrep, an online educational service that combines exam preparation with gaming programs for students in Gh...  More >>

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