Political Science
graphic

POLITICAL SCIENCE NEWS

The study of political science is about understanding the political questions that surround issues like wealth and poverty, policy and activism, democracy and dictatorship, and gender and race. At HWS, students develop the rigorous analytical skills that help them in their education and civic responsibility.


POLITICAL SCIENCE NEWS

Three Join Aon

Aon Insurance GroupProfessional services firm Aon plc has hired three 2018 HWS graduates to positions at its New York City headquarters. Nancy Preston Tansill ’18 will serve as an account specialist in…
 More >>

Advocating through AmeriCorps

Americorps_VolunteersAs AmeriCorps volunteers in the city of Rochester, Hilda Agyekum ’18 and Aidan Ely ’18 will spend the next year mobilizing resources and creating solutions to increase the quality of…
 More >>

Owen Smith ’18 Commissioned into U.S. Marine Corps

Smith Owen3On May 13,  Owen Smith ’18 reached two important milestones in back-to-back ceremonies: After graduating from HWS during the 2018 Commencement, he was commissioned into the U.S. Marine Corps as a…
 More >>

Baer Calls All to ‘Stay Woke’

baccalaureate-00236On the eve of graduation, Hobart Dean and Professor of Philosophy Eugen Baer P’95, P’97 delivered the keynote Baccalaureate address, reflecting on philosophical teachings from across the globe that inform…
 More >>

Milner ’99 Speaks at Poli-Sci Honor Society Dinner

Pi_Sigma_Alpha_1This month, the Hobart and William Smith Colleges chapter of Pi Sigma Alpha, the national political science honor society, recognized new inductees and current members during an annual dinner celebration.…
 More >>

More Political Science News >>

Pi Sigma Alpha

Members of the Department and 2014 Initiates of Pi Sigma Alpha, the national Political Science Honor Society.

Members of the Department and 2014 Initiates of Pi Sigma Alpha, the national Political Science Honor Society. HWS has had the Chi Phi chapter since 1999 and initiated over 100 members.

Student Profile

 

Preparing Students to Lead Lives of Consequence.