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Second Graders to visit HWS

More than 170 students from local elementary schools will visit campus on Monday, May 4 as part of Geneva 2020's efforts to build a stronger community and better prepare students for academic success. The day's events will begin with a welcome by President Mark D. Gearan and will include sessions on leadership, cultures and languages and the environment among others. The program was inspired in p...
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Adams to Deliver Baccalaureate Address

A dedicated campus leader, adviser and scholar, The Rev. Lesley M. Adams HON'12, Chaplain of the Colleges, will deliver the academic year-end address at Baccalaureate, a signature event of Commencement weekend activities. At the Colleges, Adams' tenure as Chaplain has been marked by an unwavering attention to inclusion - religious, spiritual, cultural, racial, international and secular; as well a...
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Relay for Life on April 18

"‘Oh, the places you'll go!'" Colleges Against Cancer (CAC) is taking the uplifting words of Dr. Seuss to heart this spring all across its fundraising efforts; from "Paint the Campus Purple" for awareness and take a picture with 'Bart to "Freezin for a Reason," and culminating this weekend during the seventh annual Relay for Life at Hobart and William Smith. Co-hosted by the CAC and Kappa Sigma f...
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Gearan to Kick Off Nobles' Day of Service

Hobart and William Smith President Mark D. Gearan has been invited to deliver the keynote address at Noble and Greenough School's community service day taking place on Tuesday, April 14, at more than 65 locations across the boarding school's hometown of Dedham, Mass., and in the surrounding Boston area. Head of Upper School Michael K. Denning says Gearan's extensive background and expertise as on...
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HWS Named Geneva Reads 2015 Partner

Hobart and William Smith Colleges have been named Community Partner of the Year by Geneva Reads, the community's literacy coalition. The award will be presented at a reception that Geneva Public Library staff and the Geneva Reads board of directors are hosting jointly to honor their volunteers. It will begin at 5:30 p.m. Friday, April 17 in the Community Room. The Colleges have been one of the or...
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