Religious Studies
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Religious Studies

The Department of Religious Studies brings a variety of perspectives to the study of a significant aspect of human existence: religion. At HWS, the study of religion is intrinsically multicultural and interdisciplinary as students learn through different academic approaches like historical, ethical, political and theological angles.


Religious Studies NEWS

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…
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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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Fifty Years Later: Remembering Dr. King

Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. speaking.  (Photo by Julian Wasser//Time Life Pictures/Getty Images)On the 50th anniversary of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s death, Hobart and William Smith Colleges in conjunction with the Geneva community will honor the legacy of the…
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Pasta Night Gatherings Welcome Students

Pasta Night 4Every Wednesday evening, students are invited to attend Pasta Nights with Chaplain Maurice Charles at his campus residence at 630 South Main St. The gatherings are open to all students…
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Dobkowski to Discuss Holocaust Hero

Dobkowski_3An event focused on the life of Dr. Janusz Korczak, a well-known physician, author, pedagogue and radio personality in pre-World War II Poland, will include a presentation from genocide expert…
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