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Standing Together to Honor the Lost Lives

Students, faculty, staff, trustees and members of the Geneva community gathered to honor the victims of the tragedy in Orlando, Fla., during a multi-faith remembrance service in St. John's Chapel on Wednesday. Led by Chaplain Maurice Charles, the service included songs, readings and prayers from across Christianity, Islam and Judaism, with reflections offered by President Mark D. Gearan, Profess...  More >>

Finn '16 Investigated Migrant Conditions

Teaganne Finn '16 embarked on a transformative independent study that combined social justice initiatives and investigative reporting. Mentored by Professor of Writing and Rhetoric Cheryl Forbes, the independent study titled, "Children of Migrant Workers in the Finger Lakes" explored the lives of migrant workers in the region. A native of Geneva, the writing and rhetoric major had been aware of t...  More >>

FLI Science Fair Features Local Students

From across the Finger Lakes region, middle and high school students and their teachers recently gathered for the sixth annual Finger Lakes Institute (FLI) Science Fair at HWS where they presented original research on topics related to the Finger Lakes and surrounding environment, including light pollution, habitat studies, water quality, air pollution, and soil pH balance. Modeled after a profes...  More >>

Stephens '00 Talks Leadership

Prior to the Good Life Philanthropic Youth Foundation's recent annual fundraiser, the company's executive director and founder, Hasan Stephens '00, sat down with the Syracuse Post Standard to discuss his views on leadership. In the discussion, Stephens laid out a five-step process for someone who aspires to a leadership role. "First thing is surround yourself with the best, smartest people. You n...  More >>

Dorsey to HWS Grads: "Cusp of New Day"

"You all have the ability to create a future that is beyond our imaginations. When I look out at all of you, I see and I feel the power of the collective-agents of change in our society. And it is beautiful and exciting to behold," said Hobart and William Smith Commencement Speaker Dr. Cheryl L. Dorsey during her address on Sunday. The Harvard trained physician and president of Echoing Green call...  More >>




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