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Perrine '15 Commissioned in U.S. Marine Corps

This spring, Trent Perrine '15 was commissioned as a Second Lieutenant in the U.S. Marine Corps. "There's a particular pride in being a Marine," says Perrine. "The Marine Corps is distinct from other branches of the military because it puts an emphasis on its history and culture, the esprit de corps. We walk a little different, talk a little different -- you can always tell a Marine." While at HW...  More >>

Colleges Remember Vietnam Veterans

The names of four alumni and one faculty member who died during the Vietnam War have been engraved on the Memorial Bench located near St. John's Chapel and Trinity Hall. During Reunion Weekend, Hobart and William Smith Colleges will dedicate the Vietnam section of the bench in a ceremony at 1:45 p.m. on Saturday, June 4. "Hobart and William Smith have a rich heritage of service to our nation in m...  More >>

Reunion 2016 Kicks off June 3

Hundreds of HWS alumni and alumnae will return to campus June 3-5 for Reunion 2016 to reflect on their relationship with the Colleges and the unique bond they have with fellow alums and their alma maters. The weekend will be packed with activities and celebrations, providing alums with the chance to catch up with old friends and explore new spaces on campus and in Geneva. On Friday morning during...  More >>

Platoni '74 Calls for Veterans Support

An editorial by Kathy Platoni '74, clinical psychologist and retired Army colonel, appeared in Time Magazine on April 19 titled "Neglecting Fort Hood Survivors Is a National Disgrace." In her article, Platoni, who was on site the day of the 2009 Fort Hood shooting, calls on the country to take care of our service men and women. A post-traumatic stress disorder expert, Platoni majored in psycholog...  More >>

Honoring Veterans at The Wall

As director of events at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund (VVMF), JoAnn Waller '04 oversees the organization's commemorative tributes at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial, commonly known as The Wall. Located in Washington, D.C., The Wall draws millions of visitors each year to pay respect to the more than 58,000 service members who gave their lives in Vietnam. The names of these men and women are i...  More >>

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Reunion 2016

Date: 6/3/2016 to 6/5/2016  More >>

Charleston S.C. HWS Gathering

Date: 6/16/2016 5:30 PM  More >>

Green Family Scholarship Reception

Date: 6/22/2016 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM  More >>


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