Whitaker '73 Talks TV News, Media Landscape

From the impact of the 24-hour news cycle to audience engagement on social media, HWS Trustee Bill Whitaker '73, L.H.D. '97, an Emmy award-winning veteran of CBS News and a correspondent for "60 Minutes," shared his perspective on today's ever-changing media landscape as the guest of the President's Forum Series. Drawing a standing-room-only crowd to Albright Auditorium, the conversation was faci...  More >>

Cruz '11 Launches Kickstarter Campaign

Walter Cruz '11 got his first taste of entrepreneurship as an undergraduate at HWS when he partnered with two of his housemates to create and sell shirts and sweatshirts for family and friends. Now, his sights are set on reaching a Kickstarter fundraising goal for his new venture, Superego, a creative collective that produces lifestyle products and lifestyle-brand content while providing top-of-t...  More >>

Whitaker '73, L.H.D. '97 at Homecoming President's Forum

Hobart and William Smith Colleges Trustee Bill Whitaker '73, L.H.D. '97, an Emmy award-winning veteran of CBS News and a correspondent for "60 Minutes," will join Homecoming and Family Weekend as the special guest of the President's Forum Series happening in Albright Auditorium on Saturday, Oct. 3 at 11 a.m. Whitaker will engage in a conversation facilitated by President Mark D. Gearan and HWS Pr...  More >>

DePietro '15 Earns Fulbright to Brazil

Kathryn DePietro '15 is the seventh member of the Classes of 2015 to receive a prestigious 2015-2016 Fulbright U.S. Student Award - a record number for a single year at Hobart and William Smith Colleges. In early 2016, DePietro will travel to Brazil where she will begin her Fulbright experience as an English Teaching Assistant (ETA). "Few words can describe what I felt when I was chosen as a gran...  More >>

Basnet '09 Continues Organic Movement in Nepal

During her time at HWS, Prabighya Basnet '09 began a small vegetable garden on campus, in part to address two questions: “Where food comes from? and “How is food produced?” "This really inspired me to increase my understanding of the processes involved in growing food and the food/farming market," says Basnet, who came to study in Geneva from Kathmandu, Nepal. "Our current system of high intensi...  More >>

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Head of the Charles Regatta 2015

Date: 10/17/2015 12:00 PM to 10/18/2015 4:00 PM  More >>

GSA Casino Night 2015

Date: 11/7/2015 The Geneva Scholarship Associates Board of Directors invite you to their annual Casino Night Fundraiser - Saturday, November 7 from 6:30 - 9:30 p.m. in the Vandervort Room, Scandling Campus Center on the Hobart and William Smith Colleges Campus.  See you there!  More >>

Madrigal Dinner Concert 2015

Date: 12/4/2015 A Madrigal Dinner Concert - an evening of fine dining and entertainment - featuring the Colleges Chorale and Cantori.  Reservations required no later than November 30.  More >>

Reunion 2016 "Who is Coming Back"

Date: 6/3/2016 to 6/5/2016
Are you planning to attend Reunion 2016? Let your classmates know by adding your name to the list of those planning to attend. Official registration will begin in early Spring of 2016.
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