Classes of 2014 Join Stewardson Society

With Commencement only weeks away, the Classes of 2014 will gather for the Stewardson Society Networking Reception, a new tradition that unites seniors as they take a major step toward leaving a collective legacy by making a gift to HWS. The networking reception will take place at 5 p.m. on Thursday, April 24 in the Vandervort Room of the Scandling Campus Center. At the reception, students will ...  More >>

Charter Day Honors Hobart Heritage

Gathering in annual fashion to celebrate the history and heritage of Hobart College, students, alums, deans and other members of the HWS community convened at St. John's Chapel for the 192nd Charter Day ceremonies. Honoring Hobart's founding in 1822, this year's Charter Day welcomed back distinguished alumnus The Honorable Jeffrey L. Amestoy '68, P'11, P'14 to receive the prestigious Hobart Medal...  More >>

Perini ’95 Named President, CEO

Gina M. Perini '95 has been named president and chief executive officer of SMS/800, Inc. She previously served as acting president and CEO since September 2013 and chief administrative officer and general counsel from August 2012 through September 2013. "Gina has done an exceptional job leading the company during her tenure as acting president and CEO. Based on Gina's proven ability to enhance ou...  More >>

Platoni ’74: “Shock and Awe Again”

Dr. Kathy Platoni '74, a post-traumatic stress disorder expert, who was at Fort Hood during the 2009 shooting, was interviewed this week about the recent shooting at Fort Hood by several media outlets, including CNN, Fox, MSNBC, and Time magazine. A clinical psychologist in private practice, Platoni returned to Hobart and William Smith last week to offer an address on the psychological toll of wa...  More >>

Reicher ’74 on Leadership

Rita L. Reicher '74 was recently featured in the "Sunday Conversations" section of the Post-Standard (Syracuse). She is currently the president and chair of KS&R, a market research firm she co-founded more than 20 years ago. The article notes KS&R "grew into a national powerhouse. That was not an accident." "We decided early on that we didn't want to be a mom-and-pop operation. We were g...  More >>

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Green Family and East Aurora Community Scholarship

Date: 4/24/2014 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM The Green Family invites members of the Hobart and William community and citizens of East Aurora for an evening in celebration of the East Aurora Community Scholarship.

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Ireland Trip May 2014 with the McGuires - the West and North

Date: 5/1/2014 to 5/11/2014 Join Professor Emeritus of Economics Pat McGuire HON '10, L.H.D. '12 and his wife Sandy to explore the West of Ireland.

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Commencement 2014

Date: 5/16/2014 to 5/18/2014 We are looking forward to hosting your parents, family and friends for activities surrounding your Commencement from HWS, May 16 - 18.   More >>

Reunion 2014

Date: 6/6/2014 to 6/8/2014 Bring your family and friends to Hobart and William Smith Colleges from June 6-8 for Reunion 2014. A full schedule of events featuring fun for all ages will make this an experience you won't soon forget.

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London and Norwich: English Culture on Stage and Screen

Date: 6/12/2014 to 6/21/2014 Join tour leader HWS Department Chair and Professor of Media and Society Lester D. Friedman on this two part trip, beginning in London and then moving to Norwich (with a day spent in Cambridge).

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Ireland Trip Fall 2014 - Cork, Waterford, Killarney...

Date: 9/11/2014 to 9/21/2014 Join Professor Emeritus of Economics Pat McGuire HON '10, L.H.D. '12 and his wife Sandy to explore the South and Southwest of Ireland.

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