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 lifest...  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 descri...  More >>

Discussing the Art World with Colon '01

Peter Colon '01, associate director at the DC Moore Gallery in New York City, will return to campus to talk with students, faculty and staff about his career in the art world on Friday, Sept. 25. During the informal talk, held from 2:30 to 4 p.m. in the Houghton House living room, Colon will share his reflections on what drew him to the gallery system, wh...  More >>

HWS Dance Performs Social Justice Project

Donna Davenport, professor of dance and coordinator of the Social Justice Studies Program, and Kelly Johnson, assistant professor of dance, have been commissioned by BioDance, a Rochester contemporary dance company, to choreograph socially conscious dance for the company and perform in upcoming Geva Theater concerts. As a part of the First Niagara Rochest...  More >>

HWS Remembers Victims of Sept. 11

At 10:28 a.m. on Sept. 11, the HWS community joined on the steps of the Scandling Campus Center to offer a moment of reflection and remembrance of those lost during the 2001 terrorist attacks. Set to begin at the time which marks the moment the second tower of the World Trade Center collapsed, event organizer Rebecca Czajkowski ‘18 led the ceremony. Her m...  More >>