Hobart and William Smith Colleges - Events Newshttp://www.hws.edu/dailyupdate/ Daily Updates from Hobart and William Smith Collegesen-usFri, 30 Jan 2015 18:17:40 GMTFri, 30 Jan 2015 18:17:40 GMTFisher Center Spring Speakers Announcedhttp://www.hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=18450Fri, 30 Jan 2015 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://www.hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res23110.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> Continuing with this year's theme of "Campus War Machine: Sex and Debt," The Fisher Center for the Study of Women and Men will resume its series of performances, lectures and dialogue sessions in February and continue with various guest speakers throughout the spring semester. All of the speakers will add to the campus' ongoing discussion exploring the wa...PIR Talk with MassMutual Financialhttp://www.hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=18452Fri, 30 Jan 2015 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://www.hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res23112.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> As part of the HWS Professionals in Residence series hosted by the Salisbury Center for Career, Professional and Experimental Education, representatives from MassMutual Financial Group will come to campus to give a talk on Thursday, Feb. 5 at 7:30 p.m. in Stern 203. One-on-one appointments will take place on Friday, Feb. 6, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. in Trinit...ACE Group Joins PIR Serieshttp://www.hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=18451Fri, 30 Jan 2015 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://www.hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res23114.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> ACE Group, one of the world's largest multiline property and casualty insurers, will join the HWS Professionals in Residence series hosted by the Salisbury Center for Career, Professional and Experimental Education. Members of the ACE Group lead a discussion on the company on Tuesday, Feb. 3 at 7:30 p.m. in Stern 201. One-on-one appointments will take pla...Bozzuto Management Companyhttp://www.hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=18453Fri, 30 Jan 2015 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://www.hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res23116.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> As part of the HWS Professionals in Residence series hosted by the Salisbury Center for Career, Professional and Experimental Education, the Bozzuto Management Company will offer a talk campus on Tuesday, Feb. 3 at 7:30 p.m. The talk will be held in Stern 203. One-on-one appointments are also available and will take place on Wednesday, Feb. 4, from 9 a.m...Gender and the American Family Farmhttp://www.hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=18419Mon, 26 Jan 2015 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://www.hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res23052.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> The "Sentiments & Declarations" lecture series will kick-off its spring 2015 series with a lecture by Assistant Professor of Economics Elizabeth Ramey titled, "Down on the Family Farm: Gender Inequality in an Iconic American Institution" on Thursday, Jan. 29. The spring series includes a diverse lineup that covers issues of gender inequality and femin...Stand With Survivorshttp://www.hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=18448Mon, 26 Jan 2015 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://www.hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res23102.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> The Office of Title IX Programs and Compliance will host "Stand With Survivors" beginning at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 28 in the Scandling Campus Center near the ATM lounge. The event will allow members of the campus community to show their support for survivors of sexual and domestic violence. The event is divided into two parts. From 6 to 7 p.m., studen...Myrick to Speak at GHShttp://www.hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=18427Fri, 23 Jan 2015 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://www.hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res23066.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> HWS Presidential Fellow and Ithaca Mayor Svante L. Myrick will address Geneva High School on Friday, Jan. 30 at 9:15 a.m. in the GHS auditorium, as part of the LEAP (Lead Excel Achieve Progress) Initiative. Sworn into office in January 2012, Myrick became, at 24, the City of Ithaca's youngest mayor and first mayor of color. He was first elected to the Com...Yellen Honored with Blackwell Awardhttp://www.hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=18430Fri, 23 Jan 2015 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://www.hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res23072.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> Hobart and William Smith Colleges presented Dr. Janet L. Yellen, chair of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, with the prestigious Elizabeth Blackwell Award on Thursday, Jan. 22. Named for Dr. Elizabeth Blackwell, the first woman in modern times to receive the Doctor of Medicine degree, the Blackwell Award is given to women whose lives e...Brownrout '84 Joins PIR Todayhttp://www.hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=18431Fri, 23 Jan 2015 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://www.hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res23078.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> As a part of the spring semester Professionals in Residence (PIR) series, Founder and President of 2adpro Media Solutions Todd Brownrout '84 will return to campus to meet with students and talk about careers in media and advertising today, Monday, Jan. 26 at 7:30 p.m. in Stern 201. Students also have the opportunity to join one-on-one appointments the fol...Yellen to Receive HWS Blackwell Awardhttp://www.hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=18405Thu, 22 Jan 2015 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://www.hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res23068.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> Dr. Janet L. Yellen, Chair of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, will be awarded the prestigious Elizabeth Blackwell Award by Hobart and William Smith Colleges during a ceremony at The National Press Club in Washington, D.C., on Thursday, Jan. 22. The appointment of Yellen as chair of the Federal Reserve in February 2014 made her the fi...