NEWS

  • Monday, June 13, 2016
     
    From across the Finger Lakes region, middle and high school students and their teachers recently gathered for the sixth annual Finger Lakes Institute (FLI) Science Fair at HWS where they presented original research on topics related to the Finger Lak...

  • Thursday, June 02, 2016
     
    As a summer intern with the Water Recycling Facility at WestRock in Solvay, N.Y., Ryan Ratsep '17 is developing his chemical analysis skills and his understanding of the intersection of geoscience and environmental studies. WestRock is a leading glob...

  • Tuesday, May 10, 2016
     
    In May, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency awarded $516,367 to the Finger Lakes Institute (FLI) at Hobart and William Smith Colleges for water chestnut control in the Finger Lakes. Water chestnut (Trapa natans) is so prolific that one acre can ...

  • Wednesday, April 27, 2016
     
    On Friday, April 29, the Hobart and William Smith community will host students from Geneva-area elementary schools as part of Geneva 2020's efforts to build a stronger community and better prepare students for academic success. The day's events will ...

  • Tuesday, April 19, 2016
     
    In celebration of Earth Week and Earth Day 2016, Hobart and William Smith are hosting a range of activities and events across campus to highlight environmental awareness and sustainability efforts. Earth Week takes place from Monday, April 18 through...

  • Wednesday, March 30, 2016
     
    Hobart and William Smith students, faculty and staff recently showcased some of the Colleges' recent endeavors surrounding environmental and agricultural sustainability at the 34th annual Northeast Organic Farming Association (NOFA)-New York conferen...

  • Friday, March 25, 2016
     
    Hobart and William Smith Colleges have been named a Tree Campus USA® by the Arbor Day Foundation for the fourth consecutive year. The honor recognizes the Colleges for meeting five core standards for effective campus forest management: a tree advisor...

  • Tuesday, March 08, 2016
     
    The Aquatic Spring Seminar Series will continue with a lecture from Lars Rudstam, professor of natural sciences at Cornell University, on Tuesday, March 8 at 5:30 p.m. in the Sanford Room of the Warren Hunting Smith Library. His lecture, "Great Lakes...

  • Thursday, January 28, 2016
     
    Thanks to funding from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service given to the Finger Lakes Lake Ontario Watershed Protection Alliance, the Finger Lakes Institute (FLI) at Hobart and William Smith has added Emily Staychock to its staff. Staychock will serve ...

  • Thursday, January 21, 2016
     
    Hobart and William Smith Colleges recently purchased a Brooks-Rand MERX-M methylmercury analyzer, an instrument that measures the concentrations of methylmercury in organisms collected from lakes and streams. The analyzer will be instrumental in furt...

Results 1 - 10 of 412      << < | Showing page 1 of 42 pages | > >>