NEWS

  • Monday, April 18, 2016
     
    HWS geoscience students and faculty recently presented on several atmospheric science research projects at the 41st Annual Northeastern Storm Conference (NESC) hosted by the Lyndon State College local chapter of the American Meteorological Society in...

  • 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...

  • Friday, March 04, 2016
     
    Assistant Professor of Geoscience Nick Metz recently had his research on an unprecedented tropical cyclone that struck the Pacific Northwest published in the American Meteorological Society's Monthly Weather Review. The paper, "Tropical Transition of...

  • Friday, February 26, 2016
     
    Professor of Geoscience Neil Laird recently published an article, "Climatology of Lake-Effect Precipitation Events over Lake Tahoe and Pyramid Lake," in the American Meteorological Society's Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology. The paper o...

  • Thursday, February 04, 2016
     
    As unusual weather patterns strike the nation this winter, Macy Howarth '16 is investigating changes and trends in wind chill temperature. Howarth's Honors thesis, "Climatology of Wind Chill Temperatures across North America," condenses 30 years of d...

  • 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...

  • Tuesday, January 12, 2016
     
    Assistant Professor of Anthropology and Sociology James Sutton and Assistant Professor of Geoscience Nicholas Metz will deliver a pair of guest lectures at the Wood Library in Canandaigua, N.Y., as part of a special speaker series featuring HWS facul...

  • Monday, January 11, 2016
     
    An episode of the Emmy-nominated series "Xploration Awesome Planet," hosted by Philippe Cousteau Jr., features the Colleges' Science on Seneca program. The show recently aired on Fox stations around the country and is now available on Hulu. The episo...

  • Thursday, January 07, 2016
     
    Two years after a winter field study in the Bahamas, the HWS Geoscience Department is returning to the island of San Salvador for GEO 299: "Carbonates Ancient and Modern-The Bahamas," where students are developing hands-on experience in science and c...

  • Wednesday, December 30, 2015
     
    The Finger Lakes Institute (FLI) at Hobart and William Smith Colleges this semester hosted the annual Finger Lakes Research Conference, bringing together experts from New York and Canada in the fields of water resources, invasive species and contamin...

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