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STUDENT ACTIVITIES

Events

The Office of Student Activities is your one-stop shop for getting involved at HWS! We work hard to provide a calendar full of exciting programs and events for the entire campus.

What We Do!

Plan and Support Campus-Wide Events!

Whether it’s the Caribbean Student Association's annual Masquerade Ball, or Homecoming and Family Weekend’s Quad-a-Palooza and CABaret, there is always something fun going on around campus! Learn more about all our programs here!

Student Clubs and Organizations

Student Activities is home to more than 90 organizations, there’s literally something for everyone! On the rare occasion that you can’t find a club that’s perfect for you, we are more than willing to help you start your own.

Student Organizations are a vital part of the HWS student learning experience. Members learn critical leadership, inter-personal and cultural competency skills that augment the academic mission of the Colleges.

Start a New Club or Student Organization

2015 Student Organization and Club Manual

HWS CollegiateLink Manual for Clubs & Student Organizations

Contact the Student Activities Student Publicist for assistance with developing club and student organization publicity materials!

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HWS Mourn Poet and Professor Ashley Halpé P'96

The Hobart and William Smith community mourns the loss of renowned poet and Professor of English Ashley Halpé P'96, who taught at the Colleges in the early 1990s. Professor Halpé became the youngest professor in Sri Lanka at the age of 31, when he joined the University of Peradeniya. During his more than 50-year career, he cultivated a reputation as the most senior Professor of English and the pr...  More >>

HWS on the Water

The Hobart and William Smith sailing and rowing teams have advanced to national championship events. William Smith rowing is competing in the NCAA Division III National Championship, Heron sailors have advanced to the ICSA National Championships, Hobart rowing will compete in the Intercollegiate Rowing Association Championship, and HWS sailors will vie for the ICSA Dinghy National Championship. T...  More >>

Special Commencement for Herons

Four William Smith students received their diplomas during a special HWS Commencement ceremony on Monday following an impressive postseason with Herons lacrosse, which included capturing the Liberty League title and advancing to the second round of the NCAA DIII Women's Lacrosse Championship. Surrounded by family, friends and HWS community members in a packed St. John's Chapel, Geneva Calder '16,...  More >>

Commencement 2016 at Bristol Field House

Due to extreme cold temperatures, gusts of wind and possibility of late morning showers, the Hobart and William Smith Commencement ceremony today has been moved indoors to the Robert A. Bristol '31 Field House. Shuttles will run to the field house from Pulteney Street for those parking in the Medbery and Scandling lots and from the parking lot behind the Geneva Centre Plaza. (The entrance to the ...  More >>

NCAA Tournament Victory

The William Smith College junior Alexandra Bird notched a season-high five goals as the Heron lacrosse team defeated Roger Williams 13-7 in an NCAA tournament first round game played this afternoon on Gettysburg College's Clark Field. The Herons are now 12-7 this season. It's William Smith lacrosse's first NCAA tournament victory since the Herons topped Salisbury 12-11 on May 11, 2003. Senior ...  More >>


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Office of Student Activities
Scandling Center
300 Pulteney Street
Geneva, NY 14456

Phone: (315) 781-3513
Fax: (315) 781-3511


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Geneva, NY 14456
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