Africana Studies


HWS Celebrates Six 2019 Fulbright Award Winners

Fulbright campus2This year, six Hobart and William Smith students have been selected to receive awards from the U.S. government’s flagship international educational exchange program. Alexandra “Sasha” Carey ’18, MAT ’19, Loretta…
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Leggat ’17 Teaches in Namibia

Leggat Graham 17-2More than a year into his two-year commitment as an eighth and ninth-grade teacher in Namibia with the Peace Corps, Graham Leggat ’17 reflects that several aspects of his HWS…
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Model African Union

Model African Union Group 1Representing delegations from Botswana and Mozambique, 12 students from the HWS chapter of the Model African Union participated in simulated proceedings during the 2019 Model African Union Conference at Howard…
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Dakar Up Close

Ballo (DU)International relations major Djeneba Ballo ’20 is studying abroad in Dakar, Senegal and chronicling her experiences on her blog “Impact Up Close.” As an American with West African heritage, Ballo…
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“What Would Dr. King Tell Us?”

Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. speaking.  (Photo by Julian Wasser//Time Life Pictures/Getty Images)In celebration of the life and achievements of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., Hobart and William Smith Colleges will join with the Geneva community for a series of events…
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