American Studies

American Studies

Zora Neale Hurston

Author Zora Neale Hurston

The American Studies program interprets American culture from an interdisciplinary point of view that combines critical social science and humanities approaches. The program provides a basis for graduate study in a variety of fields, as well as an excellent background for law, journalism, and other professional careers.

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Alums Unite for Veterans Day Roundtable Discussion

veteransTo mark Veterans Day, three HWS alums will gather for a virtual conversation about military service and what it means to serve. The event will take place on Wednesday, Nov.…
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HWS' Pandemic Response Detailed in International Journal of Community Well-Being

Geneva Night AerialHobart and William Smith and the Geneva community innovated rapidly in response to the global pandemic, Assistant Professor of Entrepreneurial Studies Craig Talmage explains in an article he co-authored with…
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