HWS Hosts Technos Students

Bolstering cross-cultural exchange, Hobart and William Smith recently hosted Minako Yamada and Yui Takeda, both of Technos International College, Tokyo, Japan, for a 10-day visit that encompassed a full scope of experiences unique to the Finger Lakes region as well as life on a liberal arts campus. "We are especially grateful to the Tanaka family and value the longstanding relationship between Ho...
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Islamic Fashion Show and Indonesian Dance

The upcoming student-led Islamic Fashion Show will bring together members of the Hobart and William Smith community and beyond to celebrate an evening of Islamic cultural heritage through authentic clothing and traditional dance. The fashion show, which will also feature a segment dedicated to Indonesian dance, will take place on Wednesday, Nov. 4 at 7 p.m. in the Vandervort Room of the Scandling...
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Mongolia Expert Rossabi Joins Tanaka Series

Morris Rossabi, one of the world's foremost experts on Mongolia and the Mongols, will deliver a public lecture, "Genghis Khan and Kublai Khan: Conquest and Rule," as the second guest of the fall's Tanaka Asian Studies Lecture Series funded by the Tanaka Memorial Foundation. The lecture will be held on Monday, Oct. 5, at 7 p.m. in Stern Hall, Room 203. "Dr. Rossabi is a leading scholar of Mongolia...
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WWF's Tao Hu Joins Tanaka Lecture Series

Tao Hu, director of the World Wildlife Fund's China Program, will deliver the first talk of the fall's Tanaka Lecture Series funded by the Tanaka Memorial Foundation. His lecture will begin at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 24 in Stern Hall. An ecologist and environmental economist by training, Tao is a veteran with an insider's perspective on China's environmental policy. With almost two decades of e...
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Miller '15 Receives Princeton in Asia Acceptance

Dominque Miller '15 will go to Vietnam upon graduation to teach English through the Princeton in Asia Program. The program begins in mid-August and Miller will stay in Soc Trang, Vietnam, which is located in the Mekong Delta Region. Miller studied abroad in Vietnam in the fall of 2013 through a program offered by the Colleges' Center for Global Education, where she works as a program assistant. I...
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