Dance Alumnae/i Weekend 2016

During the 2016 Homecoming & Family Weekend, the Hobart and William Smith Dance Department will host a Dance Alumnae/i Weekend. Beginning Friday, Sept. 16, three days of classes, lecture presentations, panel discussions and performances will enable HWS alums active in the dance and movement fields to share their work with colleagues and the broader HWS community. In advance of that weekend, t...  More >>

Faculty Prizes Recognize Teaching, Scholarship and Service

HWS faculty members recently acknowledged three of their colleagues' work as educators, scholars and community leaders with the annual faculty prizes. Based on the recommendations of fellow HWS faculty, the Committee on Faculty Research and Honors recognized Professor of Dance Cadence Whittier, who received the faculty prize for teaching; Professor of Geoscience Nan Crystal Arens, who was awarded...  More >>

WEOS-FM Covers Dance Workshops

In a recent segment on WEOS-FM, the Finger Lakes region's public radio station highlighted the 18th Annual Bill Evans Teachers Institute and the 4th Annual Somatic Dance Conference and Performance Festival, which brought nearly 150 educators and artists from across North American to the HWS campus in July. The radio segment, "Workshops Bring Dance to Hobart and William Smith," featured an intervi...  More >>

Dance in the Spotlight at HWS

Dance educators and artists from across North America will convene at Hobart and William Smith Colleges this month for back-to-back professional dance workshops: the 18th Annual Bill Evans Teachers Institute (BETI I & II), followed by the 4th Annual Somatic Dance Conference and Performance Festival. During the two BETI workshops, July 6-9 and July 10-14, participants will study with renowned ...  More >>

Drake '16 Pursues M.S. in School Counseling

Passionate about advocating and providing support for children, Morgan Drake '16 will pursue an M.S. in school counseling from the Warner School of Education at the University of Rochester in the fall. "I'm very excited to start this new chapter and be one step closer to my career," Drake says. "I'm grateful to my professors and the Colleges for providing me with an incredible education that make...  More >>

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