Economics is a discipline that encompasses a breadth of policy-related topics, from energy and the environment to poverty and welfare. The department’s forward-thinking approach encourages its students to evaluate current policy by actively questioning mainstream thinking.


Kepes ’21 Explores Commercial Real Estate with Salisbury Stipend

Could not find a record of her anywhereÉThrough an internship with Colliers International, Teresa Kepes ’21 is learning about trends in the commercial real estate industry. As a recipient of the 2019 Charles H. Salisbury Summer International…
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Statesmen to play Professionally in France

Pizzo Shaw HockeyTwo former Hobart College hockey players recently signed to play professionally with Etoile Noire de Strasbourg. Statesmen defenders Matt Pizzo ’19 and Tanner Shaw ’19 will continue as teammates in…
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Gilbertson Named Scholar All-American

Gilbertson Stanny Scholar All-American-3Hobart College senior defensive midfielder Stanny Gilbertson was named a 2019 Scholar All-American by the U.S. Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association. He is the 10th Statesmen to earn Scholar-All-American recognition since 1989. A Scholar…
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Faculty Prizes for Eck, McKinney and Pelkey

Faculty Awards-00018Three Hobart and William Smith faculty were recently recognized by their colleagues for their work as scholars, community leaders and educators. Based on the recommendations of fellow HWS faculty, the Committee…
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Harnessing the Power of Networking

Johnson Marcel Weber Maya 3Marcel Johnson ’19 and Maya Weber ’20 know firsthand the power of networking. By connecting with HWS alums during Finance Experiences in New York City and Boston, Johnson secured a…
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