Davidson-Catalano ’14 Interns with Schools

Jenna Davidson-Catalano '14 recently completed an internship with Geneva City Schools social worker Susan McGowan which focused on self-esteem and media awareness. Davidson-Catalano created and facilitated self-esteem workshops with a group of seventh-grade girls at Geneva Middle School in order to discuss the ways in which the media influences the self-esteem of women. The self esteem program la...  More >>

Youth Leadership College at West Street

For much of the spring semester, Madeline Buckley '15 and Dana Williams '16 are co-leading Youth Leadership College (YLC) sessions for second graders involved in student government at West Street Elementary School. The initiative serves as their practicum for the Centennial Center for Leadership's (CCL) HWS Leads Certificate Program and utilizes a curriculum originally designed by Caroline Dosky ...  More >>

A Novelist's Sacred Trails

Susan Power will visit campus to give a talk titled "A Novelist's Sacred Trails" on Thursday, April 3. Power is an enrolled member of the Standing Rock Sioux tribe and a native Chicagoan, who has authored three books and numerous short stories and essays. Her talk will take place at 7:30 p.m. in the Albright Auditorium. "I will discuss how I came to embrace this new process which required such a ...  More >>

Global Initiative on Disability Featured

The Colleges' Global Initiative on Disability (GID), launched earlier this semester, was featured in an article in the Finger Lakes Times this month. "I think disabled individuals, people with disabilities, are people that are often sort of ignored or not seen as one of the more pressing disadvantaged groups, but I really think it's an issue that, both globally and locally, more attention should ...  More >>

Acclaimed Poet Willis Launches Trias Series

The Trias Series recently kicked off its spring semester line-up with a reading from poet Elizabeth Willis. Students, faculty and community guests crowded the Hirschson Ballroom for the critically-acclaimed writer's presentation. Willis shared poetry from latest publication, "Address" (2011), as well as from her other collection, "Meteoric Flowers" (2006), which has been praised by critics such a...  More >>