Enviromental Studies


Celebrating Connections at Senior Dinner

Senior DinnerIt was a night of reflection and celebration as seniors, faculty and staff gathered on the grounds of Houghton House for the traditional Senior Dinner. Director of the Abbe Center…
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Halfman Discusses Climate Change and Toxic Algae in the Finger Lakes

John Halfman Summer Research 0268BProfessor of Environmental Studies John Halfman was featured on a segment on WROC-TV News 8 on May 3 as a part of a Weather Week segment, discussing how climate change…
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Environmental Institute Scholarships Available for Geneva High Students

ESSYI Canoe 2The Environmental Studies Summer Youth Institute (ESSYI) at Hobart and William Smith Colleges is offering two full scholarships, funded by the Wyckoff Family Foundation, for students at Geneva High School.…
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Pitch Winners: Where Are They Now?

The Pitch Contest held by the Centennial Center for Leadership.The Pitch Contest held by the Centennial Center for Leadership.This spring, Maxim Zibitsker ’19 won $10,000 in the final round of the Pitch Contest to launch Aqua Salutem Technologies, which uses artificial intelligence and a computer-based echolocation system to…
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HWS Hosts Conscious College Road Tour

Campus Road TripHobart and William Smith Colleges focused on sustainability during Earth Week with the arrival of the Conscious College Road Tour on Monday, April 29. HWS is one of only 14 college campuses…
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