HWS' FLI Joins “Libraries Love Lakes” Project

Harvieux Nadia Water Books-00006Nadia Harvieux, education program manager at the Finger Lakes Institute at Hobart and William Smith Colleges, has co-created an educational website on lakes called Libraries Love Lakes along with faculty…
 More >>

HWS Earns $500K NSF Grant for Atmospheric Science Research

Laird Weather Balloon Snowden4A grant from the National Science Foundation will support a four-year continuation of the collaborative undergraduate research program led by Hobart and William Smith Colleges that explores atmospheric and related…
 More >>

Linscott '21 Accepted to National Undergraduate Climate Research Group

Linscott1A double major in geoscience and Spanish and Hispanic Studies, Gabby Linscott '21 is one of only 14 students from across the nation who have been accepted to Penn State…
 More >>

Paleontology Class Visits Carnegie Museum of Natural History

20200208_145714In “Paleontology” taught by Associate Professor of Geoscience David Kendrick, students research the mysterious lives of prehistoric plants and animals. A class trip to the Carnegie Museum of Natural History…
 More >>

A New Kind of Mentoring in Atmospheric Science

041318_075During the summer research program at HWS, Professor of Geoscience Neil Laird and Associate Professor of Geoscience Nick Metz take a novel approach to student mentoring that reflects “real world”…
 More >>

More Geoscience Department News >>

Student Profile


Preparing Students to Lead Lives of Consequence.