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The Attica Prison Uprising

Heather Ann Thompson 3Pulitzer Prize-Winning Author and Historian Heather Ann Thompson is set to visit Hobart and William Smith Colleges on Thursday, March 7 to discuss her highly acclaimed book, Blood in the…
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Hood to Speak on Subway History in NYC

Hood Cliff 1From a single line that began running in 1904, New York City’s subway system has grown to deliver nearly two billion rides a year. Professor of History Clifton Hood will…
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Launching an Investment Banking Career

Bistodeau Brandon 3After a successful summer internship with the investment bank and asset management firm Piper Jaffray, Brandon Bistodeau ’19 will join their offices in Minneapolis, Minn. as an Investment Banking Analyst…
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Yoshikawa on Japan’s Past

Yoshikawa-5F6A4593SMThe emergence of professional academic historians in Japan is the topic of a podcast given by Associate Professor of History Lisa Yoshikawa for the European Union-funded project “East Asian Uses…
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Abbe Center Hosts Holocaust Film Director

The children of Chabannes2The Abbe Center for Jewish Life will present the documentary The Children of Chabannes, which tells the story of a group of French villagers who saved the lives of more…
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