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New Date Set: Hood to Speak on Subway History

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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Cervantes ’21 Lands Smithsonian Internship

Hirshhorn_Museum_DCSociology major and art history minor Kevin Cervantes ’21 has landed a prestigious summer internship at the Smithsonian Institution in Washington, D.C. As one of only six interns hired by…
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Endowed Professor Spotlight: Derek Linton

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The Age of Dictators History 275Professor of History Derek Linton, who holds the Joseph P. DiGangi Chair, has been a member of the Hobart and William Smith faculty since 1984. A national authority on the…
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New York Times Features Hood’s Subway Research

Hood Cliff Portrait-00036In a New York Times article this month, Clifton Hood, the George E. Paulsen ’49 Professor of American History and Government, discusses the “jewel” that was New York City’s City Hall…
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HWS Welcomes New Board Members

Zola Rawlings 3The Hobart and William Smith Colleges Board of Trustees elected two new members during its most recent meeting in February. Michael E. Rawlins ’80, P’16, principal user experience design architect…
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