International Relations


Designed to coordinate with the extensive off-campus study programs available at HWS, the International Relations program offers students the rigor and flexibility to turn their fascination with world affairs into invaluable training for post-graduate careers.


Sipher ’83 in The Atlantic, NPR: Russia Investigation Continues

Sipher_John_1In an article in The Atlantic and an NPR interview this month, retired Central Intelligence Agency officer John Sipher ’83, P’19 discusses the questions about Russia’s election interference that remain…
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HWS Celebrates Six 2019 Fulbright Award Winners

Fulbright campus2This year, six Hobart and William Smith students have been selected to receive awards from the U.S. government’s flagship international educational exchange program. Alexandra “Sasha” Carey ’18, MAT ’19, Loretta…
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Smith ’18, MAT ’19 Earns 2019 Fulbright Award

miranda smithThis month, Miranda Smith ’18, MAT ’19 was named the recipient of a 2019 U.S. Student Fulbright Award to Malaysia. The award will support Smith as she undertakes an English…
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Scanlon ’05 Reimagines Beirut

Scanlon MeganMegan Scanlon ’05 is working to make Lebanon an up-and-coming place to study abroad. “Study abroad in Beirut is a game changer,” she writes in a recent article at…
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HWS Among Top Schools for Peace Corps Volunteers

HWS Peace Corps photo 15The Peace Corps announced today that Hobart and William Smith Colleges rank No. 3 among small-size schools on the agency’s list of top volunteer-producing colleges and universities in 2019. There…
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