Peace Studies


A Journey to Explore the Holocaust

The March 4This spring, 20 HWS students, faculty and community members, along with a similar group from Nazareth College, embarked on a journey to trace the pathway of the Holocaust in Germany…
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The Role of Women in Promotion of Peace

Betty Bayer, Professor of Women's Studies, PortraitIn conjunction with the 170th anniversary of the First Women’s Rights Convention held in Seneca Falls, N.Y., Professor of Women’s Studies and President of the National Women’s Hall of Fame…
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Israeli Novelist Amos Oz Visits

OZThe widely-acclaimed, best-selling Israeli author and peace activist Amos Oz read from and discussed his novel, Judas, a coming of age tale that was shortlisted for the Man Booker International…
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Standing Together to Honor the Lost Lives

Res26038Students, faculty, staff, trustees and members of the Geneva community gathered to honor the victims of the tragedy in Orlando, Fla., during a multi-faith remembrance service in St. John’s Chapel…
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Human Rights and Genocide Symposium 2016

Res25384The Hobart and William Smith Human Rights and Genocide Symposium is returning with its Spring 2016 Lecture Series focusing on the theme “HWS Students Take Action!” The event kicks off…
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Preparing Students to Lead Lives of Consequence.