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POLITICAL SCIENCE NEWS

The study of political science is about understanding the political questions that surround issues like wealth and poverty, policy and activism, democracy and dictatorship, and gender and race. At HWS, students develop the rigorous analytical skills that help them in their education and civic responsibility.


POLITICAL SCIENCE NEWS

Angela Davis Delivers Fisher Center Anniversary Keynote

DavisAngela Davis, the internationally renowned activist, author and professor emerita at the University of California, Santa Cruz, will deliver the keynote lecture of the Fisher Center for the Study of…
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Cooney ’04 Makes Bid for State Senate

Cooney 1Jeremy Cooney ’04 wants to usher in a new generation of leadership to New York. The former staff aide to the late U.S. Congresswoman Louise Slaughter L.H.D. ’15 and former…
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HWS Votes and Midterm Elections 2018

HWS VotesAs a pivotal midterm election season draws near, HWS Votes works to increase voter registration and turnout during the fall semester. On National Voter Registration Day, members of the club…
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Ten Sailors Earn All-Academic Honors

Sailing_3Ten members of the 2017-18 Hobart and William Smith Colleges sailing team were recently named to end of the year all-academic teams. Nine sailors were named to the Middle Atlantic…
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MacArthur “Genius” Soll Discusses History of Capitalism

Jacob Soll, professor of history and accounting at the University of Southern California, speaks about colbertism, commercial culture, and the origins of modern capitalism during a lecture in the Geneva Room.Jacob Soll, professor of history and accounting at the University of Southern California, explored the historical thinkers, philosophies and practices that inform contemporary capitalism in a public talk on Thursday,…
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Pi Sigma Alpha

Members of the Department and 2014 Initiates of Pi Sigma Alpha, the national Political Science Honor Society.

Members of the Department and 2014 Initiates of Pi Sigma Alpha, the national Political Science Honor Society. HWS has had the Chi Phi chapter since 1999 and initiated over 100 members.

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