Borenstein '14 Joins L.A.P.D.

After six months of rigorous physical and tactical training at the Los Angeles Police Academy, Sasha Borenstein '14 has recently been partnered with an officer in the Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) to complete the field training required to become a full-time officer. For Borenstein, the accomplishment is putting her one step closer to her long-term goal of becoming a homicide investigator,...  More >>

Gibbons on International Adoption

Judith Gibbons, professor emerita of psychology and women's studies at St. Louis University, will discuss the social, psychological, legal and moral dimensions of intercountry adoption as the concluding speaker of this semester's Human Rights and Genocide Speaker Series. The talk will take place on Tuesday, Oct. 27 at 7:30 p.m. in the Geneva Room of the Warren Hunting Smith Library. Discussing t...  More >>

Bodenlos and Alums Publish on Mindfulness

Associate Professor of Psychology Jamie Bodenlos, along with Aubreyanne Mayrsohn '15, Marleah Noonan '12 and Stephanie Wells '10, recently published an article in the Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine, focusing on the relationship between trait mindfulness and health in college students. Trait mindfulness, Bodenlos explains, is "like a personality characteristic," a propensity for...  More >>

Colleges Receive Alden Trust Grant

Hobart and William Smith recently received a $150,000 grant from the George I. Alden Trust to reconfigure and refurbish two classrooms in Rosenberg and Gulick Halls into flexible learning spaces that now foster the integration of pedagogy and technology in the natural sciences. The renovations are congruent with the outcomes of a nearly two year comprehensive review and revision of the HWS curric...  More >>

Kingery Publishes on Psych Treatments

This summer, Associate Professor of Psychology Julie Kingery and five colleagues from psychology departments at several other colleges and universities across the country published an article in the peer-reviewed journal, The Behavior Therapist. The article -- "Developmentally Sensitive Implementation of Core Elements of Evidence-Based Treatments: Practical Strategies for Youth With Internalizing...  More >>

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