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Life, Death, Meaning and Service

Krummel Seneca Lake Terrace 1For 10 weeks last fall, students in Associate Professor of Religious Studies John Krummel’s “Death and Dying” course drove to Seneca Lake Terrace, a nearby assisted living facility, to meet…
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Studying in Barnaul, Russia

The HWS Barnaul group in front of the city signAmong the western plains of Siberia is the thriving city of Barnaul, Russia. Situated close to the border of Kazakhstan, the city is an industrial, cultural and educational center home…
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White ’02 Named CEO of Mott Foundation

Ridgway WhiteRidgway H. White ’02 has been named CEO of one of the nation’s leading philanthropic foundations, the Flint, Mich.-based Charles Stewart Mott Foundation. Founded in 1926, the Mott Foundation leverages…
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Endowed Professor Spotlight: Patrick Collins

Professor of Education Pat Collins guides actors during a rehearsal of the upcoming play the Heidi ChroniclesJoining the HWS faculty in 1985, Patrick M. Collins P’09, Professor Emeritus of Education who recently held the Lloyd Wright Professorship in Conservative Studies, taught courses on the arts and…
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Founder’s Day Celebration, Honoring Strauss ’64

Susan StraussDuring the annual William Smith Founder’s Day celebration, the William Smith Alumnae Association will present its highest honor to Susan R. Strauss ’64 for her long career, both in and out…
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