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Mindfulness, Movement and Social Engagement

Davenport FSEM 131In Professor of Dance Donna Davenport’s first-year seminar “The Mindful Body,” students explore the facets of mindfulness — including integrity, gratitude and acceptance — against an interdisciplinary backdrop that includes…
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Founder’s Day Celebrates Traditions of Service and Advocacy

Founders Day1 copyThis year’s Founder’s Day celebration spotlighted the current of community activism, advocacy and service that runs through generations of William Smith graduates and students. The William Smith Alumnae Association awarded…
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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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Angela Davis Delivers Fisher Center Anniversary Keynote

Davis Angela 1Angela Davis, the internationally renowned activist, author and professor emerita at the University of California, Santa Cruz, delivered the keynote lecture of the Fisher Center for the Study of Gender…
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Brownell ’17 Joins AmeriCorps

Brownell Ben 1Benjamin Brownell ’17 believes his four years of experience as an America Reads tutor and coordinator while a student at HWS helped him secure a position as an AmeriCorps education coordinator at…
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