Pre-Screening of "Suffragette" at The Smith

In conjunction with an advance screening of the film, "Suffragette," Assistant Professor of Theatre Chris Woodworth will moderate a discussion with British playwright and screenwriter Abi Morgan. The film and discussion are free and open to the public and will take place at the Smith Center for the Arts on Thursday, Oct. 1, at 7:30 p.m. "The film has already sparked a great deal of buzz at the va...  More >>

DePietro '15 Earns Fulbright to Brazil

Kathryn DePietro '15 is the seventh member of the Classes of 2015 to receive a prestigious 2015-2016 Fulbright U.S. Student Award - a record number for a single year at Hobart and William Smith Colleges. In early 2016, DePietro will travel to Brazil where she will begin her Fulbright experience as an English Teaching Assistant (ETA). "Few words can describe what I felt when I was chosen as a gran...  More >>

Milestone Theatre Season Announced

How does perception shape and transform the stories we tell? Find out during the dynamic 2015-2016 HWS Theatre season featuring three productions: a contemporary take on the Greek chorus, a classic Shakespearean comedy and a world premiere of a new play. The season also marks a significant moment in the history of Hobart and William Smith - the transition from Bartlett Theatre to the new Performi...  More >>

Cavanaugh '12 working for Feature Film, Runoff

"Combining a sense of ecological urgency with a compelling yet stirring morality play, Runoff tells the story of a woman who goes to desperate lengths to save her family and farm when they are threatened from their land." For Sarah Cavanaugh '12, working as an outreach assistant for a feature film wasn't the career path she envisioned while working on her Bachelor of Arts Degree cum laude in hist...  More >>

Hiser '15 Awarded Berkeley Fellowship

Loren Hiser '15 recently began a year-long fellowship with the Berkeley Repertory Theater, a national leader in innovative theatre. Upon completion of the fellowship, Hiser will begin working towards her master's degree in arts management at the Carnegie Mellon Heinz School of Public Policy. "Getting the fellowship with Berkeley Repertory was the dream," says Hiser, an English and comparative lit...  More >>