Hobart and William Smith Colleges - Headlines Newshttp://www.hws.edu/dailyupdate/ Daily Updates from Hobart and William Smith Collegesen-usFri, 31 Jul 2015 09:25:09 GMTFri, 31 Jul 2015 09:25:09 GMTBozzuto Group Supports HWShttp://www.hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=18958Thu, 30 Jul 2015 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://www.hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res24325.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> "There is something special about Hobart and William Smith, something special about the history and culture, in which everyone is interested in and committed to the growth of the student as an individual," says HWS Trustee Tom S. Bozzuto '68, chair and CEO of the Bozzuto Group, a family-owned integrated real estate services organization based in Maryland....Exploring Business and Culture in Indiahttp://www.hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=18965Thu, 30 Jul 2015 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://www.hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res24347.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> This summer, two HWS students have had the unique opportunity to explore both the business and culture of India as interns for 2adpro, a global creative and advertising company. From leadership and advertising tasks to safaris and service projects, Teianna Chenkovich '18 and Connor May '16 have fully immersed themselves in both their internships and the s...HWS Rome Program in ArchitectureBostonhttp://www.hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=18953Wed, 29 Jul 2015 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://www.hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res24327.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> The HWS Rome study abroad program was recently featured in the Summer 2015 edition of the magazine, ArchitectureBoston. The article, "At Issue: Sit. Look. Sketch.," highlights the travel-sketching component of the program and includes reflections from Assistant Professor of Architecture and Chair of Urban Studies Kirin Makker as well as an online gallery ...Honan Interns with Massachusetts EEAhttp://www.hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=18966Thu, 30 Jul 2015 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://www.hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res24349.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> As an intern with Massachusetts' Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs (EEA), Sarah Honan '17 says she is developing "a unique and important insight into the environmental field. Being here has given me a new perspective on what the environmental field has to offer." Honan is involved in a number of sustainability projects, including t...Bassage '15 Examined Police-Community Relationshttp://www.hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=18955Thu, 30 Jul 2015 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://www.hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res24343.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> With national news headlines highlighting tensions between communities and police departments, Zack Bassage '15 delved into the issue on the local level through an independent study project, "Police Attitudes: Cynicism in the Age of Cultural Diversity Training," that culminated in his senior year. Advised by Professor of Dance and Coordinator of the Socia...Davis '15, Real Food Challenge Internhttp://www.hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=18954Thu, 30 Jul 2015 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://www.hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res24321.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> The Real Food Challenge (RFC), a national sustainability project aiming to shift existing university food budgets away from industrial farms and towards local, fair, and humane food sources, has become the focal point of this summer for Stacey Davis '15. Interning for the Finger Lakes Institute under the direction of Community Outreach Coordinator Sarah M...Gender Differences in Weight Gainhttp://www.hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=18931Wed, 29 Jul 2015 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://www.hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res24337.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> Associate Professor of Psychology Jamie Bodenlos and recent William Smith graduates Kara Gengarelly '14 and Rachael Smith '15 published an article, "Gender differences in freshmen weight gain," in the most recent issue of the international peer-reviewed journal Eating Behaviors. In the article, Bodenlos, Gengarelly and Smith examined predictors of weight ..."Luckiest Girl Alive": Knoll '06 Pens Best-Sellerhttp://www.hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=18960Wed, 29 Jul 2015 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://www.hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res24333.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> "Luckiest Girl Alive," the instant New York Times bestselling debut novel by Jessica Knoll '06, is being hailed by critics as a "dark, twisty" thriller whose "razor-sharp writing" and "propulsive prose" (EW) has drawn comparisons to "Gone Girl" but stands apart with its "humor, cultural insight, and thematic heft" (Alissa Nutting, author of "Tampa"). A Ne...Phillips to lead William Smith LAXhttp://www.hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=18943Fri, 24 Jul 2015 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://www.hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res24297.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> William Smith College Director of Athletics Deb Steward has named Anne Phillips the head coach of the Heron lacrosse team. She is just the third coach to lead the William Smith lacrosse program. "Together with our Heron lacrosse student-athletes and coaching staff who assisted with our interview process, we are excited to have Coach Phillips lead our lacr...Hobart Soccer Travels to Europehttp://www.hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=18962Wed, 29 Jul 2015 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://www.hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res24339.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> The Hobart College soccer team is headed to Germany, Holland and Belgium from Aug. 4-14 where they'll spend time training, sightseeing and playing against European club teams. The Statesmen will play a total of five matches against top level European teams in Kamen and Dortmund, Germany as well as Amsterdam and Zedelgem, Belgium. The team will also train ...