Convocation 2009

Hobart Dean Eugen Baer
September 2, 2009

As deans of Hobart and William Smith Colleges we are proud to introduce Senior Student Trustees Dan DeNose and Regina Triplett.

Hobart Student Trustee Dan DeNose is from Geneva, N.Y., and a member of the Hobart class of 2010. He created his own Individual Major, "The Rhetoric of Leadership" and is a Bonner Leader who worked with the Classes of 2011 for the local and global community. He was a member of the Hobart student court, is a member of the Geneva Heroes program and the Geneva Mayor's appointee to the Geneva Neighborhood Safety Task Force. Dan is the recipient of many awards, such as the Hobart's Statesmen award, the President's award for community service and, most importantly, the Steven Cohen Fellowship award, which he used to create his own leadership development program for underprivileged boys. He is an outstanding leader and widely-traveled global citizen, who taught his own leadership program at Lake Delaware Boys Camp. I am proud to present to you Dan McRosen DeNose.