A “Spiritual Fusion” at Baccalaureate 2021

Baccalaureate KColton 0108During Commencement weekend, graduating students, their families and members of the HWS community took time to celebrate, reflect and give thanks during the annual Baccalaureate ceremony. With prayer and music,…
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Holocaust Remembrance Day at HWS

Holocaust-Remebrance-Day-Vigil-KColton-0164BCROPIn honor of Holocaust Remembrance Day, the HWS community held a candlelight vigil on April 7.  Hobart and William Smith Colleges stood in solidarity with Jewish people around the world…
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Crocetta '21 Publishes on Jewish Identity

Jillian Crocetta 21Jillian Crocetta '21 explores her Jewish identity in an essay published by New Voices, a Jewish and justice-focused magazine written by and for college students. In an essay published by…
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A Virtual Festival of Lights for Hanukkah 2020

CandlesHWS students and alums will connect virtually to celebrate Hanukkah through a series of online events hosted by the Abbe Center for Jewish Life. A series of virtual events will…
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“Shabbat Together” on Rosh Hashanah and Homecoming and Family Weekend

Rosh Hashanah DUThe HWS Community celebrated Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year, with a ceremony hosted by the Abbe Center for Jewish Life on Friday, Sept. 18 at the Bozzuto Boathouse. This year…
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