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AMERICAN STUDIES DEPARTMENT NEWS

Advocating through AmeriCorps

Americorps_VolunteersAs AmeriCorps volunteers in the city of Rochester, Hilda Agyekum ’18 and Aidan Ely ’18 will spend the next year mobilizing resources and creating solutions to increase the quality of…
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Four Enter Financial World with HSBC

An aerial view of the HWS campus captures Seneca Lake and downtown Geneva located just to the north.Four recent graduates are heading to New York City this summer to take up positions at one of the world’s largest banking and financial services organizations. Catherine Battaglia ’18, Justin…
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Whitaker ’73 Earns Hillman Prize, Joins Posse Advisory Board

Bill Whitaker 60 Minutes
Sept. 4, 2014 NYCThis month, HWS Trustee and Emmy Award-winning 60 Minutes correspondent Bill Whitaker ’73, L.H.D. ’97 was awarded the Sidney Hillman Prize for his reporting in the segments “The Whistleblower” and “Too Big to Prosecute.”…
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Vargas ’20 Named Newman Civic Fellow

Vargas Brandy-00054Brandy Vargas ’20 has been awarded a Campus Compact Newman Civic Fellowship for 2018. This prestigious honor is given to students who work to find solutions for challenges facing their…
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Nike Spotlights Pro Frank Brown ’17

Brown_Frank_Nike_3Frank Brown ’17, a first-year transition player for the Georgia Swarm of the National Lacrosse League, showcases his talent as the star in Nike’s latest ad campaign. The 2017 Northeast…
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