Yellen Honored with Blackwell Award

Hobart and William Smith Colleges presented Dr. Janet L. Yellen, chair of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, with the prestigious Elizabeth Blackwell Award on Thursday, Jan. 22. Named for Dr. Elizabeth Blackwell, the first woman in modern times to receive the Doctor of Medicine degree, the Blackwell Award is given to women whose lives exemplify outstanding service to humankind....
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HWS Launches Circle of 6 App

Hobart and William Smith Colleges are among the first three higher education institutions to partner with Circle of 6, a free smart phone application designed to help prevent sexual violence by quickly connecting users in potentially dangerous situations to friends and safety resources. "What's great about this app is that it gives students options in the moment," says Sarah Feldman '15, who ove...
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Ruddy named Liberty League Rookie of the Week

Hobart College first-year forward Luke Ruddy was named the Liberty League Men's Basketball Rookie of the Week by the conference office today. Senior guard Connor Rehbaum was also recognized, earning a spot on the Liberty League's Weekly Honor Roll. Ruddy averaged 5.5 ppg and 4.5 rpg in a pair of Liberty League contests over the weekend. He produced his best numbers of the season in Saturday's 65-...
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William Smith Squash match vs. Drexel pushed to Saturday

The William Smith College squash team's home opener vs Drexel has been moved from Friday, Jan. 23 to Saturday, Jan. 24, to accommodate the Dragon's travel schedule. The match will begin at 6 p.m. The Herons ended 2014 with a 7-2 overall record and are coming off two straight 9-0 wins over Dickinson and Colgate. William Smith is ranked 25th in the latest Dunlop Women's College Squash Team Ranking...
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B.o.B Concert Kicks off Spring Semester

Grammy-nominated hip-hop artist B.o.B will perform for the HWS community at the Bristol Field House on Saturday, Jan. 24. In the past five years, B.o.B has released three albums, had four Top 10 hits, and collaborated with some of the biggest names in pop, including T.I., Taylor Swift, Lil Wayne, Bruno Mars, Andre 3000, Nelly, Eminem, and others. HWS student performers Rotimi Adeoye '18, also kno...
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