Koshare to Benefit Arts at The Smith

November at the Colleges entail several things: colder weather, idyllic fall scenes on campus, and the Annual Koshare Dance Collective show. Koshare will open its doors to students and community members at The Smith Center for the Arts on Seneca Street on Friday, Nov. 21 and Saturday, Nov. 22 at 7:30 p.m. Koshare co-presidents Caroline Demeter '15 and Kathryn Bezbathenko '15 have dedicated a sig...
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Hands Up: the Social Justice Forum

This November, Sankofa: the Black Student Union along with the help of the Race and Racism Coalition will host an educational forum connecting the events happening in Ferguson, Mo., to the everyday lives of students at Hobart and William Smith Colleges. The on-campus event, titled "Hands Up: the Social Justice Forum," will be held Wednesday, Nov. 19 at 7 p.m. in the Vandervort Room of the Scandli...
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HWS Sports Weekend

This weekend Hobart and William Smith Colleges will host a number of sporting events, including Heron soccer and swimming and diving, Statesmen football and ice hockey, an HWS sailing regatta, and more. The William Smith soccer team will host the first and second rounds of the 2014 NCAA Division III Women's Soccer Championship on Nov. 15 and 16. The Herons will take on Keene State on Cozzens Fiel...
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CSA Hosts 'Trip to the Tropics'

In annual fashion, the Caribbean Student Association (CSA) will host its semi-formal event, "Trip to the Tropics," to celebrate the Caribbean's melting pot of African, Asian and European heritage and culture. Following an "under the sea" theme, "Trip to the Tropics" will feature a wide range of performances and activities, including a presentation by an animal handler, a Jamaican dance performanc...
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Mental Illness: Overcoming Darkness

Founder and Executive Director of the organization Overcoming the Darkness, Eric Weaver will join Hobart and William Smith to present a talk, "Understanding Mental Illness in the Community." The mission of Overcoming the Darkness is to increase the overall understanding of mental illness and provide a way to openly talk about the challenges of mental health. The organization provides law enforcem...
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