For his life-saving work advancing public health and human rights - particularly the prevention of HIV/AIDS, Dr. Christopher C. Beyrer '81 was bestowed the Hobart College Alumni Association's highest honor on Dec. 18 in Washington, D.C.
In presenting the Hobart Medal of Excellence, Association President James "JB" Robinson '96 said Beyrer's life has been shaped by helping those living with HIV/AI...
Martyna Boruta '10 is the co-author of a book chapter titled, "The Impacts of Urbanization on Avian Disease Transmission and Emergence." The chapter is a literature review about how cities impact avian disease transmission and emergence, published in a new edited volume "Avian Urban Ecology" (Oxford University Press, 2014).
Boruta earned her B.A. in biology and studio art from William Smith magna...
Twelve members of the William Smith College rowing team were recently named to the 2013 ECAC National Invitational Rowing Championships Stewards' All-Academic Team. To be honored, a student-athlete must be at least a sophomore academically and be a varsity letter winner with a cumulative grade point average of at least 3.35.
The following Herons were recognized for their academic excellence:
During the 2012-2013 academic year, several Hobart and William Smith students successfully completed Honors projects. The students and their advisers were recognized by the HWS Board of Trustees last weekend and will be again honored at a reception hosted by Provost and Dean of Faculty Titi Ufomata on May 10. Their accomplishments will also be noted in this year's commencement program.
At the Colleges, the annual Senior Symposium offers seniors and students in the Master of Arts in Teaching program the opportunity to showcase their intellectual passions to the entire campus community. Coordinated by the Center for Teaching and Learning (CTL), this year's Senior Symposium is slated to take place on Friday, April, 19.
Student presentations for the fifth annual event will be h...