graphic

EDUCATION NEWS

Summer Academy College Prep

High school students can sometimes be "intimidated by the fact that they are on a college campus, and that is sometimes enough to discourage them from working to their greatest potential," says Lesly Rivero '17. But with the HWS Summer Academy, students from Geneva High School (GHS) are offered the guidance and skills to help prepare them academically and socially for the next step of their educa...  More >>

"Culture of Respect" Film Series

This fall, a film series titled "The Culture of Respect" will shine a spotlight on issues of race, class, gender, sexuality and ability. Open to the HWS community, each screening will feature an HWS faculty or staff presenter who will contextualize the film, highlight topical themes and discuss historical and contemporary resonances with the audience. "For a culture of respect to be truly inclusi...  More >>

Hussain on Education Quality Indicators

Associate Professor of Education Khuram Hussain was recently featured in theWallethub article, "2016's States with the Best and Worst Education Systems," sharing his expertise on what factors often have the most significant impact on the quality of education in schools across the country. The articleanalyzes the quality of education in each state by examining metrics such as student-teacher ratio...  More >>

Santinelli '18 Builds Business at MiddCORE

During the business skills and innovation summer program MiddCORE, Margaret Santinelli '18 worked with top business leaders, college educators and fellow entrepreneurial-minded students to develop creative solutions for real-world companies as well as their own "innovation ideas." Organized by Middlebury College and hosted at Sierra Nevada College, the four-week program centered on collaboration....  More >>

Farnsworth Publishes Children's Book

Associate Professor and Chair of Spanish and Hispanic Studies May Farnsworth recently published her first children's book, "You're Joking: Animal Jokes for Children." Appealing to young readers ready to laugh as well as budding biologists, the book includes 30 pages of illustrated jokes and a "Did You Know" section with information about the animals featured in the book. Farnsworth coauthored "Yo...  More >>

More Education News >>

Student Profile

 

Connect

Hobart and William Smith Colleges,
Geneva, NY 14456
(315) 781-3000

Map/Directions
Contact the Colleges

Quicklinks

Home
Search
Offices and Resources
Campus Directory
Webmail

make a gift

Preparing Students to Lead Lives of Consequence.