Ivanchikova Sentiments & Declarations Speaker

The spring semester presentation of the Sentiments & Declarations Series will conclude on Thursday, April 23, with the discussion, "Machinic Intimacies and Mechanical Brides: Love in the Era of New Media," by Assistant Professor of English and Comparative Literature Alla Ivanchikova. Ivanchikova's talk tackles what makes one fall in love with a machine. The lecture will explore interfaces of ...  More >>

Littleton '16 Completes Independent Study

While studying abroad in Mendoza, Argentina, Amelia Littleton '16 completed an independent study culminating in a collection of poems. After taking a poetry course on campus, Littleton decided to write poems to capture her time in Mendoza. "While I was abroad I worked on writing poems to help me through the cultural and life changes that were presented to me. I am very fortunate that it turned in...  More >>

Writing Colleagues Celebrate New Cohort

This semester, several faculty, staff, and current and former participants gathered in the Seneca Room for a late afternoon reception to honor students entering the Writing Colleagues Program at Hobart and William Smith. As the name suggests, a Writing Colleague is a partner in learning through writing. Ben Ristow, assistant professor of writing and rhetoric and director of...  More >>

From the Archives: Bringing HWS History to Life

In 2014, students in the 200-level Writer's Seminar looked back at the past 100 years of social history through stories and photographs uncovered in the Hobart and William Smith archives. The resulting projects -- combining visual and textual elements -- reveal a vividly textured portrait of the 20th century and how the Colleges changed with (and changed) the times. Susan Hess, the Writing and Te...  More >>

Begg '15 to Present on National Writing Project

This March, Chelsea Begg '15 will present her research, "Inside the National Writing Project: The Philosophy of Teaching Learning" at the 2015 Conference on College Composition and Communication (CCCC) in Tampa, Fla. The Conference on College Composition and Communication supports and promotes the teaching and study of college composition and communication. Begg's research builds on her experienc...  More >>

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