Enviromental Studies


HWS Earns National Arbor Day Foundation Honor

Tree_CampusRecognized for enhancing engagement around conservation and promoting a campus of healthy trees, Hobart and William Smith have been designated a Tree Campus USA by the Arbor Day Foundation for…
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Recycle E-Waste on Campus Following Spring Break

Recyclemania_1Just months after signing the American College and University Presidents Climate Commitment in 2007, Hobart and William Smith Colleges began participating in RecycleMania, a nationwide competition between colleges and universities…
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HWS Blockchain Alliance Promotes Tech Innovation

NASDAQ 2Blockchains — lists of digital records (blocks) that are connected and protected using cryptography — are commonly associated with crypto-currencies like BitCoin. But as HWS Blockchain Alliance president and founder…
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Shedding Light on Blue Green Algae

Bradt_Research_2Blue green algae (BGA) and macrophytes (rooted plants) are becoming a toxic problem for those living near the Finger Lakes, but the work of Serena Bradt ’18 and other students…
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HWS Approves 14 Faculty for Tenure

Campus Snow-00452The Hobart and William Smith Colleges Board of Trustees, upon recommendation of President Gregory J. Vincent ’83, approved tenure and promotion to the rank of Associate Professor to 13 faculty…
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Preparing Students to Lead Lives of Consequence.