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Theatre Majors Forge Careers

Samantha Shaffner '17 performs in "She Kills Monsters."After graduation, three theatre majors, Clare McCormick ’17, Gail Quintos ’17 and Samantha Shaffner ’17 will transform their passion for the arts into the first stages of their careers. “These…
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Dissecting Religious Violence

Lecture by Susan Juster from the University of Michigan in the Geneva RoomThe Colleges welcomed Professor of History Susan Juster of the University of Michigan to discuss her research on religious violence between Catholics and Protestants in colonial America during her talk…
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Distinguished Faculty Award Winners Announced

DFAThe Hobart Alumni Association and William Smith Alumnae Association will honor Professor of English Jim Crenner, Professor of Philosophy Benjamin Daise and the late Professor of History Maureen Flynn P’09,…
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Hood Publishes Article on NYC Elite Housing

Professor of History Clifton Hood discusses the importance of public spaces with students during "American Urban History" in Eaton Hall on Thursday.Professor of History Clifton Hood recently published an article, “The Gilded Age Lives on in Manhattan’s Mansions,” in the Zócalo Public Square online magazine. The article explores the impact of…
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Local Educator Publishes Book, Credits HWS

Barden Thomas-0049Local history teacher Thomas Barden recently published Napoleon’s Purgatory: The Unseen Humanity of the “Corsican Ogre” in Fatal Exile, a unique look into the “human” side of Napoleon Bonaparte as…
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