Peace Studies


Israeli Novelist Amos Oz Visits

OZThe widely-acclaimed, best-selling Israeli author and peace activist Amos Oz read from and discussed his novel, Judas, a coming of age tale that was shortlisted for the Man Booker International…
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Standing Together to Honor the Lost Lives

Res26038Students, faculty, staff, trustees and members of the Geneva community gathered to honor the victims of the tragedy in Orlando, Fla., during a multi-faith remembrance service in St. John’s Chapel…
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Human Rights and Genocide Symposium 2016

Res25384The Hobart and William Smith Human Rights and Genocide Symposium is returning with its Spring 2016 Lecture Series focusing on the theme “HWS Students Take Action!” The event kicks off…
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Love-In with Elephants in Thailand

Res18830Recently, 27 HWS students spent three weeks in Thailand exploring the importance of love and compassion in Buddhist and Thai culture. The trip was the first of a new January-term…
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Professors Join National Religious Forum

Professor Anwar and Professor KafrowiAt a forum on religion held at the U.S. Capitol, Associate Professor of Religious Studies Etin Anwar and Assistant Professor of Religious Studies Shalahudin Kafrawi joined with scholars and experts…
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Preparing Students to Lead Lives of Consequence.