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Exploring the Eclipse and Galaxies

sunThe last partial solar eclipse of this magnitude overtook the Geneva sky in the 1970s and on Monday, Aug. 21, the Hobart and William Smith community will gather to observe…
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HWS Engineering Club Makes Its Mark

Engineering ClubThe Hobart and William Smith Engineering Club has quickly become a hub for aspiring HWS engineers to take on unique projects, meet renowned experts and guest speakers and discover exciting…
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Leggat ’17 to Join Peace Corps in Namibia

Leggat GrahamWhen Graham Leggat ’17 graduated from high school, he used the money he had saved from a variety of part-time and summer jobs to travel on his own to Denmark…
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LIGO Detects Gravitational Waves for Third Time

Res25470Results Confirm New Population of Black Holes HWS Professor of Physics Steven Penn Played Major Role in Mirror Substrate and Coating Design for LIGO Research Project The international team of…
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HWS Presents at National Physics Conference

Dumitriu Demas and Spacher-0027Bringing the Finger Lakes to Atlanta, Assistant Professor of Physics Ileana Dumitriu, physics lab technician Peter Spacher Ph.D. and Christopher Demas ’17 recently presented their respective research at the winter…
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