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Schaffer ’17 Participates in NASA Research

Schaffer_Jesse_1Jesse Schaffer ’17 was one of just 32 students in the nation to participate in NASA’s Student Airborne Research Program, a highly competitive initiative that provides students with a hands-on…
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Choe ’16 Wins Second Dingwall Scholarship

Choe Daniel  and Dumitriu Ileana-0074Byung Wook “Daniel” Choe ’16 has been awarded an $8,000 Korean Ancestry Grant Fellowship from the William Orr Dingwall Foundation. Choe won a previous $3,000 grant from the Dingwall Foundation…
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Launching Research at NASA’s Rocket Week

nh_228A group of HWS physics, architecture and pre-med students recently traveled to Wallops Island, Va., to test their muon detector research at the Colorado Space Grant Consortium RockSat-C program. During…
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HWS Research Symposium

Res26578From invasive species to drone mapping, and the effect of stress on friendships to potential anti-cancer compounds, Hobart and William Smith students presented on a range of topics at this…
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Gravitational Waves Detected from Second Pair of Colliding Black Holes

Res26013The LIGO Scientific Collaboration and the Virgo collaboration identify a second gravitational wave event in the data from Advanced LIGO detectors On December 26, 2015 at 03:38:53 UTC, scientists observed…
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