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Day of Service

Students Volunteer at Neighbors’ Night

Every Wednesday from 5 to 7 p.m., students from HWS visit St. Peter's Episcopal Church in Geneva to continue a longstanding tradition. Neighbors' Night allows students and other volunteers the opportunity to engage and entertain local children. The program, which has been run by congregation member Sue Adams since 1986, welcomes children in grades K-8. "The kids each have their own story, persona...  More >>

Get Ready for Day of Service: April 12

Join this year's third Day of Service, which will be held on Saturday, April 12. Volunteers are asked to meet on the Quad at 12 p.m. before heading to 18 different sites across the greater Geneva area. A Geneva tradition for 20 years, Day of Service became Days of Service in 2008, when students and the Center for Community Engagement and Service Learning added additional Days of Service throughou...  More >>

Zitouns Make Charitable Giving Priority

Jordan Zitoun '10 and Erin (Houck) Zitoun '11 were recently featured in a video on the Christian Broadcasting Network (CBN) for their commitment to giving to others regardless of their own financial difficulties. The video notes Jordan began a real estate business shortly after graduating from college and struggled to get that business off the ground. While he had given money to his church since ...  More >>

Fifth Annual Arts Experience

A festival celebrating inclusion and the arts returned to the Hobart and William Smith campus this week. The two-week festival runs through Friday, April 11 and invites the HWS community, people with developmental disabilities, and the general public to participate in 26 events which are various means of arts expression. "It's wonderful how much the festival has grown over the last five years," ...  More >>

Meyer ’17 Creates Aloha Hockey

First-year Katie Meyer was so passionate about field hockey in high school that she took her love of the sport with her - and spread it - when she and her family moved to Hawaii in her senior year. Through extensive education efforts, she has brought field hockey to four different schools, Punahou School, Maryknoll School, Washington Middle School and Central Middle School in Honolulu, donating e...  More >>