Social Justice Studies


Mosaic NY Names Inaugural Fellow

May_Figueroa_2In late spring of 2017, the Justice Organization of Youth (JOY) reached out to HWS Associate Professor of Theatre and Mosaic NY Artistic Director Heather May for advice and feedback…
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Fisher ’18 Pursues Human Rights Law at George Washington University

jackie fisherJacqueline Fisher ’18 knew she wanted to pursue a career in human rights advocacy after working closely with displaced individuals during a 2017 internship with Catholic Charities. This fall, she…
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Fisher Center: 20 Years Exploring Gender and Justice

Fisher Center 2With a new name and a series of special events including a keynote speech by internationally renowned activist, professor and author Angela Davis, the Fisher Center will celebrate two decades…
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Fifty Years Later: Remembering Dr. King

Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. speaking.  (Photo by Julian Wasser//Time Life Pictures/Getty Images)On the 50th anniversary of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s death, Hobart and William Smith Colleges in conjunction with the Geneva community will honor the legacy of the…
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Alternative Spring Break 2018

ASB_RMMAs part of HWS Alternative Spring Break, 28 students are volunteering and engaging with communities locally and across the country as part of the annual program facilitated through the Center…
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Preparing Students to Lead Lives of Consequence.