Irish Immersion in Galway

This fall, eight HWS students are taking part in the semester abroad program in Galway, a joint initiative of HWS and Union College. The Galway semester offers the opportunity to study with Irish students at the National University of Ireland, Galway, and to live alongside Irish families and international students. HWS and Union students also have joined clubs and organizations to better experien...  More >>

Neveldine ’95 Returns to Class

Hollywood director and writer Mark Neveldine '95 has returned to his alma mater a number of times to share his knowledge and passion with students. Most recently, he and personal assistant Daniel Webb '13 spent a Tuesday evening with students in Professor of English Grant Holly's course, "The Art of the Screenplay." Neveldine has directed and filmed commercials and produced, acted in, written and...  More >>

"Tartuffe" Opened in Bartlett Theatre

The 2014-2015 HWS Theatre season opened with "Tartuffe" by Jean Baptiste Poquelin Molière in an exhilarating new translation by Ranjit Bolt in Bartlett Theatre. Director of the show, Associate Professor of Theatre Heather May set the stage against an inventive backdrop to give the classical comedy a contemporary bite. The show opened on Thursday and also ran on Friday, Oct. 24 and Saturday, Oct...  More >>

Woodworth to Talk at Syracuse Stage

Assistant Professor of Theatre Chris Woodworth has been invited to present a talk as part of the "Wednesdays @ 1 Lectures" program at Syracuse Stage. Her presentation, "Chekhov in Pennsylvania: Durang's Riff on Nostalgia, Longing, and the Importance of Place," will be held on Oct. 1, at 1 p.m., in conjunction with the season opener, "Vanya & Sonia & Masha & Spike," by Christopher Dur...  More >>

HWS Theatre Announces New Season

The 2014-2015 season of HWS Theatre will be the last full one presented in Bartlett Theatre before the opening of the new Performing Arts Center. As such, the theatre department has announced that it will be an eclectic, ‘must see' season featuring a timeless and enduring 17th century French comedy, a dark yet whimsical take on a beloved childhood classic, and an iconic treasure of mid-20th cent...  More >>