Education Center in Honor of Bliss '59

The Prue Bliss Education Center -- named for the late Prudence Amanda Anderson Bliss '59 -- was dedicated in Weston, Conn., on Friday, Nov. 28. The center, which is part of the Weston Historical Society, houses the records, photos, deeds, costumes, newspaper clippings, catalogs, and other ephemera in a new, climate controlled vault, all of which will offer new opportunities for students to resear...  More >>

ESSYI Scholarships Link Students, Nature

Each summer at Hobart and William Smith, a select group of high school students attend the annual Environmental Studies Summer Youth Institute (ESSYI), an interdisciplinary, college-level program that provides opportunities for hands-on, faculty-led classes, projects and research. For many ESSYI students, scholarships have played a significant part in their ability to attend the program. The rigo...  More >>

Quagan '91 Earns Specialty Coffee Certification

Claudia Quagan Barrett '91, owner of CQ Coffee Roasters in Bedford, N.H., recently attained the prestigious Specialty Coffee Q Grader Certification following a rigorous three-day exam. Barrett, who has worked in specialty coffee since 1994, opened CQ Coffee Roasters in 2012 after an inspiring visit to the Finger Lakes region. "As I discussed the characteristics of the wines with the vintners, the...  More >>

Maor '14 Teaching in Thailand

Pursuing her passion for travel and teaching, Maya Maor '14 has launched into a career in education in Suphanburi, Thailand, where she is now working as an English teacher. Sponsored by the Council on International Educational Exchange (CIEE), Maor's work is focused on teaching English as a foreign language to Thai children. "I am excited to be able to teach in Thailand while also exploring this ...  More >>

Vasquez ’12 Forms Peace Corps Scholarship

Jade Vasquez '12 was recently featured in an article in Norwood News, a Bronx-area newspaper, for her work as a Youth Development Volunteer with the Peace Corps, in rural El Salvador. Vasquez, who was one of four members of the Classes of 2012 to have been accepted to serve in the Peace Corps, has helped establish a scholarship program to help students in El Salvador go to high school or college....  More >>

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