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  • Friday, February 12, 2016
     
    Seneca Review assistant editor Joshua Unikel '07 designed the cover of the magazine's most recent issue based on a piece of music by Assistant Professor of Music Mark Olivieri. The cover, On Composition, reworks Olivieri's score to "Stakes Is Higher"...

  • Thursday, February 11, 2016
     
    LIGO Opens New Window on the Universe with Observation of Gravitational Waves from Colliding Black Holes HWS Associate Professor of Physics Steven Penn Played Major Role in Mirror Substrate and Coating Design for LIGO Research Project For the first ...

  • Friday, February 05, 2016
     
    An essay by Catherine Gallouët, dean of William Smith College and professor of French and Francophone studies, was recently published in Marivaux entre les genres: le corps, la parole, l'intrigue, edited by Mathieu Brunet and Revue Malice. Her essay,...

  • Thursday, February 04, 2016
     
    As unusual weather patterns strike the nation this winter, Macy Howarth '16 is investigating changes and trends in wind chill temperature. Howarth's Honors thesis, "Climatology of Wind Chill Temperatures across North America," condenses 30 years of d...

  • Wednesday, February 03, 2016
     
    Described by the New Yorker as "the weird Thoreau" who shows readers "scenes that you won't find elsewhere," best-selling author Jeff VanderMeer will join the Trias Residency for Writers for the 2016-17 academic year. Winner of the Shirley Jackson Aw...

  • Friday, January 29, 2016
     
    Master drummer and dance instructor Ezra Barnett will offer a master class for students and HWS community members in the Barn at 8 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 29. Barnett, who will host other events next week as well, will lead participants in an introducto...

  • Thursday, January 28, 2016
     
    In her new book, "Crowds and Party" (forthcoming Feb. 9 from Verso Books), Jodi Dean, who holds the Donald R. Harter '39 Professorhip of the Humanities and Social Sciences, argues for a vision of leftist politics with a renewed focus on the political...

  • Thursday, January 28, 2016
     
    Writer and novelist Jess Row will kick off the spring 2016 Trias Residency Reading Series for Poetry and Creative Writing. He will join the Colleges for a weeklong residency beginning on Monday, Feb. 15, when Row will read from a selection of his wor...

  • Thursday, January 21, 2016
     
    Hobart and William Smith Colleges recently purchased a Brooks-Rand MERX-M methylmercury analyzer, an instrument that measures the concentrations of methylmercury in organisms collected from lakes and streams. The analyzer will be instrumental in furt...

  • Wednesday, January 20, 2016
     
    A course module written by Assistant Professor of Media and Society Leah Shafer was recently published in the winter 2015 volume of Teaching Media Quarterly. Shafer's article, "Progressive's Flo: Convergence Brand," outlines a course module that inve...

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