Hobart and William Smith Colleges - Community Newshttp://www.hws.edu/dailyupdate/ Daily Updates from Hobart and William Smith Collegesen-usThu, 21 Aug 2014 12:02:22 GMTThu, 21 Aug 2014 12:02:22 GMTDigital Marketing in Londonhttp://hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=18081Wed, 20 Aug 2014 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res22267.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> With support from the Bickley Family Endowed International Internship Fund, Talia Azour '16 interned this summer with the digital marketing firm IgnitionOne, at the company's headquarters in New York City as well as the London office. IgnitionOne offers digital marketing solutions to optimize media across search engines, social media and mobile devices, creat...Witcher '15 Interns at Ocean Conservancyhttp://hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=18070Tue, 19 Aug 2014 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res22271.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> Eddie Witcher '15 is using his passion for conservation biology to make a global impact this summer as an intern with the Ocean Conservancy. Working on the International Coastal Cleanup (ICC) team, Witcher is helping with the organization's efforts to reach their goal of maintaining a healthy, thriving ocean. "The Ocean Conservancy focuses on cleaning up the ...FLI to Host Harmful Algal Blooms Talkhttp://hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=18053Mon, 04 Aug 2014 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res22214.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> The Finger Lakes Institute at HWS will host a discussion on blue-green algae, the cause of the recent drinking water ban that affected hundreds of thousands of people in Ohio and Michigan. Measurable amounts of similary types of toxins were found in Honeoye and Owasco Lake samples in recent years. "The HABs and HAB Nots - Impact of the Built Environment on Bl...Students Reflect on Clinton Global Initiativehttp://hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=18056Mon, 04 Aug 2014 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res22216.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> Nicole O'Connell '16 and Meaghan Mahoney '14 were among approximately 1,000 undergraduate students from around the world selected to take part in the Clinton Global Initiative University this year. Former President Bill Clinton launched the University in 2007, modeled after the Clinton Global Initiative which brings together world leaders to take action on gl...One Bead Receives Key Donationhttp://hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=18018Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res22159.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> One Bead, a nonprofit organization Sara Wroblewski '13 created to raise money for a school in Kenya, has received a $40,000 contribution from a private donor, enabling her to work for the organization full-time for the next year. While Wroblewski is the chief executive officer of One Bead, she has not drawn a salary from the organization and has been working ...Youth Court Internship Has Impacthttp://hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=17228Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res20428.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> During her time at HWS, Abby Tills '14 interned at the Ontario County Youth Court in Canandaigua, N.Y., for three years, working to make a positive impact on the community's youth. Deb Holland, director of the Ontario County Youth Court, explains that youth courts exist as an alternative to the traditional criminal justice system for youths that have committe...Sculptures to be Displayed at Lakefront Parkhttp://hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=17336Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res20648.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> This fall, Andrew Hellmund '14 will pursue graduate studies at the University of Alberta in Canada, but before he leaves Geneva he ensured that he would leave a lasting mark on the City he called home for four years. Two of Hellmund's metal sculptures will be installed at Geneva's Lakefront Park, between Castle Creek and the Events and Visitor Center. Hellmun...Star-Studded Summer Internshiphttp://hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=17991Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res22152.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> With an office location on Sunset Blvd. and clients like Will Ferrell and January Jones, Kelley Hartmann '16 is living the "California dream" this summer. Hartmann is spending her summer in West Hollywood, Calif. interning with Luke Esselen '11 at Mosaic Media Group. "It's so different than anything I've ever done before," says Hartmann, an English and media ...Fitzgerald '14 Lands 5th Avenue Jobhttp://hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=18003Fri, 18 Jul 2014 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res22122.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> Fresh out of college, Siobhan Fitzgerald '14 has landed a full-time position at Saks Fifth Avenue, a designer retail outlet located in Manhattan. As an employee at the company's Fifth Avenue Club, Fitzgerald is tasked with helping managers conduct customer service responsibilities and maintaining client relationships that are vital to the company. The Saks Fi...Russo '17 Named Church's First Internhttp://hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=17994Tue, 15 Jul 2014 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res22126.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> This summer, Amy Russo '17 is learning what it means to be a community leader in the City of Syracuse. Russo has been named Park Central Presbyterian Church's first college intern and is working with the parish's associate for Christian education to further the church's outreach. During her internship, Russo will help to facilitate the church's Summer Bible S...