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HWS Named a 2014 Tree Campus

Hobart and William Smith Colleges have been named a 2014 Tree Campus USA by the Arbor Day Foundation and Toyota. This is the third consecutive year that the Colleges have obtained the recognition. Tree Campus USA is a national program that was launched in 2008 by the Arbor Day Foundation and Toyota to honor colleges and universities for their leadership promoting healthy trees and engaging studen...  More >>

Sustainable Community Development Series

The fourth annual Community Development Speaker Series will bring local and national presenters to Hobart and William Smith Colleges to discuss innovations and advances in sustainable development in the Finger Lakes. “We have some key people, locally and nationally, who have some interesting thoughts about sustainability, and we are bringing these people to campus to inform the HWS community and ...  More >>

FLI’s Harvieux Receives Athena

Nadia Harvieux, education program manager for the Finger Lakes Institute at HWS, was bestowed this year's Athena Canandaigua Young Professional Leadership Award. The award is given to individuals who serve as role models for young women personally and professionally. The award was presented at a ceremony on Friday, Nov. 21, Harvieux has seven years of experience developing K-12 educational progra...  More >>

FLI Spearheads Storm Drain Project

In an effort to spread awareness about the Castle Creek Watershed and its quality, Finger Lakes Institute Community Outreach Coordinator Sarah Meyer spearheaded a storm drain labeling project to mark 500 storm drains throughout the Geneva community. The project was funded by a grant from the Ontario County Water Resource Council. "We want to shed light on the value and role of our local urban str...  More >>

'Threats to the Finger Lakes'

The Finger Lakes Institute (FLI) of Hobart and William Smith Colleges will host the 2014 Finger Lakes Research Conference titled "Threats to the Finger Lakes" on Friday, Nov. 21. The Finger Lakes region is home to breathtaking vistas and more than 128 species of fish. Tourists, anglers and residents alike enjoy the multitude of national, state and county parks; more than 1,000 waterfalls; 2,000 m...  More >>

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