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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 >>

Local Food, Farm Exhibit

Inspired by the recently acquired farm property on White Springs Lane, Finger Lakes Institute Community Outreach Coordinator Sarah Meyer has curated a "Working History of Food and Farm in the Finger Lakes" exhibit to bring awareness to the Colleges' and Geneva's unique food and farming history. As part of HWS Food Week, a reception for the exhibit, including local food cooking demos, will be held...  More >>

HWS Food Week Underway

As part of HWS Food Week, HWS community members have been enjoying events on campus ranging from panel discussions on veganism to an international potluck dinner at the Colleges’ Fribolin Farm. After the success of last year's HWS Food Day celebrations, the Finger Lakes Institute, in collaboration with several other HWS and community organizations, expanded the one-day national event to include a...  More >>

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