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Monday, June 12, 2017 - 2:38pm

Save the date!  The Seventh Annual NY6 Upstate Undergraduate Research Conference is scheduled for Saturday, September 23, 2017.  This year the conference will be hosted by Skidmore College in Saratoga Springs, NY.  

The aim of the conference is to provide undergraduate students with the opportunity to present their work at a professional meeting without the barriers of high travel and registration fees.  It is also an excellent opportunity for faculty in the area to meet one another,...

Friday, June 9, 2017 - 2:58pm

Catch up on what's happening in the New York Six by reading the June newsletter. If you have items to include in future issues, please send them to Amy Cronin at

Thursday, May 4, 2017 - 8:39am

Hamilton College in Clinton, NY welcomes the NY6 schools to the 3rd annual regional Model African Union simulation.

On behalf of Hamilton College's Model United Nations Club, we cordially invite your institution to partake in the NY6 Model African Union Conference, which is scheduled to be held from the 3rd to the 5th of November, 2017, at Hamilton College in Clinton, NY.

This 3-day event brings teams of 6 to 9 students and a faculty advisor from each...

Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 3:02pm

Get Published! Call for Submissions to The Aleph:
a journal of global perspectives, Volume XIV, 2017

The Aleph, a yearly literary/artistic journal published by the Hobart and William Smith Colleges and Union College Partnership for Global Education, is seeking submissions for our next issue. The journal showcases the photography, artwork, poetry, and prose produced by students who have studied abroad and international students on our campuses. In...

Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 2:53pm

Interested in U.S. immigration policy? Hamilton College President David Wippman and Ben Casper, director of the Center for New Americans at the University of Minnesota Law School, will discuss the policy’s implications during a Facebook Live event on Friday, April 28, at 11:30 a.m. Find out more at

Wednesday, April 5, 2017 - 1:53pm

The New York Six Liberal Arts Consortium invites faculty from the six member institutions who are currently involved in or are interested in developing new academic collaborations to submit proposals for funding to support their project(s).  Seed grants of up to $1,000 are available to support up to six new academic working groups.  Proposals submitted by June 2, 2017 will get priority consideration of funding for...

Friday, March 31, 2017 - 5:17pm

The April 17 talk by Bill McKibben at Union College will *not* be live-streamed. It will be recorded and made available to the New York Six schools for later viewing. New York Six faculty, staff, and students are invited to attend the talk at the Nott Memorial. We apologize for any confusion. 

Friday, March 31, 2017 - 4:34pm

There's a lot happening in the NY6! Read all about it. 

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Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 9:14am

Fifteen students have been selected for summer research positions through the Upstate-Global Collective program, which provides opportunities for students to engage with faculty from outside their home institution.  These finalists were selected from an exceptionally strong pool of over 65 students who applied to be considered for these positions.  The list of student researchers and faculty mentors are provided below, along with a brief description of the projects:

1. "Understanding...

Friday, February 10, 2017 - 9:19am

Spaces Re-Membered, Cultures Re-Written

A Symposium organized by the German Area Studies Program
of Hobart and William Smith Colleges

made possible with generous support from
Julius G. Blocker ’53 Endowed Fund
NY6 Consortium
Human Rights and Genocide Symposium
German Area Studies Program

Date: Saturday, April 1, 2017
Time: 10:30am-7:30pm

In 2017, the German Area Studies Symposium will sharpen the focus of identity...