WHWS is a 100 watt low power radio station broadcasting at 105.7FM from the Hobart and William Smith Colleges campus to the Geneva, Waterloo, Seneca Falls and surrounding communities in the Finger Lakes Region of Upstate New York.
Students have roles at WHWS in Programming, DJ Management, Music Reviewing and Management, Promotions, Sportscasting, Live Event Engineering, Operations …and, of course, as live DJs on the air!

WHWS has a three-fold mission to serve to residents of Hobart and William Smith Colleges, the residents of Geneva, New York, and the residents of the surrounding cities and towns in Ontario and Seneca counties.

First, to provide a broadcast service to the Hobart and William Smith community! We provide increased availability for HWS Students to host on-air shows on an eclectic platform. Additional newscasts and related special-programming is also aimed at the HWS community. This includes live coverage of Hobart and William Smith sports events.

Second, to provide a Spanish-language program service along with music and relevant news to the Latino community in and around Geneva.

Third, to provide local news, music, and information based on the interests of the local Geneva community as a whole, as well as surrounding communities.