What happens on Mountain Day?
Mountain Day is the annual fall break from classes that has been a Smith tradition for more than a century. On one beautiful, crisp fall day, the President will declare Mountain Day!
College bells in the Quadrangle, the Helen Hills Hills Chapel, Mendenhall, and College Hall will ring at 7:05, 7:15, and 7:30 a.m. to announce the holiday. Classes and academic appointments are canceled until 7 p.m. Please note that evening events, like films and lectures, will be held as scheduled.
Breakfast will be served in the regular
All lunch sites will put out ingredients
for students to put together bag lunches:
Dinner will be served as usual.
So when you hear those bells, put aside your books and enjoy the fall weather. Go on a hike, have a picnic with friends, or just relax out in the sun with a good novel. This is your day.
View a video of the Noteables' special Mountain Day rendition of "It's a Beautiful Morning," filmed at Outlook Farm fall 2011.