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Asking Big Questions: March 30 Roundtable Event Will Focus on Free Speech
In the second in a series of forums organized by the Working Group on Campus Discourse, Smith community members are invited to take up the issue of free speech on college campuses. The event, to be held Monday, March 30, at 4:30 p.m. in Weinstein Auditorium, features a panel discussion followed by small-group conversations over dinner.

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Reminder: Facilities Mgt. Summer Job Applications Due March 27

Save the Date for the All-Employee Picnic: June 8

College Standing Committee Nominations

Retirement Party for Janet Hukowicz Wednesday, April 1, 2:30 p.m., Alumnae House Living Room


Mary Maples Dunn Prize

Apply Now: Be an Orientation Leader for Fall 2015

Host for Open Campus or Discovery Weekend, April 16 and/or 17

Fulbright Fellowship Seeking Superb Smithies from All Academic Disciplines

Seniors: Apply for Phyllis Williams Lehmann Travel Award

Megan Hart Jones Studio Art Prize, Oresman Gallery, Hillyer

Elizabeth Killian Roberts Prize

Enid Silver Winslow '54 Prize in Art History

The Elizabeth Schroeder Hoxie '60 Memorial Fund

Poetry and Yoga Workshop Sunday, March 29, Noon-3 p.m., MacLeish Field Station

Info Sessions on IDP 320 Fall 2015 Seminar: Women's Health in India March 31 and April 1, Schacht Center for Health and Wellness

Senior Class Wine & Cheese Thursday, April 2, 8-9:30 p.m., Alumnae House


Poetry Concentration and Salon Thursday, March 26, 6:30-8 p.m., Poetry Center, Wright

Computer Science Major and Minor Tuesday, March 31, Noon, Ford Hall Atrium

Study of Women and Gender Major and Minor Tuesday, March 31, Noon, Seelye 207

Community Engagement & Social Change Concentration Wednesday, April 1, 12:15-1 p.m., Wright 013, Lower Level

Geosciences Major Thursday, April 2, Noon-1 p.m., Sabin-Reed 103


'International Relations in Theory and Practice: Observations from a Diplomatic Career in Eurasia' Thursday, March 26, 4 p.m., Lewis Global Studies Center, Wright

'Disappearance and Its Repeats' Diana Taylor, Founder, Hemispheric Inst. of Performance and Politics Thursday, March 26, 5 p.m., Neilson Browsing Room

'Bargaining with Normativity: Queer Kinship in Contemporary China' Thursday, March 26, 4:30 p.m., Seelye 106

'Cyborg Buddha' Lecture Series Continues Thursday, March 26, 5 p.m., Seelye 201

East Asian Studies Lecture: "Reconsidering Time in the 'Now' of Modernity" Friday, March 27, 4:30 p.m., Seelye 110

Smith Women in the Environment Alumnae Panel Monday, March 30, 4 p.m., Neilson Browsing Room

'Say What? Speech Rights, Learning Communities and Academic Freedom' Panel Discussion, Conversations Monday, March 30, 4:30 p.m., Weinstein Auditorium, Wright

'We Are All Lichens: How Symbionts Are Changing Our Views of Development and Evolution' Monday, March 30, 4:30 p.m., McConnell Foyer/103

Global Salon: A Reading and Conversation About 18th-Century Swahili Poet Mwana Kupoma Tuesday, March 31, Noon, Lewis Global Studies Center, Wright

'Cyborg Buddha' Lecture Series Continues Tuesday, March 31, 5 p.m., Seelye 201

El 'Amor Liquido' en la Narrativa Breve de Quim Monzó Wednesday, April 1, 4:30 p.m., Dewey Common Room

La 'Sécurisation des Frontieres' dans les enclaves de Ceuta et Melilla Wednesday, April 1, Noon, Lewis Global Studies Center, Wright

Schwoerer '49 Annual History Lecture Thursday, April 2, 5 p.m., Neilson Browsing Room

Neilson Lecture: 'Bad Girls and Gender Trouble in the 13th-Century Mediterranean' Monday, April 6, 5 p.m., Neilson Browsing Room

Global Salon: Language Revitalization—Working with the Last Mojave Speakers Tuesday, April 7, Noon, Lewis Global Studies Center, Wright

Earth Institute Director Jeffrey Sachs Offers Presidential Colloquium Wednesday, April 8, 4:30 p.m., Weinstein Auditorium, Wright


Jittery's Live! Presents Hanging Hills Thursday, March 26, 9 p.m., Campus Center TV Lounge

Karlheinz Stockhausen Retrospective: 'Hymnen,' Festival of Sound and Space Thursday, March 26, 7 p.m., Chapel Sanctuary

Screening of 'Girl Rising' Thursday, March 26, 7 p.m., Weinstein Auditorium, Wright

SEC Films Presents 'Annie' Friday & Saturday, March 27 & 28, 7:30 p.m., Weinstein Auditorium, Wright

Sage Chamber Music Society: Volcy Pelletier, Cello Sunday, March 29, 4 p.m., Sweeney Concert Hall, Sage

Screening of 'Food Chains: The Revolution in America's Fields' Tuesday, March 31, 7-9 p.m., Seelye 107

'Light Distance Wave': Poetry and Performance by Sueyeun Juliette Lee Tuesday, March 31, 4:30 p.m., Seelye 106

Master Class: 'The Female Voice Through the Lifetime—Profound at Every Age' Tuesday, March 31, 4 p.m., Earle Recital Hall, Sage

Brazilian Film Series: 'Moro no Brasil' ('I Live in Brazil') Tuesday, March 31, 7 p.m., Graham Hall, Hillyer

Senior Dance Concert Thursday-Saturday, April 2-4, 8 p.m., Hallie Flanagan Studio, Mendenhall

SEC Films Presents 'Into the Woods' Friday & Saturday, April 3 & 4, 7:30 p.m., Weinstein Auditorium, Wright


Info. Session on One-Year MS Nutrition Program Thursday, March 26, 4:15 p.m., McConnell Foyer/103

Senior Architecture Exhibition, Closing Lunch and Q & A Session Friday, March 27, Jannotta Gallery, Hillyer

Get Rid of the Waste. Get on with a Better Life. Tuesday, March 31, 7 p.m., McConnell Foyer/103

Fulbright Spring Blast-Off Tuesday, March 31, 7-8 p.m., Weinstein Auditorium, Wright

CSO Community Ed Lunch with Treehouse Thursday, April 2, Noon, Wright Hall 013 (lower level)


This Week in Religious and Spiritual Life

Musical Shabbat with Cantor Shoshana Brown '80 Friday, March 27, 5:30 p.m., Kosher Kitchen, Cutter-Ziskind


Athletic Clearance Sale Wednesday & Thursday, March 25 & 26, 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Ainsworth Gym

Conbust 2015 March 27-29, Seelye Hall

Smith Crew Ergathon for The Food Bank of Western Massachusetts Friday, March 27, 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Chapin Lawn

Fundraising Dinner for Peshawar Attacks Saturday, March 28, 5:30 p.m., Chapel Sanctuary

After the Show Bulb Sale Saturday & Sunday, March 28 & 29, Lyman Conservatory

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