The Conflict in Syria: Assessing the Human Toll of Mass Violence

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An exhibition of photographs documenting the human toll of the conflict in Syria will open with a discussion by a panel of scholars and activists with direct connections to that country, Thursday, February 11.

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Cornel West Will Speak at Smith

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Civil rights activist, teacher and scholar Cornel West—the author of more than 20 books, including Race Matters and Democracy Matters—will speak at Smith Thursday, February 11. 

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All About Nosotr@s

Nosotr@s provides a support network for Latinas at Smith and strives to embrace an active cultural, social and political exchange between students at Smith and other area colleges.

SCMA’s New Exhibition of Works by Kathe Kollwitz

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Now at the Museum of Art: “Mother's Arms,” an exhibition of works by German artist and anti-war activist Käthe Kollwitz that offer powerful testimony about the ravages of war.

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Students Share Ideas with Designer Maya Lin

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Designer Maya Lin viewed a Campus Center poster exhibition of students' ideas for a reimagined Neilson Library, created as part of coursework exploring the future of libraries.

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Smith-Tuck Business Bridge Program: First Class

In 2015, Smith College and the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth launched the Smith-Tuck Business Bridge Program, an intensive business-skills education created for women studying at liberal arts colleges. Learn about the Smith-Tuck experience from the participants and why they would recommend it to others.

Zebrafish: The Rising Superstars of Research

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Now in Insight: in Smith’s Zebrafish Research Center, Michael Barresi and a team of undergraduate and graduate students are working to transform research into novel discoveries.

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The Carol T. Christ Asian Art Gallery Dedication

The Carol T. Christ Asian Art Gallery opened in October 2015. Board of Trustees Chair Elizabeth Mugar Eveillard ’69 said naming the new gallery for Christ was a way to acknowledge her influence on the arts and global outreach at Smith. Watch as the former Smith president talks about her trips to Asia, how art figures prominently in a liberal arts education and what it means to be back on campus for the dedication of the gallery named in her honor.

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Life's a Circus

Since nine years old, engineering major Anna Partridge ’16 has been juggling, walking tightropes and doing acrobatics. Her love of circus performing inspired her to found one of Smith’s most unique clubs, Bearded Ladies, where all are welcome and having fun is the most important requirement.