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The Smith Design for Learning

A PLAN TO REIMAGINE A LIBERAL ARTS EDUCATION

The Smith Design for Learning is a core element of the strategic plan that will guide Smith College over the coming decade. A curriculum of rigor and engagement, the Smith Design is fundamentally about sustaining and strengthening the excellence of a Smith education in the context of the world in which today’s students will live out their lives.

- From President Carol Christ's introduction

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