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Applied Learning & Research

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Smith’s wide array of innovative programs and centers, cross-disciplinary initiatives, and internship and service opportunities are designed to enrich the academic experience to help students further explore their passions in real-world pursuits.

News from the Grécourt Gate

The Grécourt Gate showcases the ideas, the people behind the ideas and the original contributions Smith is making to larger intellectual dialogues through the culture of research and the liberal arts at the college, where a vibrant community of scholars and students exhibit a love of discovery. Here are some recent features.

Kelly Coons ’22: Building Autism Awareness

Kelly Coons ’22 discusses her new young adult novel, “All Ways,” which aims to paint a positive and accurate picture of autism.

The Tokyo Olympics: A Sports Economist's View

What’s it like to watch this year’s Olympics through a sports economist’s lens? We talked with Andrew Zimbalist, one of the nation's leading scholars of the business of sports, about this year's Tokyo Games.

August 2021 People News

Teaching honors, Magic Grant awards and nominations for diplomatic service are among the recent accomplishments of Smith students, faculty, staff and alums. 

Capturing Smith’s Entrepreneurial Spirit

Six Smith students have recently been awarded Grinspoon Foundation Entrepreneurship Awards for their innovative business ventures.

11 Smart Ideas for a Better Post-Pandemic World

Faculty and alums from various disciplines and professions ponder the lessons of the past year and a half and consider what must change as we move forward from the pandemic.