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07/18/2017 Digest

Updated: Neilson Library Furniture Reuse Program for Smith Departments
July 25 and 26, Burton Lawn Bench

Staff members and faculty who are interested in procuring surplus furniture for their departmental spaces are invited to view and select furniture from Neilson Library on Tuesday, July 25, 1-2:30 p.m. and Wednesday, July 26, 10-11:30 a.m. at the Burton Lawn Bench by the Neon Art/Enclosed Catwalk leading to Alumnae Gym. Furniture is for campus use only and will be reallocated on a first-come first-serve basis. For more information, contact Melissa Frydlo, Facilities Management; 413-351-6165;

Construction Updates and Central Campus Map

Looking for the latest information on the library renovation, central campus map, or other construction projects on campus? For updates on road closings and other details about building renovations, visit For central campus vehicle/pedestrian route, visit . For details about library services during the library renovation, visit

Save the Date: Staff Council Ice Cream Social
Wednesday, Aug. 2, Noon-1:30 p.m., Atrium, Museum of Art

Celebrate summer with a sweet treat and company of your colleagues. Hosted by Smith Council, Activities Committee.

Service Alert: Library Catalog RESTORED

The Five College Library Catalog is now available and ready to use. Some data may have been lost or compromised between July 1-5, including checkouts, renewals, and requests. Please let us know if you experience any problems or have questions. Contact the Young Library service desk at 413-585-2910 or use Ask Us by visiting To view Five College Library Catalog, visit

SSW Lecture: 'Identity, Choice and Constraint in Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy'
Friday, July 21, 7:30 p.m., Weinstein Auditorium, Wright

Usha Tummala-Narra, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Counseling Psychology, Boston College; Title: Identity, choice, and constraint in psychoanalytic psychotherapy; The lecture will provide a lens into the patientís and therapistís dilemmas of facing choice and constraint in identity and relationship. SSW Public Lecture Series 2017: E. Diane Davis Lecture For more information, visit

Dawes House Phase IV Renovation
Summer / Fall 2017

To accommodate construction activities at Dawes, the following parking spaces will be fenced in. (Same as last summer). Unity Lot - 5 spaces next to Dawes; Conway House Lot - 5 spaces at the back of Dawes.

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