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Louise W. and Edmund J. Kahn Liberal Arts Institute

The Louise W. and Edmund J. Kahn Liberal Arts Institute supports collaborative research among Smith and Five College faculty, Smith students, and visiting scholars without regard to the traditional boundaries of departments, programs and academic divisions. Each year the institute supports long- and short-term projects that are proposed, planned and organized by members of the Smith College faculty.

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Party on the Porch!

All invited!

Kahn party  

Thursday, October 19, 4:30-6 p.m., Kahn Institute, 21 Henshaw Ave.

Faculty, staff and Friends of the Kahn are invited to a monthly Kahn Happy Hour on the wrap-around porch, featuring full bar, good music, and great Smith friends. Read more...


Kahn Staircase Gallery


Megan Carrera-Raleigh art  


An exhibit of works by Megan Carrera-Raleigh '18

Open Reception with the artist

Thursday, October 26, noon-1 p.m. at the Kahn Institute, 21 Henshaw Ave.

All invited, refreshments served.

"Recalling" will be on display for viewing through December 15 during Kahn open hours, M-F 8:30-4:30 p.m. Read more...