Capturing all of the ways that trees contribute to daily life at Smith is a challenge. Taz Mueller '18 has taken up the charge by creating a digital portal that will be online this fall with detailed historical, biological and other information about important campus trees.
Erika Rodriguez '06, a research scientist at NASA's Ames Research Center in California, was eager to bring more women to her workplace. So she turned to a trusted source of smart, motivated women in STEM: her alma mater. Rodriguez created internships for 10 Smithies this summer.
A new exhibition of prints and books about the AIDS epidemic opens Friday, Aug. 12, at the Smith College Museum of Art. Eric Avery: AIDS WORK features works by an artist, physician and gay activist who was at the center of the AIDS crisis, both personally and professionally.
The college welcomes 18 new faculty members this year who will teach courses on subjects ranging from statistical and data sciences to the literature of war.
During a weeklong tour of Cuba, the Smith Alumnae Chorus found enthusiastic audiences, wonderful hospitality, dramatic thunderstorms—and lots of music.
The Smith College School for Social Work will award 134 degrees at Commencement Friday, Aug. 19, at 4 p.m. in John M. Greene Hall. CarmenLeah Ascencio, a public health social worker, life coach and therapist who specializes in working with survivors of violence and abuse and queer and trans people of color, is this year’s Commencement speaker.
Grant awards, prestigious internships and the creation of a national monument are among the recent accomplishments of Smith students, faculty, staff and alumnae. Read about them in the latest People News column.