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June 2011

6/9/11 Campus Camera: Campus Center Café at Chapin
6/8/11 Notes from Abroad: Junior Digs to Find the Real Mexico
6/7/11 Construction on Campus: Northrop Gillett
6/6/11 Insight: Donna Divine Op-ed: How Many Syrians Have to Die?
6/2/11 Five Colleges Receive $300K NSF Grant
6/2/11 Smith Campus Police, Now on West Street, Open for Business
6/1/11 Photo Gallery: 2011 All-Employee Picnic
6/1/11 Book Uncovers New Side of Historic Writer

May 2011

5/27/11 A Global Perspective: Hiroshima to Morocco to Northampton
5/26/11 Smith Honored for Support of Local Bike Trails
5/23/11 The Science of Renovating Occupied Buildings; Sabin-Reed, Burton
5/19/11 Longtime Dean Tom Riddell Named Honored Professor
5/19/11 Bechtel Classroom Designed to Earn World's Toughest Green Rating
5/17/11 Campus Center Cafe to Close for Summer Weeks
5/13/11 Three Faculty Members Awarded Charis Medal for 25 Years of Service
5/13/11 Families Flood into the City for Commencement 2011
5/13/11 Class of 1961 Goes Gold, Green and Global for 50th Reunion
5/12/11 Lily Samuels '11: Senior Offers Final Reflections on Leaving
5/12/11 Eight Retiring Faculty in 2011 Honored with Toasts
5/12/11 Column: Five Alumnae to Complete Math PhDs at Top Schools
5/11/11 For Athletes Abroad, Joining Teams not a Foreign Experience
5/11/11 Class of 2011: Grace Burberry-Martin
5/11/11 Class of 2011: Kathleen Daly, Ada Comstock Scholar
5/11/11 Class of 2011: Rawan Mustafa
5/11/11 Senior Arranges Special Wine Offering to Commemorate Graduation
5/10/11 Class of 2011, By the Numbers
5/10/11 Three from Smith Awarded State Department Scholarships
5/9/11 A Changing of the Deans in College Hall
5/9/11 Employees, Take a Break at May 31 Picnic
5/5/11 Student Cookbook a Nod to Julia Child, Smith Food
5/5/11 Campus Camera: Bike Kitchen on the Move
5/4/11 Recent Graduate Receives First Helen Gurley Brown Magic Grant
5/4/11 Knock Knock - Alumnae Welcome Accepted Students With Roses
5/2/11 Hanna Meghji '11: The Search for Higher Meaning

April 2011

4/27/11 Women Benefit Long After Vagina Monologues Production
4/25/11 Jill de Villiers: Ensuring Children Have the Language to Learn
4/21/11 Earth Day Festival About More Than Green
4/21/11 Local Schoolchildren Roll a Ball of 18,000 Plastic Bags
4/19/11 2011 Summer Reading Assignment Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
4/19/11 People News: Kim Bierwert, Jennifer Guglielmo, Michael Barresi
4/18/11 Sherrerd Awards:Three Faculty Members Honored for Their Teaching
4/16/11 Photo gallery:  Celebrating Collaborations 2011
4/15/11 Insight: Astronomer & Paleontologist: Rethinking the End of Our Planet
4/15/11 Insight: Suleiman Mourad: Is Jihad Meant as Devotion to God by the Sword?
4/15/11 Insight: We Sing the Theory of Evolution
4/14/11 Smith Honored for Model Program Encouraging Women to Pursue Math
4/13/11 First-Year Makes the Most of Playing College Basketball
4/13/11 Smith Alumnae Rank High Among Peace Corps Volunteers
4/13/11 Mom, Dad, Your Children Are Watching Your Financial Manners
4/11/11 Profiles on Activism: Author to Give Two Presentations
4/11/11 Smith Alumna Artist Wins Portland Biennial Prize
4/11/11 Mindful Eating Guru to Speak at Smith
4/9/11 Kahn Panel to Discuss Women's Education in Latin America
4/8/11 Romance Literature: Love It or Leave It
4/8/11 Celebrating 10 Years of Student-Faculty Collaboration
4/7/11 Video: 'Pirates of Penzance' Calls on Many Sources
4/7/11 Rescheduled: Environmental Costs of Militarism Explored in Talk
4/7/11 Mid-East Expert to Discuss Tunisian Rebellion
4/6/11 Parents, Beware: Your Texts Could End Up Here
4/5/11 Smith Physics, Astronomy Grads Travel Back in Time
4/4/11 Smith Skiers Join the Club
4/4/11 Accessing the Inner Self Through Creative Writing
4/1/11 Music Professor Wins 2010 Woody Guthrie Book Award

March 2011

3/31/11 Poet Edward Hirsch to Read at Smith
3/29/11 Video:  Spicing Up Smith's Dining
3/28/11 Value of Classroom Visits by the Experts? Priceless
3/25/11 Senior Dancers to Present Final Smith Concert
3/25/11 Museum of Art to Host Artist Whitfield Lovell
3/22/11 Leda Grossman '12: My Florentine Family
3/18/11 Video: The First March Madness
3/18/11 Ethics Symposium to Examine Age-Old School Problem
3/17/11 Poet Maxine Kumin and High School Prize-winners to Read at Smith
3/17/11 Message About Japan From the Dean for International Study
3/17/11 Undergraduate Takes Her Research to Capitol Hill
3/16/11 Philosophy Professor to Discuss Trash in Engel Lecture
3/14/11 March 31 Summit to Explore Potential For Life Sciences Cluster in Western Massachusetts
3/11/11 Professor Jay Garfield on Announcement by the Dalai Lama
3/11/11 Facts about the Women and Public Service Initiative
3/11/11 Leading Women's Colleges Join State Dept. on Global Leadership for Women Effort
3/11/11 Recyclemania, Feb. 6 to April 2, Enlists Entire Campus in Effort
3/10/11 People News: Ellen Doré Watson, David Newbury, Judge Lillian Miranda
3/8/11 Green Initiatives: Free-Cycle Event March 21
3/8/11 Emily Forster '12: An Afternoon Break fo Swiss Grapes
3/7/11 Smith Launches Summer Humanities Program for Teen Girls
3/4/11 Healthy Eating Just Got One Click Easier at Smith
3/4/11 Art Professor Wins Joan Mitchell Grant
3/3/11 Crew Team to Row for Western Mass. Food Bank
3/3/11 Run DMZ to Raise Funds for North Korean Refugees
3/2/11 Smith United Way Goal Within Reach
3/1/11 Video: Winter Sports Made Possible by Smith Indoor Track

February 2011

2/28/11 Video: Science at the Center/Liquid Nitrogen Demonstration
2/28/11 Pamela Nolan Young Named to Key Diversity Post
2/24/11 Smith Web Site Moving to Content Management System
2/23/11 Legendary Oceanographer Sylvia Earle to Deliver 2011 Commencement Address
2/23/11 Photo Gallery: Rally Day 2011
2/23/11 2011 Rally Day Convocation (video)
2/22/11 Notes From Abroad: Laura Itzkowitz '09
2/21/11 Campus Camera: What's Inside the Box?
2/18/11 Smith College to Dedicate Centers for Engagement, Learning and Leadership
2/18/11 Smith College to Host Spring Bulb Show
2/18/11 Smith Democrats to Host Massachusetts Campaigners
2/17/11 Poets Michael Klein and Donald Morrill to Read at Smith
2/17/11 Smith Endures a 2011 Snow Season Like No Other
2/17/11 Words of Otelia Cromwell Captured in Niece's Book
2/16/11 ACLU Litagator to Discuss 'War on Terror'
2/15/11 Smith Pair Raises Funds for 2,000 Book Library in Peru
2/14/11 Smith to Join CARE in Marking 100th International Women's Day
2/14/11 Smith Medalists, Then and Now
2/14/11 New, Old Traditions at Rally Day 2011
2/10/11 Theater Professor Publishes Second Novel
2/10/11 Notes From Abroad: Christianne Beasley '12
2/9/11 Annual Vagina Monologues Sends Message of Self-Appreciation
2/8/11 Trustee Honored for Gift Supporting International Initiatives
2/4/11 Rescheduled: Lenelle Moïse MFA '04 to Read at Smith February 15.
2/4/11 Smith Group Has Balcony View of History
2/3/11 Four Choreographers Featured in Annual MFA Concert
2/1/11 Smith Sophomore’s Travels Lead to Launch of Educational Book Series
2/1/11 Smith Again Hosts Silver Chord Bowl

January 2011

1/28/11 Photo Gallery: Library Staff Don Funny Hats, pre-Rally Day
1/28/11 Photo Gallery: Students Play in the Snow
1/27/11 CANCELLED: Environmental Costs of Militarism Talk at Smith
1/25/11 Smith ArtsFest Offers Wide Range of Music
1/25/11 Open House: New Smith Centers
1/20/11 People News: January 20, 2011
1/19/11 Photo Gallery: Students Toy With Engineering Concepts at 'Playground'
1/17/11 Interterm Course on Inequities in the U.S. Prison System
1/14/11 Taking Steps to Understand Bollywood
1/12/11 Students on the Ground Floor of Theater Production
1/10/11 Extra! Extra! Newspapers Are NOT Dead
1/7/11 A Global Perspective: The Belgian Sylvia Plath
1/7/11 A Global Perspective: Journey of an Aspiring French Artist
1/6/11 Jan. 27 Summit To Explore Potential For Life Sciences Cluster in Western Mass.
1/6/11 Photo Gallery: Engineers' Sun-Powered Models Populate Tiny Town
1/5/11 Smith College Shares Lessons From Deepwater Horizon Disaster
1/3/11 Life, Loneliness and Nature Reflected in Students' Art
1/3/11 Networking Works (and You Will, Too)
1/3/11 Smith College: There’s an App for That ™

December 2010

12/21/10 The Best of The Gate 2010
12/21/10 Smith College to Open Indoor Track for Walking and Running
12/20/10 Sophomore's Goal: Clean Water for People in Ghana
12/15/10 First-Year Scholars Test Galileo's Theory of Falling Objects
12/14/10 New Radio Show an Oasis for Arabic Speakers
12/14/10 Museum Joins International Protest Against Censorship
12/13/10 Senior Tunes in to Different Ways of Considering Music
12/10/10 For 53 Grads, Smith is New Alma Mater
12/9/10 A Sharper, Stabler View Beyond Earth
12/9/10 Holiday Pops Rings In A New Tradition
12/7/10 Global Perspective: Swiss student Anne-Catherine Berrut-Marechaud
12/6/10 First-Year Accepts Award from First Lady
12/2/10 Ada Scholars Invited to Apply for Magic Grants
12/2/10 Theater Class to Present Fast and Furious Macbeth
12/2/10 Music and Dance from Southern Ghana
12/1/10 Taking on the English Channel

November 2010

11/30/10 New Reading Room Opens in Neilson Library
11/30/10 Museum to Host Renowned Artist Fred Wilson
11/24/10 Video: Campus Camera, A New Haven for Butterflies
11/23/10 Vespers to Usher in Holiday Season
11/22/10 CANCELLED:  Pulitzer Prize-winning Poet John Ashbery to Read
11/22/10 Meet This Year's Global Stride Fellows
11/18/10 Smith Among 15 Colleges Testing Shared Virtual Computing Lab
11/18/10 Wild Unrest: Charlotte Perkins Gilman and the Making of The Yellow Wall-Paper
11/17/10 Video: International Students Day 2010
11/15/10 Smith in Asia 2010
11/15/10 Video: Smith Squash Serves Up Ping Pong
11/14/10 Lily Samuels '11: From Summer Science to Smith College
11/12/10 Smith Dance MFA Celebrates 35 Years
11/12/10 Photo Gallery: Ford Hall 022-024 , "The Playground"
11/10/10 Lily Samuels '11: The Plight of the Student Researcher
11/10/10 Julia Child Day 2010: Cultivating Communities Around Food
11/9/10 Crew Team Available for Odd Jobs Through Rent-a-Rower
11/8/10 Smith Fulbrighter Directs Theater in Uganda
11/5/10 EMO Director Staying Put This Time
11/3/10 Students to Discuss World of Learning Outside the Classroom
11/3/10 Smith College Team Asks About Green Space Use
11/2/10 Poet Dana Levin to Read and Deliver Lecture at Smith
11/1/10 College Application Essays Must Come From the Heart

October 2010

10/30/10 Video: 2010 Sherrerd Teaching Prize Recipients
10/29/10 Slideshow: Alumnae Recognized at D.C. Fete for Undergrad Research
10/29/10 Three Women to Discuss Career Paths Less Traveled
10/28/10 Video: Mehndi Night During Family Weekend
10/26/10 Video: Campus Camera, International Photo Contest
10/26/10 Photo Gallery: Otelia Cromwell Day 2010
10/20/10 New Curriculum to Get Students into Engineering Pipeline Early
10/19/10 Mindful Eating Space Suggests Slow Down, Contemplate, Eat
10/18/10 Six-City Asia Tour to Highlight the Power of Women's Education
10/18/10 Sugar Joins Luscious in Museums Food Series
10/15/10 Smith College Mourns the Loss of Renowned Artist Elliot Offner
10/15/10 Greek Mythology Meets Gritty Modernity
10/14/10 Off Broadway On To Smith Stage
10/12/10 Smith College to Host Annual Chrysanthemum Show
10/12/10 Celebrating National Hispanic Heritage Month at Smith
10/12/10 Hoon Eng Khoo '73 to Speak on Women's Education
10/11/10 New Play Reflects Playwright's Family Background
10/11/10 For Some at Smith, Sisterhood is Literal
10/8/10 Otelia Cromwell Day to Focus on Inequalities in American Education
10/7/10 New Web Site Helps Smith Faculty, Staff Find Elder Care
10/7/10 Newly Donated Letters by Sylvia Plath Reveal Her Final Year
10/6/10 Smith College Posts 16.3 Percent Return on Endowment
10/6/10 New Web Site, Insight, To Showcase Ideas and Research
10/4/10 Award-Winning Poet Ellen Doré Watson to Read in Smith Series
10/4/10 10 Minutes of Science, Once a Week

September 2010

9/30/10 Second Look at the Second Sex: Translators to Visit Smith
9/29/10 Women's Philanthropy Making a Better World
9/28/10 Sue Miller to Speak About Life as a Writer
9/27/10 People News
9/27/10 Smith College to Build World-Class Bechtel Environmental Classroom
9/24/10 Face Time: Angela Nunez '11
9/24/10 Face Time: Lily Samuels '11
9/24/10 Lily Samuels '11: The Refined Art of Waiting
9/22/10 New Testament in a Postmodern World: Neilson Prof Lecture Series
9/22/20 New York Times Writer on Obama After 18 Months
9/21/10 Meet Earl Brown, Outreach Officer, Department of Public Safety
9/20/10 Exhibit Explores Centuries of Culinary Curiosities
9/20/10 Gaby Immerman: Summer Botanic Interns Into Their Work
9/17/10 Video: Summer of Construction Projects 2010
9/17/10 Photo Gallery: Through the Years, Athletic Facilities at Smith College
9/15/10 Pulitzer Prize-Winning Poet Rita Dove to Read
9/15/10 Video: Elizabeth Joy Roe and Greg Anderson to perform Sept. 17
9/14/10 Event to Celebrate Legendary Cosmo Editor Helen Gurley Brown
9/13/10 Video: New Turf Levels the Playing Field
9/13/10 Alumna, Former Asst to Elena Kagan to Speak on "Nation in Court"
9/10/10 Guest Actors from China to Perform in The Wilderness
9/9/10 Museum of Art Exhibitions Based on Student Picks
9/9/10 Five Alumnae to Receive Smith College Medals on Rally Day 2011
9/9/10 Insight: Understanding the Impact of Hemlock Woolly Adelgid on Forest Ecology
9/9/10 Insight: Where Academics Fuse with the Great Outdoors
9/9/10 Video: MacLeish Field Station Trail System
9/9/10 Video: MacLeish Field Station Research—Soils
9/9/10 Video: MacLeish Field Station Research—Hydrology
9/7/10 High Rate of High Marks: Hamm Prizes at Opening Convocation
9/7/10 Three Alumnae Write About Their Project for Peace in Kenya
9/6/10 Video: Faculty member Floyd Cheung at Opening Convocation
9/3/10 Those Who Knew Her; Remembering Marly Pineda '08
9/3/10 Smith to Honor Beloved Athlete, Inspiration to Many
9/2/10 Video: First-Years Claim Their Ivy Plants
9/1/10 Still Lifes of Flowers and Shells

August 2010

8/30/10 Students Weigh in on House Renovations
8/30/10 There's Something Different About Smith eDigest
8/25/10 Smaller Crowd Expected at Central Check-In
8/23/10 Video: At Williams-Mystic Center: Small Discovery, Large Ramifications
8/20/10 Photo Gallery: School for School Work Commencement 2010
8/19/10 Photo Gallery: Coral Reef Ed-Ventures 2010
8/19/10 Smith Summer Program All About the Reef
8/17/10 Heads Up: Lighting Takes Our a Revered Tree in Mid-Campus
8/17/10 Deb Shaver on Her Essay in "I'm Going to College-Not You!"
8/16/10 Smith College Names New Sustainability Director
8/13/10 A Matter of Time: Kahn Institute Capsule to be Buried Aug. 19
8/12/10 Notes From Abroad: Bethany Singer-Baefsky '11
8/12/10 Look Who's Coming to Smith: 10 Members of the Class of 2014
8/11/10 Praxis Interns Find Opportunities Near and Far in Summer 2010
8/10/10 Smith Alumna, Athlete Marlene "Marly" Pineda in Fatal Accident
8/9/10 Smith Creates Asian Art Teaching Gallery
8/2/10 Notes from Abroad by Laura Itzkowitz '09 - A Day in Tuscany

July 2010

7/30/10 Rising Junior Awarded Hollings Scholarship
7/29/10 Award-Winning Social Worker to Speak at Commencement
7/26/10 What's in Bloom at Smith? Roses
7/26/10 When Science Offers More Questions than Answers
7/23/10 Contractors and College Archives Reveal John M. Greene’s Early Days
7/21/10 Smith Both the Site and Subject of Summer Undergraduate Research
7/20/10 Museum Exhibit: Doughnuts, Yes, But So Much More
7/19/10 Stories of Smith Past Lurk Amid Central Stores Nooks
7/16/10 Smith alumna Gives An Assist in the Gulf
7/14/10 Five Faculty Appointed Chaired Professors
7/14/10 Engineering Program Founding Faculty Member Appointed Director
7/12/10 Smith College Names New Sports Information Director
7/12/10 Kerah Williams '13: Viewpoints Share Among Women Across Oceans
7/7/10 From College Club to Conference Center
7/6/10 Summer Series Charts What's in Bloom at Smith
7/2/10 New Dean for International Study to Lead Global Agenda