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June 2012

6/25/12 Take a Couple Hours Off for Smith Employee Picnic
6/25/12 New Interim Police Chief Appointed
6/21/12 Smith Launches Global Financial Institutions Concentration
6/21/12 Women in Public Service Project Joins Woodrow Wilson Center
6/13/12 Mideast to America: Ten Iraqi Women to Visit for STEM Program
6/12/12 Video: The Annual Diploma Circle
6/6/12 'The Cat Lover Speaks' Exhibition at Smith Through July 31
6/5/12 Insight: Exploring Fact, Fiction and Anatomy of Details in Between
6/5/12 Smith Team Departs for Summer on the Coral Reef
6/1/12 Profile: Alumna Jess Mencer Pelaez '05 and the Mongol Derby
6/1/12 Profile: Alumna Sculptor Isabel Case Borgatta '43
6/1/12 Student Films Explore Stem Cell Research
6/1/12 Q&A: Alumna Hitha Prabhakar '98 on Organized Retail Crime
6/1/12 Alum Anne Kubitsky '05 Creates Art Project with Focus on Gratitude

May 2012

5/31/12 People News: Steve Goldstein, Nick Horton, Dana Leibsohn, Renée Fox
5/29/12 Elizabeth Mugar Eveillard Named Chair of Smith Board of Trustees
5/25/12 Video: A Piano in Every House
5/24/12 Slideshow: All Reunion Weekend
5/24/12 Smith Recognized for Excellence in Undergraduate Science Education
5/20/12 Crimes of Fashion: Hitha Prabhakar '98 Discusses Retail Crime
5/20/12 Commencement 2012 Archive
2/21/13 Video: Conversations with Smith Medalists 2013
5/19/12 Video: Ivy Day
5/19/12 Slideshow: Ivy Day
5/19/12 Employee Summer Reading Program
5/19/12 Smith Athletics Announces Inaugural Hall of Fame Class
5/18/12 Helen Gurley Brown Magic Grant Awarded to Recent Graduate
5/10/12 Sophomore to Bike 4,000 Miles for Cancer
5/10/12 Behind the Book: 'The Guilty Ones' by Joanna Crispi '78
5/7/12 Students' Help to Restore Luster of Jewel of Hartford
5/7/12 Praxis Internship in Tanzania Leads to International Conference
5/4/12 The Many Faces of Spirituality at Smith: Student Profiles
5/2/12 Sophomore's Love for the Environment is in the Blood

April 2012

4/30/12 Insight: What Predicts Women's Success in Congress'
4/26/12 Concert May 5 in Memory of Lory Wallfisch
4/23/12 Notes from Abroad: Vannessa Louchart
4/23/12 'Ada Monologues': Describe Sad, Funny, Uplifting Paths to Smith
4/23/12 Video: Smith Crew and Life on the Water
4/19/12 Q&A: Alumna Filmmaker Talks About Her Documentary Vegucated
4/19/12 Behind the Book: Alumna Writer Talks Middle School 'Drama Years'
4/18/12 Leading with a Cause: Marilyn Carlson Nelson '61
4/18/12 Video: Interviews with 2012 Smith Medalists
4/18/12 Joe McVeigh: Presidential Seminar Goes Straight to Source
4/17/12 Three Faculty Members Honored for Their Teaching
4/17/12 Smith Fencing Team Takes Second Place
4/12/12 Celebrating Collaborations Planned for April 21
4/12/12 Video: Senior's Rediscovery of Ancient Coins Leads to Exhibition
4/10/12 Author to Discuss Influence of Paris on Three Prominent Women
4/10/12 Christo to Keynote 'Riverscaping' at Smith
4/10/12 Events Invite Dialogue at Smith Leading to College Community Forum
4/9/12 Remembering Isabel Brown Wilson '53
4/6/12 Poetry Center Founder Annie Boutelle to Read from New Collection
4/5/12 Video: Interview with Economist Laura Tyson '69
4/5/12 Ifeoma Nwankwo to Lecture on 'Economics of Exotic Desire'
4/3/12 Smith People News: Kayvia Pemberton '12, Kristine Molina '05, et al.
4/3//12 Senior Dance Concert a Range of Styles
4/3/12 Smith to Participate in NCAA Division III Week
4/2/12 Video: Oasis in New England, Arabic Language and Culture at Smith
4/1/12 Insight: Q&A with Evelyn Fox Keller
4/1/12 Insight: 'The Power of the Printed Page' by Anna Roberts '12

March 2012

3/30/12 The Smith Fund: Strong Support for 100 Years
3/29/12 Q&A with Daniel Horowitz, Author of 'Consuming Pleasures'
3/28/12 Interim Director at the Helm at Alumnae Association
3/15/12 Irish Poet Eavan Boland and High School Prize Winners to Read
3/15/12 Smith to Serve as Planning Partner for New University for Women in Asia
12/10/12 President’s Perspective: A Campaign to Change Lives
3/12/12 Top Student Poets Share Their Work at 10th PoetryFest
3/12/12 Five College Word! Theater Fest Presents Students' Staged Readings
3/10/12 Insight: What's the Big Deal About 'Cloud Computing?'
3/9/12 Christ Reflects on Decade of Presidency, College's Accomplishments
3/9/12 Arriving from Asia, Belonging at Smith
3/9/12 France, Malta, America -- A Tour of Educational Experiences
3/8/12 Smith United Way Campaign Nears Goal
12/5/12 New College Initiative All About Alumnae Engagement
3/6/12 Crew Team to Row for Western Mass. Food Bank
3/6/12 Smith Board of Trustees Approves Faculty Promotions
3/1/12 One Year Later, Smith Remembers Fukushima
3/1/12 Insight: Jim Henle: Replay for Presidential Debates--A Logical Move

February 2012

2/29/12 'Paste Papers of the Pioneer Valley' on View at Smith Through May
2/28/12 SSW Prof Gains New Perspective Through Disaster
2/27/12 WFI 10th Anniversary Keynote by Investment Guru Burton Malkiel
2/27/12 Poet Patrick Donnelly to Read and Launch New Book at Smith
2/27/12 Dorothy Wickenden, Author of 'Nothing Daunted' to Visit Smith
2/27/12 Smith Alumna Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy '02 Wins Oscar
2/27/12 Scholars in Studio: John Gibson Discusses 'The Art of Seeing'
2/23/12 Smith to Dedicate Rochelle Braff Lazarus Career Development Center
2/23/12 Vittoria Dussias '13: Italy's Misericordia di Firenze--Saving Lives for More than Seven Centuries
2/23/12 Actress and Comedian Jane Lynch 2012 Commencement Speaker
2/23/12 Rally Day 2012 Awards
2/23/12 Photo Gallery: Rally Day 2012
2/21/12 SmithArtsFest 2012: Eleven Days of Performing Arts
2/20/12 Smith PeopleNews
2/18/12 Video: Live Online—Smith Basketball, Complete with Color Commentary
2/16/12 Theater: 'Moment' Examines the Long Life of an Act of Violence
2/15/12 Spring Bulb Show Opens March 3
2/14/12 Smith's Summer Programs No Longer Just About Science Anymore
2/14/12 Smith 2012 Medalists: Then and Now
2/14/12 Expect New and Old Traditions at Rally Day 2012, Feb. 23
2/13/12 Poets Dilruba Ahmed and Richard Jarrette to Read at Smith
2/13/12 Sophomore Featured in 'Four Sundays' Film on Circus Smirkus
2/7/12 Claire Ma '13: Waking the Dragon in Switzerland
2/7/12 Insight: Teaching Approach Emphasizes Knowledge Building
2/6/12 CWL Event Urges Students to 'Ask for It'
2/3/12 Exhibition Captures Sights, Sounds of 'Debussy's Paris'
2/2/12 Noteables to Host Annual Silver Chord Bowl
2/2/12 Smith Art on Display at MOMA
2/1/12 Smith Alumnae Rank High Among Peace Corps Volunteers
2/1/12 Admission Invites All to Celebrate Another Record Year
2/1/12 President Christ Talks Smith in Higher Education Today Interview
2/1/12 Carol Thompson Cole '73 Strives to Better the Lives of At-Risk Kids
2/1/12 Alum's New Film Tracks Carnivores Exploration Into Vegan Fare
2/1/12 Behind the Book: Margaret Wurtele '67
2/1/12 Behind the Book: Shana Corey '96
2/1/12 Alum Kim Taylor Kruse's New Sewing and Craft Studio
2/1/12 From Teacher to Painter: Career Change for Peg Lee Bachenheimer '66

January 2012

1/30/12 Pioneering Runner Dr. Julia Chase-Brand '64 to Host Talk on Feb. 9
1/30/12 MFA Dance Performance Features Cutting Edge Choreography
1/27/12 Athletic Spaces Spruced Over J-Term
1/26/12 Profiled: Alfred Babo, French Studies, Fled Violence on Ivory Coast
1/26/12 New Guide Offers Answers Students Won't Find Elsewhere
1/25/12 Presidential Search Committee Appointed
1/25/12 At Smith, Oxfam Finds Young People Hungry to Make Change
1/24/12 Poet Patrick Rosal to Read, Deliver Lecture at Smith
1/24/12 Keeping Up With The Kims: North Korea After Kim Jong-il
1/24/12 Blue Sky Initiative: President Christ Seeks Sustainability Suggestions
1/20/12 Applicants: What Do Your Parents Think?
1/20/12 Global Perspective: A Lifetime in Florence, a Year at Smith
1/18/12 Scholars in Studio: Nina Antonetti on Evolution of Smith's Campus
1/17/12 Smith Musicians to Collaborate for Premiere
1/13/12 Feeling at Home, Half Way Around the World
1/12/12 More than Two Dozen Join Smith Faculty in January
1/10/12 Rare Book Room Celebrates Charles Dickens at 200
1/6/12 Fit for a New Year's Resolution
1/5/12 Months Later, Work from October Storm Continues
1/1/12 Smith to Live-Stream All Home Basketball Games

December 2011

12/22/11 Video: Smithies go to Washington for Women in Public Service
12/22/11 Best of The Gate 2011
12/21/11 Scholars in Studio: Susan Van Dyne on Women of Smith Past
12/20/11 Global Perspective: Differences Between Germany and America
12/20/11 Smith Sports History Peppered with Firsts
12/19/11 Video: No Shave November
12/16/11 Smith Students on the Path to Global Leadership
12/14/11 For Neuroscience, Go to Sabin-Reed Hall, Fourth Floor
12/13/11 Smith Announces Move to More Reliable Email System
12/12/11 Smith, Oxfam Team for World Hunger Symposium on Campus
12/12/11 Smith Athletics Hall of Fame Seeks Nominees
12/8/11 Vespers Reaches Worldwide Audience
12/6/11 Women in Public Service Colloquium Streamed Live Dec. 15
12/6/11 For 49 January Graduates, Smith Nearly Part of Their Past
12/6/11 Q&A with Conor Hanick, Artist-in-Residence
12/6/11 Insight:The Undead and the Digital
12/6/11 Insight: Discussing Dying and Death in America
12/5/11 Economics Professor Appointed to WFI Named Directorship
12/2/11 Grad Student from Spain: Living in America and the Land of Women
12/1/11 Smith Theatre Presents 'Hedda Gabler'

November 2011

11/29/11 Smith Executive Education: Real Women, Real Stories
11/29/11 Five Colleges, Inc., Receives $1.5 Million Mellon Grant
11/22/11 Presidential Adviser on Economy to Speak for WFI 10th
11/18/11 JYA Students Walk the Corri La Vita
11/18/11 Anna Roberts '12: Reflections on Otelia Cromwell Day
11/18/11 Distinguished Poet Gerald Stern to Read at Smith
11/16/11 Campus Camera: Another Year, Another Record, 42 Fullbright Apps.
11/15/11 Scholars in Studio: Donna Riley, associate professor of engineering
11/11/11 Fall Faculty Dance Concert
11/9/11 Julia Child Day 2011: 'Savoring Yesterday's Traditions Today'
11/8/11 Meet the Global STRIDE Fellows
11/7/11 Music Dept. Celebrates New Steinway
11/4/11 Legendary Dancer, Choreographer to Visit Smith
11/3/11 Garden Writer Paula Deitz '59 to Open Annual Mum Show
11/2/11 Video: Smiffenpoofs Celebrate 75 with Reunion Concert
11/2/11 Slam Champion Patricia Smith to Read at Smith
11/1/11 Photo Gallery: Campus After the Storm
11/1/11 Campus Reopens After 'Snowtober' Storm

October 2011

10/28/11 Five College Africa Day Hosted by Smith 2011
10/27/11 Chinese Art Expert to Deliver 9th Annual Miller Lecture
10/25/11 Smith Joins Catalyst, Organization for Women in Business
10/25/11 Women in Public Service Project to Convene Inaugural Colloquium
10/25/11 Photo Gallery: 'Food Day' at Smith College
10/24/11 Smith Number One in Fulbrights
10/24/11 Building Dashboard: Energy, Water Use on Campus Now on Display
10/21/11 Got Work? Crew Team Rowers Available for Hire
10/20/11 Lecture: Women's Prominent Role in Middle East Peace
10/20/11 Race, Medical Ethics, Identity the Focus of Otelia Cromwell Day
10/20/11 Pulitzer Prize-Winning Poet John Ashbery to Read at Smith
10/18/11 Scholars in Studio: Sam Intrator
10/17/11 Student Spurs City to Proclaim 'Food Day'
10/12/11 Nickel and Dimed Performed at Smith Theatre
10/5/11 Insight: Learning How to Get a Good Night's Sleep From Jet-Lagged Mice
10/5/11 Insight: Digital Mapmaking—Scholars 'See' a Virtual Landscape of Paris
10/4/11 Anna Roberts '12: Couchsurfing in Paris

September 2011

9/30/11 Poet and Translator Arvind Krishna Mehrotra to Read at Smith
9/29/11 HR Workshop Series Offers Range of Options for Learning on the Job
9/28/11 Smith Names Chief Information Officer
9/28/11 People News: Alumna's Couscous Best in the World
9/27/11 Anthropology Professor Heads to Ethiopia on Fulbright
9/26/11 Sept. 'Notes from Paradise': Alum Jamie Eslinger's Promise 365
9/26/11 10 Minutes of Science, Once a Week
9/22/11 Smith Athletics Announces Formation of Hall of Fame
9/21/11 Rally Day 2012 to Honor Five Accomplished Alumnae
9/20/11 Center for Media Production Open House
9/16/11 Insight: Fossil Coral Dating Reveals Clues About Sea-level Change
9/15/11 Campus Camera: Carnival Welcomes Back Students
9/14/11 Athletic Director Wins Katherine Ley Award
9/14/11 Acclaimed Poet Jane Hirshfield to Read at Smith
9/13/11 Alexandra Ghiz '12: JYA Students Get to Know Florentine Artisans
9/12/11 First-Year Follows Grandma to Wesley House
9/9/11 John Connolly: Relfections on 10th Anniversary of Sept. 11, 2001
9/9/11 Joshua Miller: 9/11 and the Cycle of Fear and Violence
9/8/11 Q & A With Playwright Deirdre Kinahan
9/8/11 Ten Years After 9/11/01, a Positive Smith Legacy
9/7/11 Caution: Crew May Be Habit-Forming
9/2/11 NSF Grant Funds Four-College Biomathematics Consortium
9/1/11 Campus Construction: New Look to Many Interiors

August 2011

8/31/11 Photo Gallery: Welcome Banners Reflect House Spirit
8/31/11 Photo Gallery: New Look to Many Campus Interiors
8/31/11 The Adventures of Kat Maria, Perla Haiti, in Panama
8/30/11 Video: Summer Music at Smith--Alan Fraser Piano Institute
8/24/11 Summer Fenway Internship Wins Convert to Red Sox Nation
8/23/11 Construction on Campus: Equestrian Center
8/22/11 Photo Gallery: School for Social Work Commencement
8/19/11 Smith Folk Duo to Perform Nearby on First Tour
8/18/11 People News: Roisin O'Sullivan, Nicholas Horton, Sabina Knight
8/17/11 Illinois Schools Consortium Joins Five College Library Depository
8/16/11 Construction on Campus: Comstock/Wilder
8/12/11 Former SSW Fellow to Address Grads
8/12/11 School for Social Work Links with Asian Universities
8/10/11 Photo Gallery: Praxis 2011
8/2/11 Not Always Easy Being a Tree at Smith
8/1/11 Social Workers of Tomorrow at Smith
8/1/11 Smith Students Experience Taiwan (Blog)

July 2011

7/27/11 Students Learn the Science of Creative Writing
7/26/11 Construction on Campus: Hubbard Kitchen
7/26/11 Construction on Campus: Gardiner House
7/22/11 World Travel, Hotel Life - Praxis Intern Lives Like Eloise
7/22/11 Hold Your Ground: A Workshop About Battling Invasive Plants
7/21/11 Students Earn Prestigious NASA Scholarships
7/20/11 PeopleNews: John Davis, Erin Morgenstern '00, Cornelia Oberlander '44
7/20/11 Moving to Content Management System
7/19/11 Construction on Campus: Emerson and Jordan houses.
7/18/11 Museum of Art Web Site Wins Award
7/13/11 Three Faculty Appointed Chaired Professors
7/12/11 Smith Community Invited to Marlboro at a Discount
7/12/11 Construction on Campus: Clark Hall
7/11/11 Look Who's Coming to Smith This Fall
7/11/11 Insight: Geo Sleuths Find Clues to Ancient Environments in Bahamas
7/8/11 Insight: What Drew Early Settlers to Peruvian Highlands?
7/7/11 Insight: Designing Solar Energy System at Soon-to-Close Landfill
7/7/11 Insight: Using the Power of Computing to Study Early Christians, Muslims
7/8/11 Summer Research into Globalization, Sustainability in Costa Rica
7/6/11 Campus Police to Earn Reaccreditation
7/6/11 Construction on Campus: Capen and Sessions
7/6/11 Alumna Reflects About Time Spent at Smith