In our final episode of “About a First-Year,” Gwen talks about what surprised her most about Smith professors, Aditi reveals her biggest (and secret) challenge in adapting to living in America and Adrianna explains how she will help this September’s incoming first-years adapt to college life.
In her Commencement address, U.S. Chief Technology Officer Megan Smith urged members of the Smith class of 2016 to tap their own “creative confidence” to help change the world. View all of the 2016 commencement coverage here.
Take a tour of Wilson House with Leigh Johnston ’18. Named for Martha Wilson 1895, Wilson House is one of 10 houses in the “Great Quadrangle” or the Quad, a beautiful area set off from the main campus close to Paradise Pond. While the houses of the West Quad are larger than other Smith houses, there is still the classic Smith housing environment of community, support and fun. In this video, Leigh shares why she loves living at Wilson.
As Smith College celebrates receiving a record number of applications for admission for the ninth straight year, Vice President for Enrollment Audrey Smith speaks about the power of endowed scholarships to make the dream of a Smith education possible for talented students from around the world.
Meet Smith's Green Team, a student-led coalition dedicated to fostering sustainability at Smith by educating and supporting the campus community in efficient use of finite natural resources, attaining the greatest possible efficiencies and preventing pollution.