Archive for February, 2013

Campus Has Avoided Flu for Now

News February 7, 2013 at 9:00 am 0 comments

Maddie Goldstein ’16 Contributing Writer During winter break the flu took the nation by storm, but it seems to have spared the Smith College campus. This flu season was one of the worst yet, with thousands of flu victims documented in only the first month. Only a few students haveRead More

New Program Gives Language Learners a Jumpstart

Features February 7, 2013 at 9:00 am 0 comments

Danielle McColgan ’14 Contributing Writer As the nation continues to recognize an increasingly globalizing 21st century, a new international education program has emerged to keep Smith at the forefront of the surge. Beginning in July, the Office of Nondegree Programs will unveil a pilot program for girls around the worldRead More

Basketball Continues Dominant Streak

Sports February 7, 2013 at 9:00 am 0 comments

Megan Bowles ’15 Sports Editor The Pioneers earned their seventh straight win on Saturday with a 71-50 victory over the United States Coast Guard Academy. The win advanced Smith’s record to 19-2 overall and 13-1 in the NEWMAC. After averaging 14 points, 3.3 assists, and 2.7 steals per game inRead More

Swimming and Diving Ends Regular Season at Mount Holyoke

Sports February 7, 2013 at 9:00 am 0 comments

Megan Bowles ’15 Sports Editor Smith Swimming and Diving finished their regular season with a 160-135 dual meet loss to Mount Holyoke on Saturday. Jenika Parson ’13 won both diving events and Mackenzie Bradley ’13 picked up wins for the Pioneers in three events. Parson scored 234.35 on the 1-meterRead More

Smith Students Celebrate Super Bowl Sunday

Sports February 7, 2013 at 9:00 am 0 comments

Megan Bowles ’15 Sports Editor Last Sunday, Smith students from various houses across campus gathered in front of their televisions to watch as the Baltimore Ravens defeated the San Francisco 49ers in Super Bowl XLVII, the highest rated game in television history. Students from Baltimore and the Bay area hadRead More