Archive for February, 2017

Hopkins House Making Moves

Hopkins House Making Moves

News February 15, 2017 at 8:22 pm 0 comments

Last week, the Sophian published a story on Hopkins House becoming a possible POC housing option. The article mentioned that Hopkins residents review applications for housing independently; however, since publication, The Sophian had been contacted by sources within Hopkins house, who clarified that Residence Life does in fact review applicationsRead More

Controversies behind the Dakota Access Pipeline

Controversies behind the Dakota Access Pipeline

Opinions February 15, 2017 at 8:20 pm 0 comments

Emily Kowalik ’18 Assistant Opinions Editor The Trump administration is preparing to green light the Dakota Access Pipeline construction, rather than conducting a thorough review process. This pipeline mainly runs on a path diagonally through the Dakotas, Iowa and Illinois. It would be the first major pipeline to bring access to the Bakken oilRead More

Horoscopes

Features February 15, 2017 at 8:16 pm 0 comments

Aeris Calm down. Things might not be going your way today, but keep you temper. Just because your favorite cereal is gone doesn’t mean your week will go badly. Taurus Take it slow this week. I know you have deadlines but don’t try to finish it all in one go. Read More

Bodies as Canvases – Masterminds Behind the Scenes

Bodies as Canvases – Masterminds Behind the Scenes

Arts February 15, 2017 at 8:13 pm 0 comments

Patience Kayira ’20 Contributing Writer It takes valiant effort and athleticism to dance barefoot on the tips of one’s toes, high- demi pointe (in dance speech). Yes, there is no doubt that being a dancer requires high degrees of strength and perseverance. Yet it is the choreographer that creates theRead More

Bebe Miller Lecture Series: Syntax and Flow

Bebe Miller Lecture Series: Syntax and Flow

Arts February 15, 2017 at 8:09 pm 0 comments

Marissa Hank ’20 Contributing Writer Bebe Miller recently joined the Smith  community as the 2016-2017 William Allan Neilson Professor. Hosted by the Department of Dance, Professor Miller will deliver three public lectures and performances in a series. On Feb. 3, Miller presented the first of these public lectures. The titleRead More

Weekly Comic– I weep for humanity

Weekly Comic– I weep for humanity

Comic February 15, 2017 at 8:08 pm 0 comments

  If you want to submit a comic, email sophian@smith.edu!

Alum Spotlight– Victoria Schein

Alum Spotlight– Victoria Schein

Features February 15, 2017 at 8:04 pm 0 comments

Alice Mungyu ‘19 Features Editor At four, Victoria Schein fell in love with cars and began reading any automotive car magazine she could get her hands on. From Claremont California, Victoria Schein graduated from Smith in May 2016 with a Bachelor of Science in Engineering and a minor in StudioRead More

Smith College Basketball’s Senior Game

Smith College Basketball’s Senior Game

Sports February 15, 2017 at 7:28 pm 0 comments

  Cameo Tietje ’18 Sports Editor   Smith College seniors and basketball captains, Mandy Castro ’17 and Jade Chihara ’17, had their final home game on Saturday against Wheaton. The stands in Ainsworth Gymnasium were packed. Their teammates made posters for their graduating seniors, which were hung up around Ainsworth.Read More

Upcoming Schedule

Sports February 8, 2017 at 8:36 pm 0 comments

Fri, Feb. 10 Track and Field: At Boston University 2 p.m. Sat, Feb. 11 Track and Field: At MIT Invitational 12 p.m. Sat, Feb. 11 Basketball: Vs. Wheaton College 2 p.m. Wed, Feb. 15 Basketball: At Mount Holyoke 7 p.m.

Round ’Em Up

Sports February 8, 2017 at 8:35 pm 0 comments

Sat, Feb. 4 Basketball: At MIT L 70-83 Sat, Feb. 4 Swimming and Diving: At Mount Holyoke W 167-119