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Final Greeting From The Sophian

Final Greeting From The Sophian

Break Special December 16, 2016 at 4:47 pm 0 comments

  Dear readers, Thank you for your continuous support this semester; we look forward to receiving your submissions and bringing you stories from all across campus, next semester! Good luck with finals and have a wonderful winter break! Hope to see you back next semester! 🙂 With love, The SophianRead More

Chapecoense Soccer Team Fatality

Chapecoense Soccer Team Fatality

Break Special, Sports December 1, 2016 at 8:26 pm 0 comments

  Cameo Tietje ‘ 18 Assistant Sports Editor   Brazil’s Chapecoense Soccer Team was on their way to the final of the Copa Sudamericana, the South American international soccer competition. Their country held high hopes for them and followed the tournament closely. As the plane flew over mountains in Columbia,Read More

President McCartney Declares Support For The Sanctuary Campus Movement

President McCartney Declares Support For The Sanctuary Campus Movement

Break Special, News December 1, 2016 at 8:21 pm 2 comments

Hira Humayun ’17 Editor in Chief On Nov. 28 President McCartney sent out an email to the Smith community expressing the institution’s commitment to protecting undocumented students and becoming a sanctuary campus. The statement came shortly after McCartney signed a statement issued by David Oxtoby, president of Pomona College, whichRead More

Trump and His Transition Team Further Split the Nation

Trump and His Transition Team Further Split the Nation

Break Special, Opinions December 1, 2016 at 8:21 pm 0 comments

Emily Kowalik ’18 Assistant Opinions Editor Many politicians and commentators have asked that Americans give Donald Trump a chance to prove that his presidency will be more temperate than his campaign, with a more moderate stance on issues he had previously taken a controversial stance on. In some ways TrumpRead More

BiRDMAN Live With Antonio Sanchez

BiRDMAN Live With Antonio Sanchez

Arts, Break Special December 1, 2016 at 8:20 pm 0 comments

  Zoya Azhar ’20 Contributing Writer “BiRDMAN Live” at the University of Massachusetts Fine Arts Center was part of jazz drummer Antonio Sanchez’s “Birdman Live Scoring Tour.” Sanchez was the composer of choice for the dark comedy “Birdman,” directed by Mexican director Alejandro González Iñárritu. The event involved Sanchez performingRead More

The Future of Paris Agreement Under Trump Administration

The Future of Paris Agreement Under Trump Administration

Break Special, Opinions December 1, 2016 at 8:17 pm 0 comments

Sophia Zhu ’18 Opinions Editor The 2015 Paris Agreement, ratified by hundreds of parties including the world’s two largest greenhouse gas emitters, China and the U.S., was no doubt a landmark on the long path of global climate change negotiations. Aiming to cut greenhouse gas emission and control global warmingRead More

Gilmore Girls: A Year In The Life

Gilmore Girls: A Year In The Life

Arts, Break Special December 1, 2016 at 8:10 pm 0 comments

Emily Wilson ’17 Contributing Writer I grew up watching Gilmore Girls with my mom. On snow days and sleepovers, I’d watch it with my friends. Even after rewatching the entire series more times than I could count, as pivotal moments in my life passed, I’d watch specific episodes that wentRead More

WOZQ to Host Radio Awareness Week December 2-9

WOZQ to Host Radio Awareness Week December 2-9

Break Special, Features December 1, 2016 at 8:04 pm 1 comment

Melanie Sayarath ’17 Assistant Features Editor Twice a year, Smith’s student organized radio station WOZQ hosts Radio Awareness Week. Radio Awareness Week, abbreviated as RAW, launches this year during the first week of December and will feature daily scheduled DIY activities throughout the week. The week will kick off onRead More