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VICE Producer Gianna Toboni Discusses Trans Youth Issues

VICE Producer Gianna Toboni Discusses Trans Youth Issues

Features March 8, 2017 at 8:16 pm 0 comments

  Melanie Sayarath ‘17 Assistant Features Editor Charlotte told her parents at the age of 14 that she identifies as female. Without the support of her family, Charlotte, now 18, was unable to receive hormone-blocking treatments in her pre-adolescence, but has been able to receive estrogen treatments since moving toRead More

Engaging Identity: Exploring mental health and personal identity on the Smith campus

Engaging Identity: Exploring mental health and personal identity on the Smith campus

Features March 8, 2017 at 8:13 pm 0 comments

  Sophie Wilson ‘20 Contributing Writer Since February, the Smith College Wellness Center has been hosting a conference called Engaging Identity. The conference will run through April, and is made up of a combination of workshops, sit-down dinners, faculty presentations and a video series. Its goal is to provide aRead More

Horoscopes: Midterm edition

Features March 1, 2017 at 8:26 pm 0 comments

Aries We know you have a tendency to leap before you look, but try to schedule a little more time for yourself as papers and exams pile up. If you have a heavy week, plan time for relaxation whether it be through meditation, or spending time with a friend, soRead More

Inexpensive Tips For A Fun Spring Break

Inexpensive Tips For A Fun Spring Break

Features March 1, 2017 at 8:25 pm 0 comments

Alice Mungyu ‘19 Features Editor Staying on campus for spring break? Don’t let it get you down! There are plenty of things you can do and places you can go that will keep you busy. Most importantly, if you plan on staying for any part of spring break, don’t forgetRead More

Alternative Solutions to UTI

Features February 22, 2017 at 8:29 pm 0 comments

Alice Mungyu ‘19 Features Editor Today, one in two women will get a Urinary Tract Infection (UTI) in her lifetime, and one in five get recurring infections. Despite the magnitude of the problem, so much more attention goes to UTI treatment, not prevention. Uqora, a women’s health company, developed aRead More

Best Places to Grab Cocks in NoHo

Best Places to Grab Cocks in NoHo

Features February 22, 2017 at 8:27 pm 0 comments

  Melanie Sayarath ‘19 Assistant Features Editor Weekends at Smith are a peculiar thing. For many, the thought of venturing outside of one’s room for any other reason than to stock up on food from the dining halls would be stretch, while for others, the town of Northampton beckons. Admittedly,Read More

Workshop Recap– The art of small talk and networking with Rachel Simmons

Workshop Recap– The art of small talk and networking with Rachel Simmons

Features February 22, 2017 at 8:20 pm 0 comments

  Maryellen Stohlman-Vandrveen ‘19 Copy Editor At Rachel Simmons’ Feb. 10 workshop, “The Art of Small Talk and Networking,” Simmons impressed on a group of attending Smith students that small talk for the purpose of networking shouldn’t feel stodgy, fake or unpleasant. “This is not supposed to be like sittingRead 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

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

Applying to Summer Internships

Features February 8, 2017 at 8:11 pm 0 comments

Alice Mungyu ‘19 Features Editor Summer is fast approaching and that means it’s that time of the year again: applying to internships or research positions. To further ground their academic endeavors, students and recent graduates take on a temporary job to get hands-on experience in a field they’re interested in.Read More