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Smith’s Pan-Asian activist organization

Features April 6, 2017 at 7:08 pm 0 comments

Hira Humayun ‘17 Staff Writer Smith’s Pan-Asians in Action is a new support and activist group on campus, focused on uniting the Asian/American/Pacific Islander community on campus. PAIA’s seven founding members began meeting last semester, but discussion regarding the formation of the group had been ongoing for several years. WithRead More

Horoscopes: April Fools’ Edition

Features March 29, 2017 at 8:09 pm 0 comments

Aries Make sure to watch where you step this week. Watch closely. Taurus Good things are coming your way. Good things are walking right up to you and saying hello. Good things are wondering why you don’t recognize them. Good things are saying, “we had that yoga class together lastRead More

Study More Effectively Today

Study More Effectively Today

Features March 29, 2017 at 8:07 pm 0 comments

  Alice Mungyu ‘19 Features Editor College can be hard. With no parental supervision and the challenge of preparing yourself for the real world, you can get lost in the midst of it all. Follow the strategies below to be a successful A++ student. Multitask: Fifteen minutes on this subject,Read More

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