Post Tagged with: "interview"

Smith Athlete of the Week: Bethany Claps ’16

Smith Athlete of the Week: Bethany Claps ’16

Sports October 8, 2015 at 10:28 am 0 comments

  Natalia Kreciglowa ’18 Assistant Sports Editor What’s your name, year, major and house? I am Bethany Claps, class of 2016, engineering science major, King House. How did you get involved in lacrosse, and when did you get started? I started sophomore year in high school, but I had noRead More

Singer-songwriter Katie Costello, who will be performing at Smith next week, is releasing a new EP.

Interview with Pop Singer Katie Costello

Arts October 8, 2015 at 9:22 am 0 comments

  Becca Damante ’17 Arts Editor Self-proclaimed “rebel pop singer-songwriter” Katie Costello has a voice that is equally charming, quirky and hauntingly beautiful. In advance of her show at Smith on Oct.15, I had a chance to chat with her about her experience as a musician and about her newestRead More

Life after Smith: From Classics to Communications

Features October 8, 2015 at 9:00 am 0 comments

Grace Oliver ’18 Contributing Writer Jennifer Beane ’01 has paved a successful career as Director of Alumni and Development at her former high school. What was your major at Smith? I was a double major in art history and classical studies. In what ways did your area of study helpRead More

Interview with Social Justice and Equality Chair Nancy Chen

News November 14, 2013 at 9:00 am 0 comments

Rebecca Raskin ’16 Assistant Features Editor Nancy Chen ’15, with hair dyed bright red and a personality to match, is the chair of the Student Government Social Justice and Equality Committee. The Diversity Reps in each house report to her. The Sophian asked Chen about her experiences at Smith and howRead More

Smithie On the Street: Fashion Column

Smithie On the Street: Fashion Column

Features November 14, 2013 at 9:00 am 0 comments

  Mia Council ’16 Features Editor Rosalie Grey Lamb Smith ’15 is a studio art major and resident of Tenney House who is going to Glasgow next semester for art school. I had the pleasure of discussing her thoughts on fashion. Mia Council: What are you wearing right now? RosalieRead More

An Interview with Madeline Klein, Con Chair of Conbust

Features October 31, 2013 at 9:00 am 0 comments

Rebecca Raskin ’16 Assistant Features Editor What is Conbust? Madeline Klein: Conbust is a convention devoted to women in science fiction and fantasy – genres that have been dominated mostly by men. It hosts a wonderful array of guests – from authors, to editors, to gamers, to comic bookers, toRead More

An Interview With Professor of German Studies Joe McVeigh

News October 24, 2013 at 9:00 am 0 comments

Olivia Goodman ’14 News Editor Joe McVeigh, Professor of German Studies and director of the German Studies Junior Year Abroad Program in Hamburg this fall, is making several trips to Vienna to speak on Ingeborg Bachmann, the subject of his most recent book Ingeborg Bachmann Wien 1946-1953 (Ingeborg Bachmann’s Vienna),Read More

An Interview with Quick Brown Fox, Five Colleges Literary Magazine

Features October 24, 2013 at 9:00 am 0 comments

Rebecca Raskin ’16 Assistant Features Editor   What is Quick Brown Fox? Emma Binder: Quick Brown Fox is the literary journal of the Five Colleges that hosts events [and] readings and releases a publication once a year. We aim to build a community of writers that connects the colleges andRead More

Kyle Kaplan '15 | Artist of the Month Afreen Gandhi

Artist of the Month: Afreen Gandhi ’15

Arts October 10, 2013 at 9:00 am 0 comments

Kyle Kaplan ’15 Arts Editor KK: When did you start to work on your most recent play, Mehru, and why? I’m assuming that, since your mother wrote a collection of short stories, you had a number to choose from. What about the one you produced for this weekend appealed to you? Was there a specific experience? AG: IRead More

Weird Al Comes to Northampton: An Exclusive One-on-One Interview With The Sophian

Arts October 3, 2013 at 9:00 am 0 comments

Jackie Leahy ’14 Staff Writer “Weird Al” Yankovic is coming to the Calvin Theater this Sunday, Oct. 6, at 8 p.m. The author of two children’s books and numerous song parodies, including “Amish Paradise,” “Perform this Way” and “White and Nerdy,” spoke to the Sophian from his New York CityRead More