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Photos by Mia Council '16 | First Generation is based in Springfield, MA.

Interview with the Cast of First Generation

Features September 26, 2013 at 9:00 am 0 comments

  Mia Council ’16 Features Editor First Generation is an artistic ensemble based in Springfield, MA. It brings together young adults aged 15 to 22 for “intensive artistic training, inter-generational mentoring, research, self-reflection, and dialogue,” according to performanceproject.org.  Members create powerful, “living poetry” pieces about their experiences and perspectives from allRead More

Interview with Afreen Gandhi

Arts April 25, 2013 at 9:00 am 0 comments

Jackie Leahy ’14 Associate Editor   Afreen Gandhi ’15 urges you to come to the Directing I showcase of ten-minute plays.   Are the plays all different? Yes, there are eleven different ten minute plays.   Are the actors all Smithies? Yes, all the actors are Smithies, though we evenRead More

The Chocolate Drops Drop into Northampton

Arts April 11, 2013 at 9:00 am 0 comments

Jackie Leahy ’14 Arts Editor Cellist Layla McCullough of the Carolina Chocolate Drops, a band performing at the Calvin tomorrow, is a former Smithie. When did you first begin playing music? I started playing through the public school system in New Jersey. I was eight years old. Where are youRead More

Captain’s Corner: Softball

Sports April 11, 2013 at 9:00 am 0 comments

Tessa Clark ’13 Comstock/Chemistry Brittany Purington ’13 Morrow/Educatio/Child Studies When did you start playing softball? What spiked your interest in the sport? I started playing little league softball when I was around nine years old. I always loved the sport and for me it was the most fun to play.Read More

Spotlight: Smith’s “Halloween Queen,” DJ Mara Keledei ’16

Arts April 11, 2013 at 9:00 am 0 comments

Zane Razzaq ’15 Arts Editor What is your role in WOZQ? I am a music director and I also have [a] specialties show called “The Graveyard Shift.” I work with promo companies, and they send us new music every week. They’ll send us about 20 physical albums and a bunchRead More

Running for a Reason: When Giving Back is Personal

Features April 4, 2013 at 9:00 am 0 comments

Evelyn Crunden ’13 Features Editor Every now and then Smith students give back to their communities in ways that touch and impact more than just those of us in the Smith bubble. As part of the American Medical Athletic Association’s “Run Boston” program, Julia Edwards ’15 will be running aRead More

Athlete’s Block: Basketball

Sports March 7, 2013 at 9:00 am 0 comments

The Pioneers made Smith basketball history this season when they earned a place in the NCAA Division III Championships for the very first time. Undaunted by this feat, the Pioneers continued to set records this season by marking their NCAA debut with an amazing 80-58 victory over No. 8 UniversityRead More

Photo courtesy of Alice Howe '16

Alice Howe ’13: Artist in the Studio

Arts February 7, 2013 at 9:00 am 0 comments

Jackie Leahy ’14 Arts Editor How would you describe your music? I call myself a folk singer-songwriter. I believe my music embodies the peaceful, nostalgic, sometimes sorrowful sound characteristic of folk music. I try to tell a story in my lyrics, whether it’s a story of love, loss or joy.Read More