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An interview with President McCartney Reflections on her fourth year in office

An interview with President McCartney Reflections on her fourth year in office

News May 20, 2017 at 5:52 pm 0 comments

  Katherine Hazen ‘18 Editor-in-chief As another school-year draws to a close, President Kathleen McCartney talked with The Sophian to reflect on the past rather tumultuous year and where Smith is headed. What was the highlight or biggest achievement for Smith this year? One of the most significant external eventsRead More

President McCartney Responds to Trump’s Travel Ban

President McCartney Responds to Trump’s Travel Ban

News February 15, 2017 at 8:23 pm 0 comments

Hira Humayun ’17 and Katherine Hazen ’18 Editor-in-chief and Associate Editor In a letter to the Smith community on Feb. 7, President McCartney reaffirmed her commitment to protecting undocumented students as well as students from the seven countries affected by the Trump administration’s travel ban. This email came shortly afterRead More

Interview With President McCartney

Interview With President McCartney

News December 8, 2016 at 8:14 pm 0 comments

Hira Humayun ’17 Editor-in-chief What prompted you to write the open letter to Steve Bannon following his comments and whose idea was it initially? Was there any point of contention when you were talking to the other presidents? I heard from several alumnae who said, “You should really write aRead More

A Tale of Two Friends: A Conversation with Kathy

Features December 8, 2016 at 8:11 pm 0 comments

Traci Williams ’ac Staff Writer On Friday afternoon Oct. 28, I sat alone in the first aisle seat of the second row in the far left section of Sweeney Hall. I was preparing my thoughts for what I may or may not learn at the Implicit Bias Workshop, when sheRead More

Smith Holds Its Annual Convocation Ceremony

Smith Holds Its Annual Convocation Ceremony

News September 15, 2016 at 8:27 pm 0 comments

Molly McGuire ’18 News Editor On Sept. 7, President Kathleen McCartney greeted Smith students returning from their summer vacations as she began the annual Convocation ceremony. Students sat with their houses and chanted their house cheers or just yelled in excitement as the beginning of the year was officially aboutRead More

Photo by Carolyn Brown '16
Chief Diversity Officer Dwight Hamilton (front) and President Kathleen McCartney (back) participated in a town hall listening session about race on campus on Nov. 23.

Administration Fields Questions About Race in Town Hall Forum

News November 28, 2015 at 9:00 am 0 comments

Katherine Hazen ’18, News Editor Rachel Farber ’16, Assistant News Editor Chief Diversity Officer Dwight Hamilton, President Kathleen McCartney and Associate Dean Jennifer Walters answered questions from students and listened to their concerns in a town hall forum moderated by L’Tanya Richmond, Staff Director of Multicultural Affairs, Monday afternoon inRead More