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Bringing Italy to the dinner table, one olive tree at a time

Bringing Italy to the dinner table, one olive tree at a time

Features April 19, 2017 at 8:21 pm 0 comments

  Tyra Wu ‘19 Associate Editor  As a first year, Julia Franchi Scarselli ’18 decided to enter Draper on a whim. She received an email about a participant who needed a teammate to create a prototype using Rhino, a design program that she was familiar with, and decided to helpRead More

Amidst construction concerns, Smith Approves plan for new lift system

Amidst construction concerns, Smith Approves plan for new lift system

News March 29, 2017 at 8:18 pm 0 comments

  Maryellen Stohlman-Vanderveen‘19 Staff Writer New concerns about the effect that the Neilson Library renovation project will have on student tardiness have pushed the Smith administration to approve a plan which will install a new lift system to help students get to class on time during center campus construction. TheRead More

Hair in the Shower Drain – Problem Solving Through Art at Smith College

Hair in the Shower Drain – Problem Solving Through Art at Smith College

Arts March 29, 2017 at 8:13 pm 0 comments

Phoebe Little ’20 Contributing Writer As a college student, it’s important to find a work/life balance. When people are busy and stressed out, self-care often is the first thing to go. Self care is important because it’s easy to get burnt out by studying all the time and never takingRead 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

Bodies as Canvases – Masterminds Behind the Scenes

Bodies as Canvases – Masterminds Behind the Scenes

Arts February 15, 2017 at 8:13 pm 0 comments

Patience Kayira ’20 Contributing Writer It takes valiant effort and athleticism to dance barefoot on the tips of one’s toes, high- demi pointe (in dance speech). Yes, there is no doubt that being a dancer requires high degrees of strength and perseverance. Yet it is the choreographer that creates theRead More

Smith College Basketball’s Senior Game

Smith College Basketball’s Senior Game

Sports February 15, 2017 at 7:28 pm 0 comments

  Cameo Tietje ’18 Sports Editor   Smith College seniors and basketball captains, Mandy Castro ’17 and Jade Chihara ’17, had their final home game on Saturday against Wheaton. The stands in Ainsworth Gymnasium were packed. Their teammates made posters for their graduating seniors, which were hung up around Ainsworth.Read More

SCBB Winter Recap

SCBB Winter Recap

Sports February 1, 2017 at 7:41 pm 0 comments

Cameo Tietje ’18 Sports Editor While the rest of us were soaking up some sun, working at internships or binge watching Netflix shows, Smith College Basketball was hard at work in the middle of their season. SCBB started off break with a win against Salve Regina 66-25 in Newport, RhodeRead More

On The Open Letter To The Smith Community From Professor Folsom

On The Open Letter To The Smith Community From Professor Folsom

Opinions November 10, 2016 at 8:28 pm 0 comments

  Liz Curran-Groome ’18 Staff Writer The Smith administration’s disregard for pay parity between male and female adjunct professors has been brought to light in an open letter by adjunct faculty member Jenny Folsom. The following information has been culled through previously confidential communication with Folsom. Until the publication ofRead More

OpEd: Dear Members of the Smith Community

OpEd: Dear Members of the Smith Community

Opinions November 10, 2016 at 8:23 pm 1 comment

  Jenny Folsom Adjunct Faculty I write to express my concern regarding the widespread discriminatory practices at Smith College, particularly in the wake of the recent article in the Boston Globe alleging pregnancy discrimination.  Despite Smith’s immediate dismissal of the brave women who came forward, I have decided to shareRead More

A Closer Look at Smith’s BSA

Features October 27, 2016 at 8:18 pm 0 comments

Traci Williams ’AC Contributing Writer One could find the ABC’s of Smith College’s Black Students’ Alliance (BSA) on the Smith Social Network (SSN) easily. One would learn BSA is Smith’s first and oldest Unity Organization, founded in 1969, but would not learn that this founding occurred barely a year beforeRead More