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Tziona Breitbart '16

Narratives of Dress: Two-Day Symposium Looks at Role of Fashion in the Classroom

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

  Olivia Goodman ’14 News Editor Last weekend Smith welcomed speakers and guests for the symposium “Narratives of Dress: What Can a Garment Say?” In the lead-up to the symposium, photographs and museum vitrines had been displayed throughout campus showcasing items from Smith’s own dress collection, and students were alsoRead More

Photo by Anna Weston '17 | The symposium, focused on the evolving role of women in the Central Intelligence Agency, discussed the womens’ personal experience involved in the organization.

“From Typist to Trailblazer” Panel Gives Insight on Women in CIA

News November 7, 2013 at 9:00 am 0 comments

  Anya Gruber ’16 Assistant News Editor The symposium “From Typist to Trailblazer: The Evolving View of Women in the CIA’s Workforce” occurred last Wednesday, October 30, at 4:00 pm in the Campus Center Carroll Room. The symposium began with a welcome introduction with Joseph Lambert, the Director of CIARead More

Photo by Leah Henry '17 | Chelsea Villareal (pictured) spoke of her experience in Egypt at the conference.

Barnard Hosts Women in Public Services Project

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

  Olivia Goodman ’14 News Editor On Thursday, Sept. 26, the Women in Public Service Project convened for a symposium at Barnard College called “Global Conversation: Why the U.N. Must Focus on Women’s Leadership.” The event, hosted by the WPSP, Barnard College President Debora Spar and the Woodrow Wilson InternationalRead More

Narratives of Dress

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

Sarah Liggera ’17 Contributing Writer Over the years, dress has become a language in and of itself: a way of expressing yourself as a person, your beliefs, your interests. When I came out, the first thing I did, no matter how shallow it may seem, was cut my hair, changeRead More

In Conversation with Ruchira Gupta: Steinem Returns to Alma Mater for a Discussion on Human Trafficking

Features April 18, 2013 at 9:00 am 0 comments

Danielle McClogan ’14 Contributing Writer This evening at 7:00 p.m. in John M. Greene Hall, Gloria Steinem ’56 and Ruchira Gupta will give the keynote address to introduce a two-day symposium at Smith entitled, “Trafficking Sex: Politics, Policy, Personhood.” This will mark Steinem’s second trip to Smith this year, asRead More

Symposium Looks at Role of Arts in Arab World

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

Olivia Goodman ’14 News Editor On Tuesday, April 2, the symposium “Youth Voices in the Arab World: The Arts as an Agent of Social Change” was held in Weinstein Auditorium. The symposium ran all evening and included a panel discussion, refreshments, the play Palestine and a closing question and answerRead More