Hanami (literally "flower viewing") is the Japanese traditional custom of enjoying the beauty of flowers, especially cherry blossoms.
On Saturday, April 14, Smith’s Japanese culture organization, Sazanami, will host the Five College Hanami Festival, celebrating the Japanese tradition of flower-viewing. The event is being co-sponsored by the Five College East Asian Program and the [...]
Nationally recognized as a center for the study of Africa, the Five Colleges work together to provide a program in African Studies.
Each participating college (Smith, Mount Holyoke, Amherst, Hampshire, and the University of Massachusetts at Amherst) sustains its own programs and courses relating to Africa. The Five College African Studies Council promotes collaboration and [...]