Humanity in Action accepting applications from Smithies for summer fellowship

Humanity in Action is currently accepting applications from talented college students and recent graduates who are intellectually gifted, mature, independent and passionate about social justice and human rights. Current sophomores, juniors, seniors and 2012 and 2013 graduates are eligible to apply.

Humanity in Action Fellowships bring together international groups of college students and recent graduates [...]

Europe participation challenge a success

Last fiscal year, Smith Club leaders in Europe challenged their classmates to improve their participation percentage by having more alumnae make gifts to the college. As of June 30, 2013, Smith alumnae in Europe increased their participation from 15% to 26%.

The Europe: Stand and Be Counted challenge boosted alumnae participation and helps improve [...]

11 days to go in European fundraising challenge

Smith College’s European alumnae are only 11 days away from the end of an exciting fundraising participation challenge.

Europe: Stand and Be Counted Challenge challenged alumnae to raise Smith’s percentage of alumnae who make a gift—of any size—to the college each year. Why is participation so important? Well, one of the inputs to the US [...]

European alumnae challenged to “Stand and Be Counted”

 

Smith College recently challenged European alumnae to raise their percentage of participation in making gifts to the college. The Europe: Stand and Be Counted challenge aims to double European alumnae participation from last year’s 15% to 30% by March 23.

To reach the goal, 145 more Smithies in Europe need to give. Many alumnae [...]

International alumna inducted into new Athletic Hall of Fame

Paola Prins '86 will be among the first inducted into the Smith College Pioneers Athletic Hall of Fame this fall.

Smith recently announced the inaugural class of the Smith College Pioneer Athletic Hall of Fame. The 12 individuals and one team that make up the class will be officially inducted in a gala to [...]

Alumnae invited to Smith in Europe reunion

Information about this year’s Smith in Europe reunion, Amsterdam: Crossing Borders and Pushing Boundaries, is now available. The reunion, which will take place May 31 through June 3, 2012, is being hosted by the Smith College Club of the Netherlands.

Alumnae will have a chance to reconnect with Smith and fellow alumnae in Europe while [...]

Smith prepares for summer events in Europe, Asia

This summer, Smith will host events for alumnae in Europe and Asia.

Smith in Europe will bring together European alumnae, guest speakers, and Smith faculty for a weekend exploring Amsterdam.  The event, which will take place the first weekend in June, will serve as a reunion for European alumnae.

Meanwhile, President Carol T. Christ, faculty, [...]

Smith sends 18 Fulbright Fellows to 14 countries

Smith celebrated a new record this week, when it learned that 18 recently-graduated students from the class of 2011 had been awarded Fulbright Fellowships. The college also hit four other records this year, as the college with the highest number of Fulbright applicants (40), applications to 30 different countries, the most finalists (29), and the [...]