Welcome to Smithipedia!

Smithipedia is an online encyclopedia of Smith history. It can be used to answer frequently asked questions, to share information about events in Smith history and to start discussion threads.  Entries highlight Smith historical events, places, people, and activities.

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2 comments to Welcome to Smithipedia!

  • Anu Vyas '91

    Who is Wilder house named after?
    Anu Vyas ’91

  • nyoung

    Wilder House is named in honor of Harris H. Wilder and his wife, Inez Whipple Wilder, both members of Smith College’s Zoology Department, now known as the Biological Sciences department. Harrison H. Wilder taught at Smith between 1892-1928, Inez W. Wilder taught 1902-1929. FYI.

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