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Global Studies Center hosts Luma Mufleh ’97

Tomorrow, Thursday, November 29, the Global Studies Center presents a Global Salon—Building a Fugees Academy: Refugee Youth and Education. The event, which begins at noon, will feature Smith College alumna Luma Mufleh ’97, founder and director of Fugees Family, Inc. Luma will speak about her experience working with child survivors of war.

GSC Global Salons […]

Vespers to live-stream around the world

Following the success of last year’s live-streaming Christmas Vespers, Smith College will once again stream the show live. On Sunday, December 2 at 4 p.m. EST, alumnae around the world will be able to tune in to view the annual holiday tradition at Smith.

Last year’s Christmas Vespers live stream drew an impressive response with […]

Jamaican-born poet to read next week

Born in Jamaica to Afro-Jamaican and Venezuelan parents, Shara McCallum is a self-described Caribbean, Jamaican, American, African-American, West Indian woman writer. She will perform at Smith on Tuesday, December 4.

Shara earned a B.A. from the University of Miami, an M.F.A. from the University of Maryland, and a Ph.D. in Poetry and African American and […]

Smith Travel prepares for new season of alumnae trips

In 2013, Smith Travel is offering more than two dozen travel opportunities for alumnae and their families and friends. The first trip—Patagonian Frontiers—begins on January 4, 2013 and will allow participants to explore Argentina and Chile by land and sea.

Smith Travel is entering its thirty-sixth year of offering travel programs to the Smith community. […]

Argentine singer Liliana Herrero to give lecture and concert

This Thursday and Friday, November 15 and 16, the Global Studies Center (GSC) hosts Lilianna Herrero, renowned Argentinean musician. On Thursday, Herrero will give a lecture at Smith at 4:30 p.m. in Earle Recital Hall, Sage. The following day, she will be the special guest at a Global Salon and later that evening will team […]

Insight Dubai Conference applications due Monday

For the past few weeks, Smith students have had the opportunity to apply for college funding to attend next year’s Insight Dubai Conference. The annual conference is held each March at the Dubai Women’s College in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). Applications for this year’s conference are due Monday, November 12 at 9 a.m.

Approximately […]

Fulbright new season to launch next week

On Tuesday, November 13, U.S. citizens with 3.4+ GPA are invited to go to at Weinstein Auditorium to learn about the Fulbright Fellowship.

The Fulbright Fellowship allows recent graduates to spend a year in one of 155 countries. This year’s Fulbright Candidates will be speaking and taking questions at the event.

This fall, Smith College […]

Annual international food festival attracts hundreds

Learning about the world through the stomach: Monday's International Students' Day Food Festival was a huge success.

With a walk around the Campus Center Carroll Room, hundreds of Smith College students, faculty, and visitors took a gastronomical trip around the world this Monday afternoon.

Sponsored by the International Students Organization (ISO) and the […]

Lecture by Zen Master Subul Sunim scheduled

On Monday, Smith presents “Zen Meditation for Today: A New Approach by a Modern Korean Master”. The Venerable Subul Sunim is Head Teacher of the International Seon Center at Dongguk University in Seoul, Korea, and abbot of Beomeosa Temple of the Jogye Order of Korean Buddhism, the principal Buddhist denomination in Korea. He teaches a […]

Classics majors have diverse study abroad options

Classics majors at Smith College are in the unusual position of being required to study two unrelated foreign languages (Latin and Ancient Greek). Because of this, the Department of Classical Languages and Literatures encourages students to explore English-language study abroad options, with some programs offering an opportunity take Modern Greek or Italian language classes in […]