Take a tour of Wilson House with Leigh Johnston ’18. Named for Martha Wilson 1895, Wilson House is one of 10 houses in the “Great Quadrangle” or the Quad, a beautiful area set off from the main campus close to Paradise Pond. While the houses of the West Quad are larger than other Smith houses, there is still the classic Smith housing environment of community, support and fun. In this video, Leigh shares why she loves living at Wilson.
Meet Smith's Green Team, a student-led coalition dedicated to fostering sustainability at Smith by educating and supporting the campus community in efficient use of finite natural resources, attaining the greatest possible efficiencies and preventing pollution.
The Black Students’ Alliance (BSA) at Smith College is one of the oldest established cultural organizations on campus. BSA represents all students who identify as black regardless of socioeconomic status, religious beliefs or political affiliation. It aims to establish strong intercollegiate bonds between all black organizations within the Five College area, and to develop educational programs that promote awareness to the greater community.
The New York Historical Society was the setting for a presentation and conversation about “Reimagining Neilson in the 21st Century.” Smith President Kathleen McCartney, Dean and Provost of the College Katherine Rowe and celebrated designer Maya Lin discussed the changing role of college libraries, how the Smith community has been actively engaged in the transformation process, and fusing history and innovation in the Neilson Library redesign project. The event took place on February 11, 2016.
Nosotr@s provides a support network for Latinas at Smith and strives to embrace an active cultural, social and political exchange between students at Smith and other area colleges.
In 2015, Smith College and the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth launched the Smith-Tuck Business Bridge Program, an intensive business-skills education created for women studying at liberal arts colleges. Learn about the Smith-Tuck experience from the participants and why they would recommend it to others.
Join Chloe '16 and Alex '16 as they visit their favorite spots in downtown Northampton.
Please enjoy this special presentation that celebrates another season of hope
at Smith College.
We hope you will find our students’ stories as inspiring as we do.
Carol Christ and Paul Alpers
Kathleen McCartney, dean of the Harvard Graduate School of Education (HGSE) and an internationally recognized authority on child development and early education, has been selected as the 11th president of Smith College. Learn more about Kathleen McCartney...
More than 50 graduates of Smith’s “foreign legion”—that is, international students who came to Smith for the one-year American Studies Diploma Program (DIPL)—traveled to campus to celebrate the program’s fiftieth anniversary during All-Reunion weekend and to reminisce about what Smith meant—and continues to mean—in their lives.