A Smith tradition since 1876, when it commemorated the birthday of George Washington, Rally Day is highlighted by a festive all-college gathering at which distinguished alumnae are awarded Smith College Medals by the president.
Rally Day 2016
Four extraordinary alumnae are being honored for their contributions to their communities and the world as 2016 Smith Medalists. This year’s medalists are arts patron Joan White Harris ’52, business leader Phebe Novakovic ’79, social justice activist Kim (Rea) Carey ’89 and documentary filmmaker Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy ’02.
This year’s honorees will receive their medals at a ceremony on Rally Day set for Wednesday, February 17, 2016. More...