Smith “alumnae” are well represented on film and television.
Susan (Candice Bergen), Carnal Knowledge
Joanne Kramer (Meryl Streep), Kramer vs. Kramer
Mrs. X (Laura Linney), The Nanny Diaries
Charlotte York (Kristin Davis), Sex and the City
Emily Gilmore (Kelly Bishop), The Gil-
Ainsley Hayes (Emily Procter), The West Wing
Dr. Cristina Yang (Sandra Oh), Grey’s Anatomy
Alice Washington (Cybill Shepherd), Mrs. Washington Goes to Smith
Real Smith alumnae have been portrayed on film as well.
Julia Child ’34 (Meryl Streep), Julie & Julia
Penny Chenery ’43 (Diane Lane), Secretariat
Sylvia Plath ’55 (Gwyneth Paltrow), Sylvia
If you're still not sure where a Smith education can take you, consider our outstanding record of alumnae achievement. Among our accomplished alumnae are: