Celebrating Collaborations
Otelia Cromwell Day
Sherrerd Teaching Prizes
sherrerd Day
Smith in the World
Mountain Day
Julia Child Day
Julia Child Day

2014 Schedule

This year's Otelia Cromwell Day celebrates its 25th anniversary with a week-long series of events including an interactive, student-organized exhibit in Nolen Art Lounge featuring Smith's version of Michele's Norris' "Race Card Project." Other events include a poetry reading and conversation on race by renowned poets Elizabeth Alexander and Nikky Finney; a public talk by black woman writer Sheree R. Thomas; a museum gallery talk about race; a cultural performance at the Helen Hills Hills Chapel featuring historical black women; and a closing celebration with a potato bar, cupcakes and live music from three Smith student choirs. See "Related Events" for full event descriptions, dates and times.

Thursday, November 6

Ceremony and Keynote Address

1 p.m.

“Eavesdropping on America’s Conversation on Race,” by Michele Norris, award-winning journalist. Welcome by President Kathleen McCartney; poetry reading by Chinyere Davis ’16.
Sweeney Concert Hall, Sage Hall

Afternoon Workshops

2:45–4 p.m.

4:10–5:30 p.m.