Ivy Day festivities, including the Alumnae Parade and senior class procession, will be held Saturday, May 16, 2015. The event will include remarks by President Kathleen McCartney and the Ivy Day Awards Convocation.
Juliet V. García—the first Hispanic woman to lead a U.S. college or university, and the woman whose decades of leadership at the University of Texas at Brownsville expanded educational opportunities for Hispanic and first-generation students—will deliver the address at Smith’s 137th Commencement ceremony, Sunday, May 17.
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