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Smith College Profcast - Steven Heydemann: Syria Beyond the Headlines

Steven Heydemann, Janet Wright Ketcham 1953 Professor in Middle East Studies, discusses the Syrian uprising and the conflict dynamics that continue to unfold in Syria today. In this video podcast series, Smith College professors from a range of academic disciplines discuss timely and thought-provoking topics related to their teaching, research and academic interests. The series showcases a range of ideas and perspectives, the vibrant community of scholars at Smith, and the intellectual excitement Smith students experience every day. Subscribe to the podcast here

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Smith College Profcast - Gary Felder Explains Gravitational Waves

Smith physicist Gary Felder explains why the discovery of gravitational waves, first detected in September 2015 but predicted by Albert Einstein a century ago, was an enormous historic event.

In this podcast series, Smith College professors from a range of academic disciplines discuss timely and thought-provoking topics related to their teaching, research and academic interests. The series showcases a range of ideas and perspectives, the vibrant community of scholars at Smith, and the intellectual excitement Smith students experience every day. Subscribe to the podcast here

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Creating Community: The Black Students' Alliance

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.

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About a First-Year: Gwen ’19, Episode 5

Aditi, Gwen and Adrianna are halfway through their first year at Smith. They are starting the spring semester, each with a little something different on their minds.

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About a First-Year: Adrianna ’19, Episode 5

Aditi, Gwen and Adrianna are halfway through their first year at Smith. They are starting the spring semester, each with a little something different on their minds.

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About a First-Year: Aditi ’19, Episode 5

Aditi, Gwen and Adrianna are halfway through their first year at Smith. They are starting the spring semester, each with a little something different on their minds.

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Smith Athletes - Diving with CeCe

Meet Smith College senior CeCe Arrison '16, who represented the swimming and diving team at the 2016 NCAA Division III Championships.

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The Stones of MacLeish

"Every rock has a story,” says John Brady, the Mary Elizabeth Moses Professor in the Smith College geosciences department. The rocks at Smith’s MacLeish Field Station in Whately, Massachusetts, have an incredible story to tell and it begins 200 million years ago. Watch as Professor Brady explains.

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Reimagining Neilson in the 21st Century

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.

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All About Nosotr@s

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.