Archive for September, 2011

My memories of September 11th will forever be intertwined with Smith. It was my first year, and we had just started classes. I was sitting in the Cushing dining room, paging through the New York Times, when one of the student workers came out of the kitchen and told me that, according to the radio, […]


Today is Convocation at Smith. While I loved many of Smith’s traditions, this one was my favorite. The fact that we were all in that room together—it was so energizing! All of these incredible people were dressed up, yelling, banging on chairs, excited by the virtue of being Smithies, by being Smith. This video captures […]