Steve Waksman, Professor of Music and American Studies at Smith College, gives a historical view of the cultural evolution of jazz.
As a guest of Smith College’s Poetry Center, prized American poet Gerald Stern read from a collection of his works.
As part of their celebration for the new Jandon Center for Community Engagement, former U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan was invited to speak at Smith College.
Social media specialist danah boyd looks at the ways in which society and technology intersect in the lives of young people.
Lessig claims money now equals free speech, and hopes to show how recent Supreme Court rulings regarding campaign finance have corrupted the democratic process
Activist Gloria Steinem was invited back to Smith College to be part of the 2016 Presidential Colloquium
Smith alumna, Jane Addams, took it upon herself to establish Hull House with the goal of bettering the lives of lower class families.
Highlighting a recent exhibition of photographs documenting human rights violations in Syria, three activists and scholars came together to discuss the conflict.
Department Chair of Psychology at Smith College, Patricia DiBartolo, spoke about the crippling side effects of perfectionism
Department Chair of Sociology and associate professor at Smith College, Marc Steinberg, spoke about the role of labor laws in Victorian England as a part of Smith’s Chaired Professor Lecture series.