Volunteer Leadership ConferenceSept. 11–13, 2014
Janet Wright Ketcham ’53Helping girls in Afghanistan
The Griffin SistersProtecting groundwater


what Smith women are doing now

  • Fate and Family
    Fate and Family

    In “Postcards From Cookie: A Memoir of Motherhood, Miracles, and a Whole Lot of Mail,” Caroline Clarke ’85 writes about discovering her birth mother and the universal issues of identity, faith, loss and love.

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  • Vintage Vanguard
    Vintage Vanguard

    Inspired by vintage clothing, actress turned designer Shareen Mitchell ’80 runs a million-dollar business based in Los Angeles, dresses celebrities and has even had her own reality show.

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lifelong exploration and discovery


events and programs for alumnae and friends


news of the campus

  • Sixth Smithie Swims English Channel
    Sixth Smithie Swims English Channel

    Paige Christie ’15 hopes to become the sixth Smithie to complete the approximately 21-mile swim in waters known for “chop,” large transport ships, debris and stinging jellyfish.

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  • Summertime Science
    Summertime Science

    Sara Pruss, associate professor of geosciences, leads Summer Science and Engineering high-school students on a tour of Mount Tom, composed of volcanic rock formed some 200 million years ago.

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  • Goal Oriented
    Goal Oriented

    Smith’s lacrosse midfielder Jessica Lillquist ’15 talks about winning and losing, lucky sticks and being a student athlete, and her secret to being the Pioneers’ leading scorer.

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