Southwest Florida

The Southwest Florida (Naples, Sanibel and Fort Myers) alumnae have been getting together in an organized fashion since the mid 1980s.  Membership consists of both permanent and seasonal alumnae; most are retired, and have been happy getting together a few times a year for….

The group’s key mission is to serve as a conduit for Smith College information and to keep Smith alumnae connected to Smith.

Club president/contact: Dennielle Downes ’00


February 6, 2013: 3rd Annual Artful Reception for the Seven Sisters
SW Florida alumnae from the Historic Seven Sisters Colleges will be holding their 3rd annual social gathering in Naples, FL, on Wednesday, February 6, 2013, 5:00-7:00 p.m.

Alumnae of Barnard, Bryn Mawr, Mt. Holyoke, Radcliffe, Smith, Vassar (alumni), and Wellesley College are all cordially invited to attend an Artful Reception with wine & hors d’oeuvres at DeBruyne Fine Art Gallery at 275 Broad Ave South, Naples, FL 34102. Email:

Women for the World: Smith’s Vision for the 21st Century

February 7, 2013: President Carol T. Christ’s visit

President Christ will be in Naples on February 7, to provide exclusive details about Smith’s ambitious new campaign, Women for the World, which promises to reimagine the liberal arts for the 21st century.