Smith College

Also found in: Acronyms, Wikipedia.

Smith College,

at Northampton, Mass.; undergraduate for women, graduate coeducational; chartered 1871, opened 1875 through a bequest of Sophia Smith. The first president, Laurenus Clark SeelyeSeelye, Laurenus Clark,
1837–1924, American educator and Congregational clergyman, b. Bethel, Conn., grad. Union College, 1857, and studied at Andover Theological Seminary and in Germany; brother of J. H. Seelye.
..... Click the link for more information.
, was influential in establishing high standards of scholarship. Smith is known for its junior-year-abroad program. It has a noted school of social work, and its art galleries are renowned for their collections of modern art. Its library has collections relating to music of the 16th and 17th cent., botany, women's history, and Jean Jacques Rousseau. The school participates in a cooperative program with Amherst, Hampshire, and Mount Holyoke colleges and the Univ. of Massachusetts.
The Columbia Electronic Encyclopedia™ Copyright © 2013, Columbia University Press. Licensed from Columbia University Press. All rights reserved.
References in classic literature ?
I remember the delight with which some six months ago I picked up the first "Dolittle" book in the Hampshire bookshop at Smith College in Northampton.
In 2016, Smith College Libraries decided to rebuild our website, moving away from a search box using tabs to a single search box.
The ACLU is pleased Smith College was receptive to many of our recommendations and is adopting new policies that will help address racial bias and profiling," says ACLU senior staff attorney Carl Takei.
Continue reading "Valerie Plame's Invitation to Speak at Smith College is the Latest Example of the Cult of BDS" at...
(Kathleen McCartney, arguing the pro side, is the president of the all-female Smith College in Massachusetts.
Caption: Parks was development director at Philander Smith College before heading to UA-Fort Smith.
Officers are investigating the running of Adam Smith College in Kirkcaldy, now part of Fife College, after two probes by forensic accountants.
He attended Hobart and William Smith College in New York and University of Hartford.
WASHINGTON -- Pakistan's ambassador to the United States Sherry Rehman has been awarded prestigious Smith College Medal for her extraordinary achievements and outstanding dedication to the rights of women.
McNally Smith College of Music will now offer a master's of music degree designed for performance majors in a variety of disciplines, beginning fall semester 2011.
Mr Brown was addressing students at Adam Smith College in Kirkcaldy, Fife, in his capacity as chancellor of the college.