Skaff '15 Earns Fulbright to Brazil

Sophia Skaff '15 has been named the recipient of a prestigious 2016-17 Fulbright Award to Brazil, where she will work as an English teaching assistant while furthering her interest in public health in Latin America. "I'm looking forward to experiencing and learning about a new culture, people and language," says Skaff, who majored in international relations and minored in Spanish and Hispanic stu...  More >>

Seventh Annual Arts Experience Festival

The seventh annual Arts Experience, a festival celebrating inclusion and the arts, will gather HWS and community members from across the region to engage in activities and events built around this year's theme of "Generations: Art of All Ages." The festival, which runs from Friday, April 1 through Friday, April 8, will explore intergenerational connection and artistic expression. Facilitated thro...  More >>

An International Education for Fulbright Winner

The Ancient Greek word paideia refers to the cultural and academic education of the whole person -- mind and body, morals and virtue. In Modern Greek the term, loosely translated, refers to "children." It is this intersection of meanings that has resonated for Jeanine Cryan '15 during her experience as a 2015-16 Fulbright U.S. Student Award recipient based in Greece. "The Greek cultural value of ...  More >>

Payne '73 Receives Highest Alumna Honor

Internationally renowned for her specialization in sociolinguistics and cultural anthropology, and with expertise in communication disorders including diagnosis, treatment and bilingual issues, the William Smith Alumnae Association recently presented Dr. Kay Payne '73 with its highest honor - the Alumna Achievement Award. Payne, professor of communication sciences and disorders at Howard Universi...  More >>

Alumnae Association Honors Payne '73

The William Smith Alumnae Association will present its highest honor to Kay Payne '73, professor of communication sciences and disorders at Howard University's School of Communications, on Saturday, March 5. The Alumna Achievement Award is presented to an alumna who, by reason of outstanding accomplishments in her particular business, profession or community service, has brought honor and distinc...  More >>

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