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    Women in the CIA Workforce

    Smith College government professor Brent Durbin talked about the history and impact of women in the CIA, from the World War II to the present. Following his presentation, a panel of female…

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    Smith College Commencement Address

    Arianna Huffington gave the commencement address to the 2013 graduating class of Smith College. She talked about the definition of success in life.

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    Smith College Commencement Address

    Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Margaret Edson delivered a commencement speech on the meaning of classroom teaching and education. Ms Edson is a Smith College alumna who teaches…

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    First Lady Grace Coolidge

    The panel talked about the life and times of President Coolidge’s wife, Grace Coolidge. They talked about her work with deaf students at the Clarke School of the Deaf, specifically her…

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    Betty Friedan and the Feminine Mystique

    Mr. Horowitz talked about his book, Betty Friedan and the Making of the Feminine Mystique, published by University of Massachusetts Press. The book is about the development of Friedan’s feminist…

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    Galileo's Daughter

    Ms. Sobel talked about her book, Galileo’s Daughter: A Historical Memoir of Faith, Science and Love, published by Walker and Company. She talked about the story of the famed scientist’s…

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    Grace Coolidge: From Northampton to the White House

    Mr. Anthony talked about the life and accomplishments of Grace Coolidge. He focused on her childhood and her teaching of deaf children. He also focused on her time as First Lady in the…

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    A Woman's Education

    Professor Conway, former president of Smith College, talked about her latest book, A Woman’s Education, published by Alfred A. Knopf, the third installment of her continuing memoir. She began her…

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    Images of Black Women

    Ms. Chideya spoke about the bidirectional relationship between images and reality of African American women’s lives in the United States. She said that images both reflect and shape…

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    Sophia Smith Award

    Justice Ginsburg received the first Sophia Smith Award for her contributions to the education of women. In her remarks, Justice Ginsburg paid tribute to early pioneers in the education of…

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    Global Warming: Myth or Reality

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