Articles

Smith College Center for Religious and Spiritual Life 

Spring 2016 Semester

“Vigil for Ecuador and Japan: Coming Forward for Relief Efforts” (May 4th, 2016)

“Festival of Sound and Space: Friday Night Excitement” (April 28th, 2016) http://www.smith.edu/religiouslife/articles/2016/spring/festival-of-sound-and-space-sophie-leetmaa.php

“Meditative Writing Workshop: Nostalgia for the Soul” (April 28th, 2016) http://www.smith.edu/religiouslife/articles/2016/spring/meditative-writing-workshop.php

“Pet-A-Pet Day Spring 2016: Fun Time Before Crunch Time” (April 27th, 2016) http://www.smith.edu/religiouslife/articles/2016/spring/pet-a-pet-day.php

“Our Three Brothers: Raising a Voice When There is Silence” (April 14th, 2016) http://www.smith.edu/religiouslife/articles/2016/spring/our-three-brothers.php

“Loving Our Planet: Bringing Together the Environment and Spirit” (April 1st, 2016) http://www.smith.edu/religiouslife/articles/2016/spring/loving-our-planet.php

“Lent Book Club: Sunday Nights of Conversation and Engagement” (March 20th, 2016) https://smithinterfaithmatters.wordpress.com/2016/03/20/lent-book-club-sunday-nights-of-conversation-and-engagement/

“Day of Mourning: Remembering Lives of People with Disabilities” (March 10th, 2016) http://www.smith.edu/religiouslife/articles/2016/spring/day-of-mourning-people-with-disabilities.php

“Zazen Meditation: Adapting to a Different Meditative Practice” (February 19th, 2016) https://smithinterfaithmatters.wordpress.com/2016/02/19/zazen-meditation-adapting-to-a-different-meditative-practice/

“Political Correctness: Understanding and Navigating Conversation” (February 5th, 2016) http://www.smith.edu/religiouslife/articles/2016/spring/political-correctness-panel.php

“Interfaith Works: A Chance to Help the Community at Large” (February 3rd, 2016) http://www.smith.edu/religiouslife/articles/2016/spring/interfaith-works.php

 

Fall 2015 Semester

“Christmas Vespers 2015: A Night of Song and Peace” (December 15th, 2015) http://www.smith.edu/religiouslife/articles/2015/fall/vespers.php

“Smith for Nepal: Continuing Relief Efforts” (December 8th, 2015) http://www.smith.edu/religiouslife/articles/2015/fall/smith-for-nepal.php

“Town Hall Meeting: Addressing Lack of Progress and Change” (December 8th, 2015) http://www.smith.edu/religiouslife/articles/2015/fall/town-hall-meeting.php

“Tragedy in Paris Vigil: Coming Together in Pain and Understanding” (December 5th, 2015) https://www.smith.edu/religiouslife/articles/2015/fall/tragedy-in-paris-vigil.php

“Hot Seat: Trigger Warnings and Safe Spaces” (December 1st, 2015) http://www.smith.edu/religiouslife/articles/2015/fall/hot-seat-trigger-warnings-safe-spaces.php

Otelia Cromwell Day 2015 Articles (November 2015)

“Wednesday Weekly Vigil – Halloween Edition: Cultural Appreciation vs. Cultural Appropriation” (November 12th, 2016) http://www.smith.edu/religiouslife/articles/2015/fall/weekly-vigil-cultural-appreciation-cultural-appropriation.php

“Vigil and Happiness for Pets: Another Pet-A-Pet Day Perspective” (October 22nd, 2015) http://www.smith.edu/religiouslife/articles/2015/fall/pet-a-pet-day-vigil-and-happiness.php

“De-stressing Off Campus: An Afternoon at Dobra Tea” (October 15th, 2015) http://www.smith.edu/religiouslife/articles/2015/fall/destressing-off-campus-dobra-tea.php

“A Moment of Peace and Understanding through Turmoil: A Buddhist Meditation Experience” (October 6th, 2015)  https://smithinterfaithmatters.wordpress.com/2015/10/06/a-moment-of-peace-and-understanding-through-turmoil-a-buddist-meditation-experience/

“CRSL Open Lawn: Starting Dialogue, Guinea Pigs and Question Games” (October 6th, 2015) http://www.smith.edu/religiouslife/articles/2015/fall/open-lawn.php

“Celebrating Rosh Hashanah at Smith: Doubts and Harmonious Voices Amongst the Rain” (September 29th, 2015) http://www.smith.edu/religiouslife/articles/2015/fall/rosh-hashanah.php

“Student Involvement Fair 2015: Expanding the Horizons” (September 24th, 2015) http://www.smith.edu/religiouslife/articles/2015/fall/involvement-fair.php