Archive for June 4th, 2009

Alumnae College 1.5

Thursday, June 4th, 2009

There was a break, with refreshments, between the first and second classes of Alumnae College. I saw someone reading the New York Times on an electronic device smaller than a laptop but much bigger than an iPhone. “Is that a Kindle?” I asked. It was. The woman reading it was happy to tell me all […]

Alumnae College 1

Thursday, June 4th, 2009

On the Friday of the Smith reunion my mom, Arlene, and I all went to Alumnae College classes. Most of those are intended to showcase the best teachers the college has and the most interesting courses they teach. As with all of reunion, it’s not hard to see that the college’s underlying goal is to […]