Register Today: Footprints of Savannah




Footprints of Savannah: A Virtual History Tour

Tour 1: Thursday, February 18, 7:00-8:30 PM

Tour 2: Sunday, February 21, 4:00-5:30 PM


Historian Vaughnette Goode-Walker takes you back in time to explore economic development of antebellum Savannah, Georgia through the history of urban slavery, the slave trade and the cotton trade, leading up to the Civil War.

Each virtual tour, via Zoom, is a live, interactive learning experience for the audience, a limited number of guests, conducted through questions and conversations with the host, throughout the Tour. You will learn about the intersection of Goode-Walker’s personal family history with events that transpired, as you visit places where these events took place and/or monuments that bear witness. Her notable tour was recently featured on MSNBC by Ali Velshi.

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Limit: 25 participants 
Cost: $10 for Members and Non-Members
You must be registered before 5:00 PM on Thursday, February 18th for Tour 1 and 2:00 PM on Sunday, February 21st for Tour 2 to join the event. The Zoom link and password details will be shared by 5:00 P.M. on the day prior to the event and again, a few hours prior to the start of the event.


Watch Rally Day 2021

This year's virtual Rally Day celebration will be streamed live on Smith College's Facebook page on Thursday, Feb. 18, beginning at 1:30 p.m. Eastern. President Kathleen McCartney will award the Smith Medal to four accomplished alums: Anne Gershon ’60, infectious disease specialist; Claire Chino ’88, business leader; Clare Coleman ’92, reproductive health leader; and Kimberly Drew ’12 (pictured), writer, curator and art activist.

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