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Smith Center Mother Juice
On Campus

Smith Center Mother Juice

Passerby walk by the front entrance of the Richard A. and Susan F. Smith Campus Center. Mother Juice is set to open inside in March.

Student Life

‘Back to Our Roots’: Plant-Based Cafe Mother Juice to Open in Smith Center in March

Mother Juice, a plant-based cafe with Boston roots, is set to open a fourth location in the Smith Campus Center in March 2022.

Weather Smith Campus Center
Smith Campus Center

Weather Smith Campus Center

People walk by the entrance of the Smith Campus Center on a cold Wednesday morning.

Sally's Sandwiches
Harvard Square

Blackbird Doughnuts Returns to the Smith Campus Center with Sally’s Sandwiches In Tow

More than a year after Covid-19 forced Blackbird Doughnuts to close, the artisanal donut shop has returned to the Smith Campus Center with a savory surprise in tow: Sally’s Sandwiches.

Sally's Sandwiches
Food and Drink

Sally's Sandwiches

Sally's Sandwiches opened earlier this month in the Smith Campus Center in a combined storefront with Blackbird Donuts. Both stores are operated by the Gallows Group, a local restaurant group.

Grille closures
College

A ‘Bummer’: Students Frustrated by Closed Campus Spaces, Reduced Hours

Most of Harvard’s popular cafés — including Barker, Bauer, Cabot, Gato Rojo, and Lamont — and House Grilles at Dunster, Eliot, Pforzheimer, Quincy, and Winthrop Houses are temporarily closed.

Wifi Issues Smith Center (Final)
HUIT

Wifi Issues Smith Center (Final)

Students use their laptops in the Smith Campus Center Thursday.

Wifi Issues Smith Center 2
HUIT

Wifi Issues Smith Center 2

Students work in the Smith Campus Center.

Smith Center During the Pandemic
Smith Campus Center

Smith Center During the Pandemic

Strict coronavirus restrictions left students who wanted to visit the Smith Campus Center this spring limited to socially distanced tables available by reservation.

Smith Center Harvard Commons
Smith Campus Center

Smith Center Harvard Commons

Smith Campus Center
Alumni

Philanthropist Richard A. Smith, Who Was ‘Deeply Devoted to Harvard,’ Dies at 95

To most at Harvard, Richard A. Smith ’46 is perhaps best known for what former University President Drew G. Faust called his “last gift” to the University: the donation that enabled the redesign and renovation of what is now the Richard A. and Susan F. Smith Campus Center. But his generosity to Harvard extended well beyond just the edifice that sits as a primary hub for student gatherings.

UC Meeting Space
On Campus

UC Meeting Space

When students are on campus, the Undergraduate Council meets weekly on Sunday afternoons in the Isaacson Room of the Smith Campus Center.

Rendered Vision of Smith Center
On Campus

Rendered Vision of Smith Center

In a rendering of the expected external appearance of the renovated Smith Campus Center, people can be seen playing chess, enjoying the outdoor pavilion, and purchasing food from the variety of eateries.

Garber Announces Smith Center
On Campus

Garber Announces Smith Center

In November 2013, University Provost Alan M. Garber ’76 announced the renaming of the Holyoke Center to the Richard A. & Susan F. Smith Campus Center and the renovation project into a new campus center expected to open by 2018.

Smith Campus Center Renovations
On Campus

Smith Campus Center Renovations

Harvard began renovations of the Smith Campus Center in April 2016 after receiving a donation from Richard A. Smith and Susan F. Smith.

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