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“Welcome!” is written in bright magic marker on the daily letter that greets all who enter the Smith College Campus School.  When autumn graces Northampton, Massachusetts, students bustle in with windblown cheeks and leaves from their playground tucked into pockets.

The Campus School teems with energy.

It is with similar energy that we invite readers to The Lab School: A Journal of Insight and Inquiry from the Campus School at Smith College.  “We are made up of stories,” as children’s author Jane Yolen (Smith College ’60) writes, and we hope that you will take off your coats; loosen your scarves; wander through our tales of learning, growth, and inquiry.

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