World famous chef, cookbook author and television show host Julia Child, shares a laugh with students from her alma mater, Smith College Thursday, Oct. 11, 2001 in Northampton, Mass. Child, class of 1934, gathered with students in the college’s alumna-in-residence program that gets students and alumnae together for socializing and conversation. Child is moving back to her native California in November and is leaving her Cambridge, Mass. home to Smith College. (AP Photo/Nancy Palmieri)