It’s that time of year again, when parents of new students begin to think about the transition to college. Al Friedman, parent of Sam 06F and Rachel F09, compiled lots of advice from his and his kids’ experiences and from other families who’ve contributed to this discussion before. This week, comments on housing/move-in are posted below. Additional information from the College is italicized.
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Come celebrate the incredible accomplishments of Hampshire College’s graduating students at Commencement Weekend.
Pre-commencement festivities beginning on Friday, May 16, 2014 will include the Hampshire Student Division III Presentation and Performances Showcase and the Community Commencement Reception.
Commencement 2014 is scheduled for Saturday, May 17, 2014 beginning at 11:00 a.m. After the ceremony, guests will be invited to join the graduates for a celebratory picnic lunch on the lawn.
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Electric vehicle owners at Hampshire College now have access to a permanent charging station, thanks to Nissan.
Nissan donated an AeroVironment dual dock charging station to the College. It was installed in the parking lot behind …
The graduating class at Hampshire College has selected actress, writer, producer, and transgender advocate Laverne Cox to speak at commencement on Saturday, May 17, 2014. Speakers are chosen each year by a vote of the …
The Hampshire of Color weekend March 28-30 was more than a reunion. By connecting alums with current students over the three-day event, it was a chance to look back at how Hampshire’s multicultural community has …
There is still time to apply for the Roddenberry Big Impact Grant. The Creativity Center, with the support of the Roddenberry Foundation, is offering a grant program designed to help students, faculty, and alumni in …
Hampshire College will use a $240,000 grant from the Lydia B. Stokes Foundation to establish the Center for New England Food and Agriculture, a major piece of the College’s Sustainability Initiative and a step forward …
Hampshire College earned the #5 spot on the Princeton Review’s 2014 list saluting the 25 best undergraduate schools to study video game design.
The Princeton Review chose the schools based on a survey it conducted in …
Spring break is almost upon us! This issue of the New Student News includes information about:
Important dates and deadlines
The Five College Queer Gender and Sexuality Conference
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