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Aug. 30: Edward Humes, author of Garbology

August 22, 2013 – 9:35 am | Comments Off

Edward Humes, a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and the author of a dozen nonfiction books, will speak at Hampshire College on Friday, August 30, at 7:30 p.m. in the Robert Crown Center. (Doors open at 7:15.)
A …

New Student News: Orientation approaches

August 6, 2013 – 9:28 am | 2 Comments

August is here, which means orientation begins in less than a month! We hope that you’ve had time to look at some of the online resources that are available to answer any of your community …

Sander Thoenes Research Awards for Irissa Baxter 10F and Shea Sweeney 11F

July 4, 2013 – 9:45 am | Comments Off

By Michael Samuels 09F
Hampshire College students Irissa Baxter 10F and Shea Sweeney 11F have been awarded Sander Thoenes Research Awards.
Baxter’s Division III is a study of how Holocaust museums and monuments have used “memory work,” …

Upcoming Event: July 14-20, Sustainability and the Sacred

June 27, 2013 – 9:42 am | Comments Off

In a world facing deep, challenging questions about the environment and climate change, Sustainability and the Sacred, a program running July 14-20 and sponsored by the Spiritual Life office at Hampshire College, will immerse participants …

New Families: Dates, Deadlines, and Documentation for Incoming Students

June 20, 2013 – 9:27 am | Comments Off

As you and your new student-to-be prepare for moving in and the beginning of their first semester in September, here are a few upcoming dates to keep in mind.
We really encourage you to remind your …

New Edition: New Student News

February 7, 2013 – 9:03 am | Comments Off

This issue of the New Student News from the office of new student programs includes information about:

Important dates and deadlines

Thursday, February 14: Advising Day 
Wednesday, March 6: Mid-semester self-evaluations due

Upcoming writing, CEL-1, and time management workshops 

Thursday, February …

Orientation Schedules Available

August 9, 2012 – 10:11 am | Comments Off

Have you seen the full opening day, new student orientation, and family orientation schedules?
Check out the schedules (.pdf) below:

Opening Day Schedule – Thursday, August 30 >>

Family Orientation Schedule – Friday, August 31 >>

New Student Orientation …

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