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Sept. 3: Convocation

August 27, 2013 – 9:35 am | Comments Off

A leader in the regional food movement, Diego Angarita 04F will be the keynote speaker at Hampshire’s opening convocation on Tuesday, September 3, at 4:30 p.m. in the Robert Crown Center. Anyone who would like …

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 …

Opening Day – What to Expect

August 20, 2013 – 11:15 am | 6 Comments

With one week until new students arrive, the campus staff are busy getting ready to welcome them on Opening Day, Thursday, August 29, 2013. We hope that this brief photo-narrative will help you plan for …

Parent to Parent: Housing/Move-in Advice

July 23, 2013 – 10:09 am | 22 Comments

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.

New Families: Move-In and Orientation Information

July 9, 2013 – 10:26 am | Comments Off

On Hampshire College campus and the surrounding Connecticut River Valley, the summer is starting to heat up. But we’re already thinking about August, when incoming students will arrive for orientation!
There are a few different resources …

A Note from: New Student Programs

July 2, 2013 – 9:56 am | Comments Off

Greetings from the office of new student programs!
Summer is a busy time in our office, as we begin to connect with incoming students and prepare them for their arrival at Hampshire. The office of new …

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 …