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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 …

Faculty Feature: Sura Levine

July 8, 2013 – 9:24 am | Comments Off

Sura Levine, professor of art history, holds a B.A. from the University of Michigan and an M.A. and Ph.D. in art history from the University of Chicago.
She is a specialist in the social history of …

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,” …

Student Spotlight: Madeline Burrows 09F

July 3, 2013 – 9:22 am | Comments Off

While at Hampshire, Madeline said that her greatest challenge was in narrowing her studies from the wide field of her many political, academic, and personal passions.

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 …

Faculty Feature: Dula Amarasiriwardena

July 1, 2013 – 9:45 am | Comments Off

Dula Amarasiriwardena, professor of chemistry, has a Ph.D. in analytical chemistry from North Carolina State University; his undergraduate work was completed at the University of Ceylon in Sri Lanka. He has a M.Phil. in chemistry …

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 …

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