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February 16, 2013 – 9:00 am | Comments Off
Fencing in the RCC

Hampshire’s fencing club will compete at the New England Fencing Club Championships this weekend.
The competition will be at the University of New Hampshire in Durham, NH, on Friday, February 15, and Saturday, February 16. Fencing …

Hampshire Loves Love!

February 15, 2013 – 8:57 am | Comments Off

In honor of Valentine’s Day, we asked alums to send in pictures to celebrate Hampshire’s matchmaking skills. Over 70 alum couples submitted photos. We thought we’d share the love with you, our extended family!
Check out …

Research Explores How Microorganisms May Help Form Minerals

February 14, 2013 – 8:39 am | Comments Off
Hampshire College Professor Jason Tor

Tor’s initial interest in Deep Springs Lake was sparked by the Division III research of Andrew Torrens 05F. “Andrew was studying the diversity of bacteria out there. The lake is not well studied, and few people have gone out to take samples,” said Tor. “He did good preliminary work.”

Student Spotlight: Melanie Drogseth F08

February 13, 2013 – 8:58 am | Comments Off

Over the course of her time at Hampshire, Melanie’s academic interests have shifted dramatically from a film/video concentration to a concentration in social justice education with a focus in critical pedagogy.

Unfinished Tom Joslin Film Completed at Hampshire College

February 12, 2013 – 8:36 am | Comments Off
Architecture of Mountains

Over the past three years, Ravett and his students shaped the material into a 63-minute film, basing the work on Joslin’s production notes, conversations with his former students and colleagues about the project, the Argüelles text, and their own speculations about what Joslin may have wanted to construct. It reflects Joslin’s interest in perception and human consciousness, and his evolving interest in fusing nonfiction, experimental, and dramatic genres.

Faculty Feature: Jennifer Hamilton

February 11, 2013 – 9:01 am | Comments Off

Jennifer Hamilton, assistant professor of legal studies and anthropology, received her B.A. in anthropology and English literature from McGill University and her Ph.D. in anthropology from Rice University.
Her interests include social studies of law, science, …

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 …