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Hampshire College will build its new R. W. Kern Center according to the most rigorous environmental design standards in the world. The building will create its own energy, treat its own waste, and meet all …

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Hampshire Students Among Tar Sands Protesters

March 5, 2013 – 9:05 am | Comments Off
Hampshire students among tar sand protesters

More than 50 Hampshire students were among protestors who gathered at the National Mall in Washington, D.C. on February 17.
The Forward on Climate Rally called on President Obama to take greater action against climate change, …

Faculty Feature: Jutta Sperling

March 4, 2013 – 9:40 am | Comments Off
Jutta Sperling

Her courses investigate topics such as gender and the body, mysticism and religion, the history of medicine, travel writing and colonization.

Hampshire College Women Shaping Our Future

March 1, 2013 – 8:24 am | Comments Off

People effectively working towards a sustainable future share special traits: thinking outside the box, can-do attitude, and entrepreneurship. Hampshire College alums talk about being women who’ve created their own careers in solar technology, green architecture, sustainable agriculture, and accessible reproductive health.

Student Spotlight: Amir Fogel F09

February 27, 2013 – 8:35 am | Comments Off
Amir Fogel 09F

For his Hampshire College Division III (senior project), Fogel is making a documentary film about shark conservation. The film will include underwater footage of different kinds of sharks and shark behavior — footage that Fogel is himself shooting.

Climbing Champion Isabelle Faus S12

February 26, 2013 – 9:01 am | Comments Off

Hampshire College student Isabelle Faus S12 took first place in the Pro Women’s category of the Dark Horse Championship, the biggest indoor rock climbing competition series in the country. (Watch the highlights video for footage …

Faculty Feature: Mary Russo

February 25, 2013 – 8:45 am | Comments Off

Mary Russo, professor of literature and critical theory received a B.A. from the Honors College at Michigan State University, a M.A. in Comparative Literature from the University of Michigan and a Ph.D. in Romance Studies …

Alumni Profile: Tanja Hollander 90F

February 22, 2013 – 8:50 am | Comments Off

On New Year’s Eve 2010, while composing a handwritten letter to a friend in Afghanistan and writing on Facebook to a friend in Jakarta (Sandeep Ray 88F), Tanja Hollander 90F started thinking seriously about the many forms …