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February 11, 2015 – 12:20 pm | Comments Off on Jonathan Lash – Ideas Into Action

“Ideas into Action” is President Lash’s latest installment in his series of blog posts for The Huffington Post.
 
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Nov. 6: Eqbal Ahmad Lecture by Randall Robinson

October 1, 2014 – 12:43 pm | Comments Off on Nov. 6: Eqbal Ahmad Lecture by Randall Robinson

Randall Robinson, an internationally respected social justice advocate and author, will deliver Hampshire College’s 17th Annual Eqbal Ahmad Lecture on November 6 at 4 p.m. His talk, “International Human Rights and the Need for Global …

Ideas into Action – Assistant Professor of Mathematics Sarah Hews

September 12, 2014 – 1:26 pm | Comments Off on Ideas into Action – Assistant Professor of Mathematics Sarah Hews

In this video on Hampshire’s YouTube channel, Professor Sarah Hews talks about Hampshire College’s approach to bringing graduate level concepts into first and second year math classes. Watch it here.>>

Hampshire Professor Featured in BBC Documentary

August 20, 2014 – 10:35 am | Comments Off on Hampshire Professor Featured in BBC Documentary

The work of Hampshire College professor Lise Shapiro Sanders 90F played an important role in the new BBC documentary series Shopgirls: The True Story of Life Behind the Counter.
Sanders’ 2006 book, Consuming Fantasies: Labor, Leisure, …

Photograph Inspires Ravett’s Latest Film Project

August 13, 2014 – 10:33 am | Comments Off on Photograph Inspires Ravett’s Latest Film Project

A single image led Professor of Film and Photography Abraham Ravett back to his birth country of Poland for his newest film project, Holding Hands with Ilsa.
The photograph, taken in a meadow near his hometown …

Hampshire’s Creative Media Institute Featured on PBS’s POV

August 5, 2014 – 3:20 pm | Comments Off on Hampshire’s Creative Media Institute Featured on PBS’s POV

“As you read this, there are about a dozen students, mostly undergrads and few older types, who are being subjected to what might be the most dynamic and inspiring documentary tutelage ever mustered in a …

A word from Jessica M. Ortiz, director of New Student Programs

July 17, 2014 – 10:51 am | Comments Off on A word from Jessica M. Ortiz, director of New Student Programs

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 …

Hampshire Div IV Weekend Explores the Humanities

June 12, 2014 – 6:43 pm | Comments Off on Hampshire Div IV Weekend Explores the Humanities

“The Hampshire people are willing to fight. They’re not going to stop.”
In asserting the need for the humanities in a digitized society, Elizabeth Brundage 78F voiced one of the most repeated rallying cries of Div …