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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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Students Awarded Design, Art, and Technology (DART) Grants

January 31, 2012 – 5:45 pm | One Comment

Hampshire’s Design, Art, and Technology (DART) program has awarded grants to support innovative Division II and Division III student projects. A faculty review panel drawn from across the College selects funded projects and awards up …

Message from the Dean of Students about Merrill House

January 27, 2012 – 4:10 pm | Comments Off

This morning, students in Merrill House quickly evacuated due to a fire alarm. Campus Police and the Amherst Fire Department responded and found a small fire on the first floor of Merrill in section A. …

Alumni Profile: Gary Marcus 86F

January 27, 2012 – 10:36 am | Comments Off

What’s Gary Marcus, an award-winning professor of psychology and director of the NYU Center for Language And Music (CLAM), where he studies evolution, language, and cognitive development, doing now?
Learning to play the guitar.
Of course, he’s …

New Student News: Summer Planning Edition

January 25, 2012 – 10:36 am | Comments Off

The new special-edition issue of New Student News is really for ALL students, with articles on:

Getting A Job
Summer Internship Options
Summer Study Abroad Opportunities
Where Will I Live?

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Looking to help your student, or offer …

Student Spotlight: Namgyal Norbu 07F

January 24, 2012 – 4:43 pm | Comments Off
Activism Through Language Education Reform

By Emily Lawson 11F
Namgyal Norbu’s experience growing up in Tibetan refugee camps in India revealed the threat faced by her native language, influencing her to concentrate on linguistic and pedagogical elements of language acquisition, and …

Hampshire Students Benefit from Entertainment Industry Internships

January 23, 2012 – 3:27 pm | Comments Off

By Emily Lawson 11F
Students at Hampshire College, which is known for its excellent film program, have access to prestigious internship opportunities through the Entertainment Industry Internship Program. The program matches Hampshire students pursuing careers in …

Alumni Profile: Nathaniel Weston 93F

January 20, 2012 – 11:12 am | Comments Off

Science Nation, the online magazine of the National Science Foundation, ran a profile of Nathaniel Weston 93F, a marine scientist at Villanova University.