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Come celebrate the incredible accomplishments of Hampshire College’s graduating students at Commencement Weekend.
Pre-commencement festivities beginning on Friday, May 16, 2014 will include the Hampshire Student Division III Presentation and Performances Showcase and the Community Commencement …

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Alumni Profile: Yiddish Book Center’s Aaron Lansky 73F

December 16, 2011 – 2:31 pm | Comments Off
Aaron Lansky

By Emily Lawson 11F
I met Aaron Lansky, the man who rescued millions of Yiddish books from extinction, in his beautiful library of an office at the Yiddish Book Center he founded. He exuded boyish ebullience …

Hampshire College Chorus

December 12, 2011 – 11:34 am | Comments Off

Haven’t had the chance to see the chorus in person? Love the chorus and can’t get enough?
Check out these performances:
Together in Song on WGBY
“An Irish Blessing” and “Akanamandla” >>
Five College Choral Festival
“Cantique de Jean …

Commencement Keynote Speaker: Eugene Mirman 92F

December 12, 2011 – 9:53 am | Comments Off
Eugene Mirman 92F

Comedian, writer, filmmaker, and Hampshire College alumnus Eugene Mirman 92F has been selected by the graduating class of 2012 to deliver the keynote address at commencement.
Commencement will be held on May 19, 2012, at 11 a.m. …

Alumni Profile: Christina Salway 00F – Redecorate, Reuse, Recycle

December 9, 2011 – 10:46 am | Comments Off
Christina Salway

By Michael Samuels 09F

“When I was in high school, I frequently dragged home things that I’d discovered abandoned in the alleys of my neighborhood,” says Christina Salway 00F. “And then when I arrived at Hampshire, everyone …

Student’s Work Published in Science Journal

December 8, 2011 – 10:47 am | Comments Off

Work by Hampshire College Division III student Alynda Wood has been published in the national science journal Learning & Memory.
Wood is a coauthor of “The Cellular Mechanisms of Memory Are Modified by Experience,” based on …

New Issue of New Student News

December 5, 2011 – 5:32 pm | Comments Off

New Student Programs released an issue of New Student News today.
This issue includes information for students about:

Dates and deadlines
Inclement weather hotlines
Winter break
…and more!

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Alumni Profile: Chuck Collins 79F Works to Close the Wealth Gap

December 2, 2011 – 1:30 pm | Comments Off
Chuck Collins

Recently, Warren Buffett made headlines when he publicly demanded that the United States “stop coddling” billionaires like him, and called for higher tax rates for “the mega rich.”
For Chuck Collins 79F, both Buffett and his …