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Students “Ready for the New Semester”

January 5, 2012 – 12:51 pm | Comments Off

Mike Lion told 22News he’s ready to be back. “That was great, so now I’m heading back to college and I don’t know, I feel pretty rested, so I’m ready for the new semester,” Lion …

Three Students Awarded Elaine Mayes Grants for Div III Work

January 3, 2012 – 11:51 am | Comments Off
Andre Bradley, ABDIVIIICT

Andre Bradley 08F, Akil Gibbons 08F, and Jennifer Saparzadeh 07F have been chosen to receive Hampshire College’s first three Elaine Mayes grant awards. Each student will receive $1,000 to use toward completion of a Division …

Alumni Profile: Film Producer Michael Peyser 71F

December 30, 2011 – 1:21 pm | Comments Off
Michael Peyser

By Michael Samuels 09F
“I started working in the film business when I was fifteen,” says Michael Peyser 71F, the executive producer, most recently, of PBS’s Woody Allen: A Documentary. “I worked on whatever I could, commercials… no …

Ben Goldsmith 08F Wins Five College Video Contest

December 27, 2011 – 10:30 am | Comments Off

Hampshire student Ben Goldsmith 08F’s video At Any Given Moment at Hampshire College… has won the 2011 Five College 60 Second Video Contest.
Contest judges, made up of the Five College Student Coordinating Board and representatives …

Alumni Profile: Alex Torpey 05F, Elected Official, 24

December 21, 2011 – 2:03 pm | Comments Off

Alex Torpey 05F, village president of South Orange, NJ, was recently profiled in the New York Times:
Elected Official, 24, Hopes to Interest Peers in Politics >>

Investment Policy Favors Socially and Environmentally Responsible Companies

December 19, 2011 – 1:08 pm | Comments Off

Inside Higher Ed article on Hampshire’s draft investment policy:
Hampshire College investment policy favors socially and environmentally responsible companies.

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 …