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Student Spotlight: Aaron Cantrell 07F

February 8, 2012 – 9:46 am | Comments Off on Student Spotlight: Aaron Cantrell 07F

For Division III student Aaron Cantrell, the sky is the limit. Or rather, the parameter of his work. Cantrell is experimenting with a process of designing and prototyping small scale aerial vehicles, a technology that …

Hampfest – Spring 2012

February 7, 2012 – 9:13 am | Comments Off on Hampfest – Spring 2012

Hampfest is Hampshire College’s Student Activities Fair, held at the beginning of each semester. It is an occasion for student groups to present themselves to the wider Hampshire community and to involve members of the …

Faculty Feature: Aracelis Grimay

February 6, 2012 – 1:34 pm | Comments Off on Faculty Feature: Aracelis Grimay
Aracelis Girmay

Kingdom Animalia, the second collection of poetry by Professor Aracelis Girmay, is a finalist for the 2011 National Book Critics Circle Awards, which honor the best literature published in English each year.

Q: First, could you share a …

Alumni Profile: Roberta Uno 75F Embarks on ‘Rigorous Exploration’

February 3, 2012 – 10:35 am | Comments Off on Alumni Profile: Roberta Uno 75F Embarks on ‘Rigorous Exploration’
Roberta Uno

The tables have turned for Roberta Uno 75F. After decades seeking grants to help fund her nonprofit New WORLD Theater, she now works for the Ford Foundation, dispensing funds to arts organizations that support cultural diversity …

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 on Message from the Dean of Students about Merrill House

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 on Alumni Profile: Gary Marcus 86F

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 …