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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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NEA Fellowship for Poetry Professor Aracelis Girmay

March 24, 2011 – 10:52 am | Comments Off

Aracelis Girmay has been awarded a 2011 National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) Literature Fellowship in poetry. The NEA gives out a limited number of fellowships each year to published poets.
Professor Girmay calls the grant …

Upcoming Events: On Campus and Around the Country

March 21, 2011 – 11:02 am | 2 Comments

March 23: Five College PoetryFest
Top student poets from throughout the Five College consortium will share their work at the ninth annual Five College PoetryFest.
March 31: Mysteries of the Delphic Oracle: Ancient Religion, Modern Science
The Hampshire …

Awards go to Hampshire Students, Alums, and Faculty

March 1, 2011 – 5:25 pm | Comments Off

Students, alums, and faculty are winning national and international awards. Here are a few from January and February:
The Academy Award in the Best Documentary Short Subject
Strangers No More
Karen Goodman 72F and Kirk Simon 72F
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The …

Fostering a Language Learning Community

February 21, 2011 – 10:48 am | Comments Off

Daniel Altshuler and Judith Flores Carmona, have joined George Gathigi as Andrew W. Mellon Postdoctoral Fellows at Hampshire through the World Language Enrichment and Acquisition (WLEA) program.
These postdoctoral fellowships and the WLEA program are …

Upcoming Events: On Campus and Around the Country

February 16, 2011 – 12:38 pm | Comments Off

February 17-19: Annual Winter Dance Concert
Student and guest choreographers from the Five Colleges come together in this eclectic performance that promises to be thought-provoking.
February 24: Screening, ‘Protection: Men and Condoms in the Time of …

NSN New Edition

February 14, 2011 – 10:12 am | One Comment

Happy Valentine’s Day!
This latest edition of the NEW STUDENT NEWS from the office of new student programs, includes information about:

snow closings and delays
the campus strategic planning process
new gallery space
advising day
and more!

You can read it, …

Hampshire’s Cuba Program in the Chronicle of Higher Education

February 9, 2011 – 3:21 pm | Comments Off

Professor Carol L. Bengelsdorf discussed the Hampshire in Cuba program in the Chronicle of Higher Education story Navigating an Embargo: One Professor’s Program in Cuba Since 2004.
One of the Hampshire in Cuba program’s Faculty Directors, …