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Alumna Returns, Recycles ‘Green’ Knowledge for January Course

January 19, 2011 – 4:02 pm | Comments Off

During January term, 16 students working through Hampshire’s Lemelson Center will design and create a solar charging station on campus. Beth Ferguson 96F will co-teach the Jan term course with applied design professor Donna Cohn. …

DART Grants for Innovative Student Projects Announced

January 6, 2011 – 1:13 pm | Comments Off

Hampshire’s Design, Art, and Technology (DART) program has awarded ten 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 …

Alumni Profile: An Education with Teeth

January 3, 2011 – 11:19 am | Comments Off

For Allison van der Velden 03F, isolating a novel genus has given way to flossing, fluoride, and filling cavities. Allison is enrolled in her second year of dental school at Midwestern University in Arizona. This …

Hampshire on YouTube

December 28, 2010 – 10:25 am | Comments Off

Did you know Hampshire has a YouTube channel?
You can watch videos from campus including:

Steve Roof’s Earth Resources class
Kofi Annan speaking at Hampshire in 1998
Reflections on Hampshire at 40
Creation of the Mural in the RCC

Forty-six videos …

Hampshire class makes list of “Hot College Courses”

December 22, 2010 – 2:21 pm | Comments Off

On the Daily Beast list of Coolest Courses, Professor Joan Braderman‘s “Making Media for Democracy” is #16.
See the list here >>

Social Venture Fund Grant Recipients Announced

December 20, 2010 – 2:08 pm | Comments Off

The Lemelson Center at Hampshire College announces the first recipients of student grants and mentoring assistance awarded through the Social Venture Fund and Advisory Network.
Stewarded by Hampshire’s Lemelson Center, the Social Venture Fund and Advisory …

Ten Things You Can Do to Help Save Our Planet

December 13, 2010 – 10:37 am | Comments Off

At Family, Alumni & Friends Weekend, after the panel “Making a Difference to the Planet” a parent said “it’s great Hampshire’s doing so much, but what can I do?” We’ve put together this quick list …