Amherst Magazine

Beyond Campus

Alumni in the World

  • Milking It
    Ever make something so delicious you think to yourself, “I should sell this!”? This couple did it.

  • Other People’s Messes
    Are junk drawers a universal part of human nature?

  • The Basketball That Survived a Superstorm
    After Hurricane Sandy, two police officers found a 1957 commemorative basketball  among the
    debris in a seaside  town.They set out to find its owner.

  • Playing Doctor
    His medical career inspired James Fulmer ’76 to invent a new board game. It’s nothing like Operation.

  • Connections
    Forbes named Taylor Downs ’08, Karti Subramanian ’07, Eric Glustrom ’07 and Boris Bulayev ’07 to its latest “30 Under 30: Social Entrepreneurs” list.

  • Hello to All That
    A West Village apartment was the locus of a life she knew was indefinite: the movie would end someday, and that made it dearer.