New York Times: A Question of Blame When Societies Fail
Deborah Gewertz, G. Henry Whitcomb 1874 Professor of Anthropology, commented on the anthropological theories of colleague at the University of California, Los Angeles, in a Dec. 25 story in The New York Times. The piece also mentioned Gewertz's work in Papua New Guinea.
The New York Sun: Neighborhood Watch
Los Angeles Times: N.J. on the verge of repealing death penalty
Wall Street Journal: Some Colleges Cut, Eliminate Student Debt
Amherst President Anthony W. Marx discussed the college's decision to replace all loans with scholarships in a Nov. 29 Wall Street Journal story. Also featured in the piece was Jessica Mestre '10, who told the newspaper that the new policy enabled to look at her future a little differently: "I don't know my major or my career plans yet, but this relieves the pressure."