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Winter/Spring 2018

His Black History

The inspiring, tragic, wistful story of Harold Wade Jr. ’68, who wrote Black Men of Amherst.

by Katharine Whittemore


Fangda Wan ’10

Start Them Up

From lifestyle companies, to batteries, to college prep, these entrepreneurs are making their mark in China.

by Anjie Zheng ’10


Jellyfish

In Them, We See Our Heart Beat

To write a book about jellyfish, a former math major had to find her own sense of wonder.

by Margareth Stohl ’89


Self Portrait: Shivangi Ladha

New Works in the Mead

The Mead Art Museum sent 10 students to find new works for its permanent collection. Here’s what they chose, and how.

by Mary Elizabeth Strunk


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