- (Music) history detectives
Students solve the mystery of the musical manuscripts.
- When you are strange
International students learn about actual football, metaphorical tennis and other oddities in U.S. culture.
- Does Europe even want to matter?
The choice of comfort and complacency is a recipe for decadence and historical decline.
- Snow man
Grounds supervisor Bob Shea on prevailing over the white stuff
- The Marx of a killer
The student improv troupe stages a presidential murder that hits very close to home.
- Tally me banana
Putting those Amherst math skills to use
- Feeding frenzy
How do we know that T. rex ate meat?
- In the Classroom: “Witches, Vampires and Other Monsters”
Natasha Staller, professor of the history of art, answers three questions about her popular course—and argues that Sharon Stone is more terrifying than Nosferatu.
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