From Military Life to Dorm Life
Amherst is actively recruiting veterans. What’s it like to go to college after serving in uniform?
- Boosting Student Life
Athletics Director Suzanne Coffey is now the chief student affairs officer.
- Top Professor
Historian Catherine Epstein will be the new dean of the faculty.
- A Magnet Like No Other You’ve Seen
In an unprecedented achievement, Amherst physicists have created a synthetic magnet with a single pole.
- Chem Lab Cuisine
A tome on modernist cooking inspires chemistry students to treat liquid nitrogen as fondue.
- What Makes Us Happy
Hint: the answer is not kids, and it’s not money.
- Moving Up
On the recommendation of the Committee of Six, the Board of Trustees voted in January to promote five faculty members to the position of associate professor with tenure.
- Following the Trials
A professor is writing about prosecutions of Nazi-era criminals, and about the case against the accused architect of the USS Cole bombing.
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