Adult Programs 2016

The following programs held on the Amherst College campus are owned and operated by private organizations which contract with the college for the use of its facilities. Amherst College is not a sponsor or partner of these programs and is not responsible for their operations.

Nike Adult Tennis Camp

Nike adult tennis camp: multiple sessions, June 5 - June 26
Contact: Matt Kurlander 800-645-3226 or Nike Adult Tennis Office 413-542-3700
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Escape Camp (Extraordinary Sports Camp Adults Playing Enthusiastically)

Adult sports and fitness camp program, June 5- June 11
Christopher Boyko  (413) 563-4239
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The Illustration Master Class

Intensive art/learning experience geared for the serious artist: June 12-20.
Contact: Rebecca Guay,  Amherst, MA 01002 (413) 548-4097
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Sing This Summer

Throughout this four-day program adult singers will explore different vocal styles and genres, which focus on building solo, small group and large ensemble technique.  
Contact: Jonathan Hirsh
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Long River Tai Chi

July 3 - July 10
Contact: Stephanie Gelfan, (413) 549-2077
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Ko Festival of Performance

Theater Festival and seminars, offering weeks of performances, workshops, and rehearsal residencies from  July 4 - August 7.
Contact: Sabrina Hamilton, PO Box 137 Amherst, MA 01007  (413) 427-6147
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ITD (Institute for Training & Development) Undergrad

July 11 - August 3.
Contact: Mark Protti
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Amherst College Sponsored Programs 

NEH Summer Seminar for Teachers 

Punishment, Politics, and Culture: June 26 - July 29
Contact: Austin Sarat, William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Jurisprudence & Political Science, Amherst College, Amherst, MA 01002 (413) 542-2308
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Summer Science & Humanities

Amherst College Prefreshman Program: July 24-August 13.
Contacts: Jennifer Innes or Timothy St. Onge, Quantitative Skills Center, Amherst College, Amherst, MA 01002-5000 (413) 542-8331 or 542-8569