Residential Life

Spring Break Festivities 2014

Happy Spring Break!

The Dean of Students Office will sponsor several social activities to bring together students who remain here.  Vacation can also be a great opportunity to explore your surroundings --- visit parts of the campus you seldom appreciate, cheer on a sports team, or explore the other four schools in the Five College Consortium.

Saturday, March 15th : Kick-off event Board games, pizza, drinks, and snacks
7PM to 9PM in O’Connor Commons
(Valentine will be Closed for Dinner)

Tuesday, March 18th: Relaxation Day
Limited to 27 students, sign-up sheets at the Kick-off event
Massage chairs and healthy snacks
7PM to 9:30PM in the Keefe Campus Center

Thursday, March 20th : Bowling in Northampton
Limited to 25 students, sign-up sheets at the Kick-off event
8:30PM to 11:30PM in Northampton
Meet at 8:30PM in front of Converse (Don’t forget to bring socks)

Friday, March 21st : S’mores Night
7PM to 9PM in James Dormitory

Saturday, March 22 : End of Spring Break Celebration
Come enjoy a masquerade  themed celebration! There will be Chinese appetizers and tea rolls from Freshside.
9PM to 11PM in the Friedman Room

Valentine Dining Hall will remain open to all students throughout the break. For information about times and locations of meals, click here.

Looking to connect?

Join the open Facebook group.

Also, two Student Coordinators -- Micah Stewart '17 and Juan Gabriel Delgado Montes '16 -- will help facilitate events and support students.  Don't hesitate to approach them with questions or ideas for activities!

If you have any questions, please contact Flora Chan, Student Life Fellow, at fchan@amherst.edu or 413-542-2912, or Dexter Padayachee '13, International Student Life Fellow at dpadayachee13@amherst.edu or 413-542-2337.