Summer Programs

Adult Programs 2015

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.

Amherst Adult Tennis Camp

Nike adult tennis camp: multiple sessions, June 7-July 12.
Contact: Matt Kurlander 800-645-3226 fax. (415) 279-6061
Email
mkurlander@ussportscamps.com   
web page:
http://www.ussportscamps.com

Escape Camp (Extraordinary Sports Camp Adults Playing Enthusiastically)

June 7- June 13
Contact:
Christopher Boyko,  (413) 563-4239
Email:
chris@escapecamp.org  
web page:
http://www.escapecamp.org

Gilder Lehrman Institute Of American History

History Seminar: August 2-8.
Contact: Andrea Stein, The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History, 19 West 44th Street, Suite 500, New York, NY 10036 (646) 366-9666
Email: stein@gilderlehrman.org  
web page:
https://www.gilderlehrman.org

The Illustration Master Class

Intensive art/learning experience geared for the serious artist: June 8-15.
Contact: Rebecca Guay,  Amherst, MA 01002 (413) 548-4097
Email: studio@crocker.com
web page:
http://www.illustrationmasterclass.com/home

Ko Festival Performance

Theater Festival and seminars: July 2-August 12.  Special Workshops.
Contact: Sabrina Hamilton, 486 S. Gulf Road, Belchertown, MA 01007 (413) 427-6147
web page:
http://www.kofest.com

Mind & Life Institute Retreats 

July 24-28, July 26-31
Contact: Liza Katz, Mind & Life Institute, 4 Bay Road, Hadley, Ma 01035
Email: liza@mindandlife.org 
web page:
https://www.mindandlife.org

Novamaya: Entrepreneurship & Social Innovation Programs

Summer residential programs for students 16-22 interested in entrepreneurship, leadership, innovation and social change. Session I: Jun 8-Jul 2 and Session II: Jul 7-31.
Contact: Cyrus Boga, (925) 272-7015
Email:  cboga@novamaya.org
web page:
http://www.novamaya.org

Amherst College Sponsored Programs 

NEH Summer Seminar for Teachers 

Punishment, Politics, and Culture: June 29 -August 1
Contact: Austin Sarat, William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Jurisprudence & Political Science, Amherst College, Amherst, MA 01002 (413) 542-2308
Email: adsarat@amherst.edu 
web page: 
https://www.amherst.edu/academiclife/departments/ljst/neh/home

Summer Science & Humanities

Amherst College Prefreshman Program: July 26-August 15.
Contacts: Jennifer Innes or Timothy St. Onge, Quantitative Skills Center, Amherst College, Amherst, MA 01002-5000 (413) 542-8331 or 542-8569
Email: jbinnes@amherst.edu