Stanley Rabinowitz, the Henry Steele Commager Professor of Russian, will retire at the end of the Fall 2018 semester. Last April, the Amherst community gathered to celebrate the establishment of the Stanley Rabinowitz Distinguished Teaching Professorship, a permanently endowed fund at Amherst College made possible through a generous gift made by an anonymous graduate.Learn more
Amherst recognized the Beneskis for their extraordinary leadership and generosity in the Promise Campaign by naming the men’s and women’s soccer program in their honor.
Amherst College has received a gift of $50 million by an anonymous donor as part of its comprehensive campaign, Promise: The Campaign for Amherst’s Third Century.
At the campaign launch event, President Martin also announced a gift of $100 million by an anonymous graduate of the College, which matches the largest gift Amherst has ever received, and which will be used as a challenge, providing matching funds when other alumni of the College support campaign priorities at significant levels.Learn More
Bill Ford ’83 lends his name to part of the Greenway Projects, one of the largest physical transformations of the College since its founding.Read the story
In a letter to the Amherst community, President Martin announced the launch of Promise: The Campaign for Amherst's Third Century.
This weekend Amherst launches a fundraising campaign that honors its past—and sets an ambitious new agenda for the liberal arts.Read the Story
You’re invited! See the event schedule and more.
A conversation with the president. A demonstration of ultracold atoms. A collaborative sing-along. The official start of Amherst’s new fundraising campaign featured all of these sessions and more.Read more