Stop by Keefe to learn about Careers In Government and Nonprofit programming through the Loeb Center! Find out how to stay up-to-date on internships, jobs and careers in these sectors and how to participate in the Careers In Government & Nonprofit Trek to Washington, DC, and Annapolis, MD, over spring break.
Interested in a rewarding, meaningful career in the field of education? Come to the Carney, Sandoe & Associates info session. You will have the opportunity to talk with an industry expert about the private, college prep school world. Working at a private, college prep school does not require a teaching certificate or a masters degree and can be the perfect place to explore the profession of teaching. Whether you know you want to be a teacher or want to learn more about this professional opportunity, teaching in a private, college prep school caters to people who enjoy working with children and are passionate about their subject field.
Whether you miss your dog, or simply want some canine affection, Huxley or Evie would love to see you! One or the other will be available weekly on Tuesdays from 4 - 5 p.m. for office hours at Frost Library. In nice weather, this will be held on the lawn in front of Frost. In poor weather, it will be beside Frost Cafe. This event is co-sponsored by the Wellness Team and the Amherst College Library.
Join us during four spooktacular events at the first ever Pleistocene Halloween on October 31
Pumpkin Painting and Costume Contest at Val Dining Hall, 4-6 p.m.
S'mores & Candy Apples, Keefe Firepit, 6-8 p.m.
Biddy will be handing out candy!
Hocus Pocus movie screening, Keefe Theater, 6 p.m.
Harry Potter Trivia, Friedmann Room, 8 p.m.
Whether you have meditated for a long time or have never meditated, come join us for this time of practice together. Come to relax, quiet your mind, learn how to experience less suffering and stress, explore Buddhist philosophy and psychology, or just talk about what it means to live from compassion and awareness--or because you are curious.
Led by Mark Hart, Buddhist advisor
Every Tuesday at 9 p.m. the German House hosts Kaffeeklatsch, an informal gathering for conversation and refreshments. This is a great opportunity to meet others interested in German language and culture. Come join us for Kaffeeklatsch Tuesdays at Porter House!
Holger Teschke will attend Kaffeeklatsch and read (in German) from his new book Mein Cape Cod. Teschke was a Copeland Fellow at Amherst College, then worked for years in this country. He is now a professor at the Ernst Busch Hochschule für Schauspielkunst in Berlin.
Sponsored by the Lurcy and Eastman Funds
Never been in a six floor library before? Need to find books “on reserve” but not sure where to go? Looking to learn more about the library’s spaces, resources and services? Stop by Frost Library anytime this month and explore library space: take the self-directed Mammoths in (Library) Space Tour! To begin the tour, go to the welcome station across from Frost's circulation desk (look for the poster with balloons) and pick up a library orientation sticker card.
Complete the tour and receive a gift card to Frost Cafe plus a chance to win our grand prize: a unique space mammoth t-shirt or tote and a gift card to Antonio’s Pizza!