Joseph Stiglitz and David Novak

Virtual Events

Amherst is convening a series of live-streamed conversations addressing different facets of the pandemic’s impact. Esteemed alumni experts and friends of the College will share their insights and answer your questions.

Students hold carved pumpkins at Fall Festival

Fall Festival & Winter Festival

Pumpkins and caramel apples? Hot apple crisp and horse-drawn hayrides? The campus community is invited!

Students seated for dinner at a long, formal table

Pindar Field Student Dinner Series

Conceived by a member of the class of 2013, the Pindar Dinners “encourage students to engage outside of their comfort zones and standard social groups.”

A group of students holding food in front of a giant wall of international flags

City Streets

Welcome to Amherst College’s spring celebration, with flags representing all of our students’ nationalities, food tents featuring international flavors, music and other entertainment.

First-Generation Events

The First-Generation Celebrations are a series of events built around the community of students whoidentify as first generation.