The Office of Communications provides coverage of major college events, such as Convocation and Commencement, as well as the Amherst website, Amherst magazine, e-News and other publications.

For departments or individuals seeking on-campus photographic coverage, the Office of Communications offers several options:

  • If you are looking for existing stock photography of campus, please visit our Flickr set.
  • Contact the College Photographer, Maria Stenzel.
  • Certain athletic events, major college events and performances are also photographed by the Office of Communications and made available through Flickr.
  • If you would like to hire a photographer please contact the Office of Communications by calling (413) 542-8444 to discuss details, or email

Maria C. Stenzel

Photographer/Photography Services Manager

Takudzwa D. Tapfuma

Assistant Photographer

Roberta L. Diehl

Roberta L. Diehl

Director of Digital Communications