Event Calendar

Friday, March 8, 2019

Fri, Mar 8, 2019

A view of the entrance to Mead Art Museum and Stearns Steeple amidst fall foliage

Discover the Lost Art of Concentration

Join us for a series of conversations and close-looking sessions designed to help visitors gain focus and clarity through extended looking at art. We’ll provide tips and techniques to help you hone your observational acumen and deepen concentration at this series of morning programs. Tea will be served. This event is presented in collaboration with Amherst College Human Resources, and is free and open to all.

Friday, March 1, 2019 | 10–11 a.m.
Close-looking led by Mead head of education and Mellon Curator of Academic Programs Emily Potter-Ndiaye with guided reflection by Stephen Butler.

Friday, March 8, 2019 | 10–11 a.m.
Meditation and mindfulness led by Molly Kitchen with guided reflection by Stephen Butler.

Friday, March 22, 2019 | 10–11 a.m.
Guided looking with Amherst College artist-in-residence Macon Reed with guided reflection by Stephen Butler.

Latinx Colleague Resource Group (CRG) First Meeting

12:00 pm - 1:30 pm Valentine Dining Hall, Terrace Room A

We invite staff and faculty to join the Latinx Colleague Resource Group for a meet & greet with our college’s Latinx community! We’ve set our first meeting for those who identify as Latinx and their allies to come for an open discussion and share ideas and goals for the group. The group will meet in Terrace Room A, Valentine Hall. Lunch will be provided, please sign in at the checker station, grab your lunch and join our first gathering!