Amherst College mourns the passing of Mavis C. Campbell, professor emerita of history, on Nov. 2, 2019. Campbell taught at Amherst from 1977 through 2006. She was the author of Black Women of Amherst College (1999), among other books. See a 2012 list of her books.
A Thanksgiving service in honor of Campbell will be held on Nov. 29 at 10 a.m. at New Beulah Moravian Church in Mandeville, Jamaica.
We invite members of the Amherst College community to leave notes and remembrances.