Physics Department Lands NSF Grant to Buy New Electron-Beam Evaporation System
January 20, 2010 Peter Rooney Director of Public Affairs 413-542-8452 firstname.lastname@example.org.
AMHERST, Mass.—The Physics Department at AmherstCollege will be the beneficiary of federal stimulus money, thanks to a $350,000 National Science Foundation grant received by Professors Jonathan Friedman, David Hall and Larry Hunter and UMass physicist Mark Tuominen.
Another Reason to Clear the Air: Better School Attendance
January 12, 2010
AMHERST, Mass.—High levels of air pollution—even levels considered acceptable by federal standards—markedly increase school absences, according to a new study by AmherstCollege economics professor Steven Rivkin, his former student E. Megan Kahn Shaw ’04 and a team of researchers.
Amherst College to Present Sondheim’s Sweeney Todd Jan. 28 to 30
December 21, 2009 Contact: Sara Leonard Concert and Production Manager 413/542-2195
AMHERST, Mass. — The Amherst College Department of Music presents Sweeney Todd: the Demon Barber of Fleet Street as its 2010 annual musical, with music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim and book by Hugh Wheeler.