August 25, 2014
An internationally ranked table tennis player. A Morse Code enthusiast. The winner of a state Junior Duck Stamp art contest. A U.S. military veteran.
A Shakespearean actor of some significance. A blacksmith. Someone who wears size 16 shoes.
What do all of these people have in common? They are all new students at Amherst this fall.
“Our newest students bring a truly incredible range of talents, experiences and accomplishments to campus,” said Katie Fretwell ’81, dean of admission and financial aid. “I am very proud they have chosen Amherst as their new home and equally proud to welcome them to the Amherst community.”