Japanese Ambassador Hiroaki Fujii To Speak Jan. 29

January 19, 2001Director of Media Relations413/542-8417AMHERST, Mass.—Hiroaki Fujii, the former Japanese ambassador to Great Britain and current president of the Japan Foundation, will speak on “The Future of the U.S.-Japan Alliance” on Monday, Jan. 29, at 4 p.m. in Room 220 of Webster Hall at Amherst College. His talk is free and open to the public.

Mead Art Museum at Amherst College To Dedicate the William Green Teaching Gallery Oct. 5

September 30, 2005 Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass.—The Mead Art Museum at Amherst College will dedicate its teaching gallery in honor of William Green (1915-2005) at 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 5. A reception and viewing of selections from a remarkable collection of some 2,500 prints will be held in the museum, to celebrate Green's connoisseurship as a collector and to recognize the generous gift of his Japanese woodblock prints to the permanent collection.