Amherst College Library Names T. Michael Kelly Head of Archives and Special Collections

March 6, 2009               
Contact: Emanuel Costache ’09
Media Relations Intern
413/542-2321


AMHERST, Mass.—T. Michael Kelly, associate curator of the Fales Library and Special Collections at New York University, has been named head of Archives and Special Collections at Amherst College’s Frost Library. His appointment is effective April 1.

Registration for Lunch and Learn Session - Advanced Excel

The following material will be covered in this Session:

  • Logical (If-Then-Else) and Error functions
  • Time and Date functions
  • Lookup functions
  • Text functions
  • use functions to perform more complex calculations in Excel
  • differences between using interactive Excel (clicking one’s way through the ribbon to perform tasks) and programmatic Excel (using functions to automate repetitive tasks)
  • using text functions to prepare data that has been imported into Excel or entered in a format that is not immediately usable.

Registration for Lunch and Learn Session - Excel Data Analysis

The following material will be covered in this Session:

  • use of tables
  • filtering, sorting, subtotals
  • Pivot Tables to analyze data

Date: TUesday july 21, 2015
Time: 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Location: frost library barker room a level

lunch will be provided.

This session has a firm limit of 12 people. You must register to attend and please cancel in advance if you can't make it so another person can take the spot.

This session is full, no more registrations are possible.

Registration for Lunch and Learn Session - Outlook Email and Calendar Tips & Tricks

The following material will be covered in this Session:

  • Learn about the Outlook interface
  • Methods for handling email including sorting, searching, folders, quick steps, and rules spreadsheets into worksheets
  • Working with calendars including rescheduling and recurring appointments
  • Sharing calendars and using snapshots to share calendar data

Date: Thursday july 16, 2015
Time: 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Location: frost library barker room a level

lunch will be provided.

Registration for Lunch and Learn Session - Excel Tips & Tricks

The following material will be covered in this Session:

  • Useful shortcuts
  • Group spreadsheets into worksheets
  • 3D formulas
  • Conditional formatting
  • What's new in Office 2013

Date: Wednesday july 8, 2015
Time: 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Location: frost library barker room a level

lunch will be provided.

Please fill in the following and submit if you wish to attend this class:

Registration for Lunch and Learn Session - Google Calendar

The following material will be covered in this Session:

  • Create events
  • Set appointment slots
  • Schedule a meeting
  • Collaborating with others using shared calendars and delegating
  • Syncing a calendar

Date: TUesday june 23, 2015
Time: 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Location: frost library barker room a level

lunch will be provided.

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Registration for Lunch and Learn Session - Google Drive and Docs

The following material will be covered in this Session:

  • Logging into Amherst Google Apps for Education
  • Basics of Google Drive
  • Basics of Google Docs
  • Collaborating with others using Drive and Docs

Date: Wednesday june 17, 2015
Time: 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Location: frost library barker room a level

lunch will be provided.

Please fill in the following and submit if you wish to attend this class:

Top 15 Amherst College News Stories of 2014–15

Amherst
Now that the academic year is done, let's take a look back at some of the most clicked, tweeted, liked and shared bits of Amherst-related news. Here, in chronological order, are the year's highlights:

1. Meet the Class of 2018, by the Numbers
Amherst's class of 2018 includes an internationally ranked table tennis player, a Morse Code enthusiast, a U.S. military veteran, a blacksmith and someone who wears size 16 shoes.

15 Things to Do at Amherst in 2015

By William Harvey ’18

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The Amherst campus from above (© 2015 AboveSummit)

This year, make it your goal to do the unexpected and break the habits of your everyday life. Whether you’re visiting Amherst for the first time or hoping to find something new on campus, here are 15 things you should do in 2015 at Amherst.

Amherst College’s Frost Library Wins Prestigious Excellence in Academic Libraries Award

Submitted on Tuesday, 2/3/2015, at 1:08 PM

January 29, 2015

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A student works at a table in Frost Library

The Association of College & Research Libraries (ACRL) has named Amherst College’s Frost Library a winner of its 2015 Excellence in Academic Libraries Award. The prestigious prize honors one college library, one university library and one community college library as “outstanding in furthering the educational missions of their institutions.” 

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