Students Encounter Nature around Amherst
Submitted on Wednesday, 10/30/2013, at 9:47 AM
Professor’s new book explores race and class at Amherst College
Submitted on Sunday, 10/14/2012, at 10:00 PM
With a student body that’s close to 50 percent non-white, and with more than 60 percent of its students receiving financial aid, Amherst College is an ideal environment to explore whether people of different races and economic backgrounds—who live, study and socialize together—will learn about each other and therefore become less prejudiced over time.