Plan an Event at Amherst College

Need to plan a college event, invite a lecturer or arrange an extended conference at Amherst College?

The Events and Space Management Office can help. Located at 202 Converse Hall, the office is accessible to walk-ins, by e-mail or by telephone.

Artist Joseph Ablow To Speak at Amherst College Oct. 2

September 22, 2003Director of Media Relations413/542-8417

Louise M. Antony To Speak on "Explaining and Causing" at Amherst College Nov. 7

October 17, 2003Director of Media Relations413/542-8417

Folger Shakespeare Librarian Richard Kuhta To Speak at Amherst College Dec. 4

Refugees International President Kenneth Bacon '66 To Speak at Amherst College Feb. 19

February 12, 2003Director of Media Relations413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass.—Kenneth Bacon, the president of Refugees International, will give a talk about "It's Your World" in the Alumni House at Amherst College on Wednesday, Feb. 19, at 7 p.m. His talk, sponsored by the Amherst College Career Center and the Foreign Policy Forum, is free and open to the public.

Philosopher Simon Blackburn To Speak at Amherst College March 27

Philosopher Thomas Nagel To Speak at Amherst College April 3

March 13, 2003Director of Media Relations413/542-8417AMHERST, Mass.- Thomas Nagel, professor of philosophy and law at the New York University School of Law, will speak on "Moral Realism and Moral Objectivity" on Thursday, April 3, at 4:30 p.m. in the Cole Assembly Room. This talk, sponsored by the Department of Philosophy at Amherst College and the Forry Fund in Philosophy and Science as part of a series on "Objectivity in Science and Ethics," will be free and open to the public.

Writer Jason Berry To Speak on "The Crisis in the Catholic Church" at Amherst College April 9

March 16, 2003Director of Media Relations413/542-8417AMHERST, Mass.-Investigative reporter Jason Berry will discuss "The Vatican and the Crisis in the Catholic Church" on Wednesday, April 9, at 7:30 p.m. in the Cole Assembly Room in Converse Hall at Amherst College. Berry will consider the international dimensions of the church's sexual crisis and its impact on the legacy of Pope John Paul II. His talk, sponsored by the Willis D. Wood and Schwemm Funds, will be free and open to the public.

Free Speech Activist Alan Kors To Speak at Amherst College April 14

Hate Crimes Activist Judy Shepard To Speak At Amherst College April 11

March 16, 2003Director of Media Relations413/542-8417AMHERST, Mass.- Judy Shepard, the mother of Matthew Shepard and the co-founder of the Matthew Shepard Foundation, will speak at 8 p.m. on Friday, April 11, in Johnson Chapel at Amherst College, as the keynote speaker at the college's fifth annual Gay Lesbian Bisexual Transgendered Alumni/Student Mentoring Weekend. Her talk will be free and open to the public. A reception will follow.

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