Family Weekend 2015: November 6 - 8, 2015


When Parents Visit

Conversation with President Biddy Martin at Family Weekend 2011

On Nov. 5, 2011, President Biddy Martin spoke to parents and families attending Family Weekend, and answered questions. She was introduced by Allen Hart, Dean of Students and professor of psychology.

Why College Tuition Always Goes Up

Ron Lieber ’93, author of the “Your Money” column for the New York Times, speaks at Family Weekend 2009.

The 2008 Presidential Campaign: What to Look For and Beyond

On Saturday, Oct. 25, 2008, Christopher Lehane '90 offered an insider's look at the last 10 days of the campaign. His Family Weekend talk discussed what to look for and what to expect as the campaigns come to a close. Lehane, an Amherst College Trustee, is partner at Fabiani and Lehane, a strategic communications firm. He also is a Democratic political consultant and a former spokesperson for President Clinton and Vice President Gore.