Associated Press: Amherst College Urges Students To Ease Up On Technology Use

The AP wire ran a brief about Amherst Unplugged, an initiative encouraging students to turn off their technological devices for any part of April 8, that was picked up by newspapers and other media outlets across the country.

Encouraging Tech-Loving Students to “Unplug”

March 28, 2011

Assistant Dean of Students Debra Krumholz, a career adviser and work-life balance consultant, has been helping ambitious Amherst students find jobs for six years now, so she’s accustomed to seeing undergraduates with busy academic and personal calendars rush over to her office for a meeting and collapse into a chair, exhausted after a day of classes and meetings.