Amherst College Biology Professor Dominic L. Poccia Appointed Associate Editor of Journal of Experimental Zoology

December 2, 2005 Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass.—Dominic L. Poccia, the Rufus Tyler Lincoln Professor of Biology at Amherst College, has been appointed associate editor for reproductive biology for the Journal of Experimental Zoology, beginning in 2006.

Amherst College Physicists, Led by Professor Larry Hunter, To Publish in Physical Review Letters

December 12, 2005 Director of Media Relations (413) 542-8417

AMHERST, Mass.—Larry Hunter, the Stone Professor of Natural Science (Physics) at Amherst College, recently had an article on “Measurement of the Electron Dipole Moment Using GdIG” accepted for publication in Physical Review Letters, the journal of the American Physical Society, on Dec. 16.

Literary Magazine n+1 College Tour Comes to Amherst College April 13

March 28, 2007Director of Media Relations413/542-8417AMHERST, Mass.—The editors of the award-winning new literary journal n+1 will speak at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, April 13, in the Paino Lecture Hall in the Earth Science and Natural History Building at Amherst College. Sponsored by the English Department at Amherst College, the event will be free and open to the public.


Submitted by Miranda C. Hannasch

It is the beginning of a new age, my friends: the Age of Amherst Online! I myself am gleefully celebrating the coming of this Age with a blog post on my very own blog. If we close our eyes and pray very hard, perhaps the Gods of IT will also grant us a choose-your-own-adventure game. Imagine the possibilities:

Turning the corner, you come face to face with a scowling history professor. He demands that you reveal the whereabouts of your 15-page research paper, due last week. "I'm sorry, Dave," you say. "I'm afraid I can't do that."

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