How does your decade stack up?

All June long, we tracked gift count by decade. The 90s emerged victorious!

Note: The graph data gets refreshed every morning and counts all gifts to the college.


Volunteering or "Why Commitment Should Not Be a Concern."

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Amherst Students Volunteer for Special Olympics

Submitted on Tuesday, 3/3/2015, at 2:00 PM

Special Olympics athletes, a coach and an Amherst College student on a basketball court in Alumni Gymnasium













Go, teams, go! Amherst College students worked with Special Olympics athletes, coaches, parents and other volunteers during a winter competition in the College's Alumni Gymnasium on March 1.

Browse photos from the event on Flickr.

Practical Idealists: Changing the World and Getting Paid book release

Submitted by Alissa S. Wilson on Thursday, 3/5/2009, at 9:16 AM

The Fletcher Alumni of Color Association (FACA) and the Fletcher Alumni Club of Washington DC, together with John Hammock and Alissa Wilson invite you to celebrate the release of

Practical Idealists: Changing the World and Getting Paid