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Summer days at Amherst College are among the busiest of the year for Dr. Richard Aronson ’69, a physician who spends his days reviewing medical school applications, writing letters of recommendations, mentoring students and alumni and doing anything else needed to help prepare Amherst graduates for careers in health.
Visiting Assistant Professor of Economics Brian Bethune continues to be an authority that the media turn to as they gauge the ups and downs of the economy. He opined on the Federal Reserve’s possible attempts to stimulate economic growth here and the growth in service jobs here.
Career Center Welcomes New Director Ursula Olender
Submitted on Tuesday, 9/13/2011, at 12:17 PM
Interview by Rebecca Ojserkis '12
This fall, Amherst welcomes Ursula Olender as the new director of the Career Center and associate dean of students. She comes to Amherst from Colgate University, where she became director of career services in 2007. She was previously associate director of career services and chief health professions adviser at Dartmouth College. She received a master’s degree in counseling from Springfield College and a bachelor’s in psychology from Greenville College. She recently spoke with Rebecca Ojserkis ’12 about her plans for Amherst. The edited and condensed interview is below.