Pioneer Valley Soundscapes - Five College project explores connection between sound and place

Pioneer Valley Soundscapes is a project that explores the connection between sound and place by documenting the musical communities and acoustic terrain of the Pioneer Valley in Western Massachusetts.

The films, recordings, and images are produced by students at Amherst, Hampshire, Mount Holyoke, and Smith Colleges and the University of Massachusetts, Amherst through semester-long collaborations with local musicians and partnerships with area communities.

4 pm. Friday April 8 through 5:30 pm. Saturday April 9, 2011. Five College Catholic Students Outdoor Adventure Retreat.

A retreat with solid Catholic fellowship and prayer experiences -- and with real outdoor adventure at Camp Wilder programmed by Next Level Adventures. Timeframe: from 4 pm. Friday April 8 through 5:30 pm. Saturday April 9, 2011. See the attached brochure for details. The application deadline is midnight, April 6. Space for only up to 35 Catholic undergrads at the Five Colleges. Full grants available, see application.

Five College Energy Manager

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Five College Jazz Festival To Be Held in Amherst Feb. 18 through 20

February 14, 2005Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417AMHERST, Mass.-The third annual Five College Jazz Festival will take place from Friday, Feb. 18, to Sunday, Feb. 20. The festival will feature students from Amherst, Mount Holyoke, Smith and Williams College and the University of Massachusetts at Amherst.

Five-College International Relations Certificate Program


The Five College International Relations Certificate Program offers an opportunity for students to pursue an interest in international relations as a complement to their majors.