Bringing the Amherst public schools to the table

Portrait of Kimberly Stender
February 2014—story by CCE staff writer Jenny Morgan, photo by Sandra Costello

There’s no such thing as the back to school blues for Kimberly Stender.

Of course, it’s hard to have the blues when you’re in charge of throwing the annual back to school party for the Amherst-Pelham Regional Public Schools (ARPS).

Then and now: A lasting big brother relationship

Joe and Jack
September 2013—story by Lindsay Ewing ‘15, photos courtesy of Jack Angiolillo ’08

After four years at Amherst College, most students leave campus with an education, enduring friendships, and an inordinate amount of purple clothing. It’s decidedly less common for a recent graduate to leave with a new sibling—but that’s exactly what Jack Angiolillo ’08 did.