Diversity and Inclusion in Search and Appointment Procedures

For all appointments to the Faculty, the President will require evidence of steps taken to establish a nondiscriminatory and fully representative applicant pool from which appointment will then be made on the basis of individual merit.

Diversity and Inclusion in Search and Appointment Procedures

For all appointments to the Faculty, the President will require evidence of steps taken to establish a nondiscriminatory and fully representative applicant pool from which appointment will then be made on the basis of individual merit.

Diversity and Inclusion in Search and Appointment Procedures

For all appointments to the Faculty, the President will require evidence of steps taken to establish a nondiscriminatory and fully representative applicant pool from which appointment will then be made on the basis of individual merit.

Diversity & Inclusion

Students at Orientation

A Community that Looks Like the World

Diversity is an engine of innovation. It is the natural condition of the modern world. And, not coincidentally, it is a foundational part of an Amherst education. We believe that a great intellectual community should look like the world, and with every incoming student, that community comes to life here.

Professor’s new book explores race and class at Amherst College

Submitted on Sunday, 10/14/2012, at 10:00 PM

With a student body that’s close to 50 percent non-white, and with more than 60 percent of its students receiving financial aid, Amherst College is an ideal environment to explore whether  people of different races and economic backgrounds—who live, study and socialize together—will learn about each other and therefore become less prejudiced over time.

Social-Justice Advocate Tim Wise To Speak at Amherst College March 4

February 20, 2004Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417

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