Amherst College Library To Receive Its Millionth Volume April 23 and 24

April 7, 2004Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417

Washington Post Editor Steve Coll To Speak on Bin Laden and the CIA at Amherst College April 27

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

Education Theorist William Howell To Speak at Amherst College Sept. 14

September 6, 2005 Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass.—Education theorist William Howell will speak on "The Education Gap: Vouchers and Urban Schools," at 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 14, in the Babbott Room of the Octagon at Amherst College. Sponsored by the Office of the President at Amherst College, Howell 's talk is free and open to the public.

Discussion of Experiential Education at Amherst College Sept. 26

September 14, 2005 Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass.—A discussion about experiential education and a talk on the history of student activism will be held at 4:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 26, in the Babbott Room of the Octagon at Amherst College. Sponsored by the Working Group on Experiential Education and the Office of the President, both events are free and open to the public.

Artist Glenn Goldberg to Lecture at Amherst College Oct. 6

September 27, 2005 Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417

Amherst College Professor Ilan Stavans To Speak at Jewish Community of Amherst Oct. 30

October 26, 2005 Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417

Niko Kolodny To Speak on "Why Be Rational?" at Amherst College Nov. 3

October 13, 2005 Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass.—Niko Kolodny, assistant professor of philosophy at the University of California at Berkeley, will lecture on the question "Why Be Rational?" at 4:30 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 3, in Pruyne Lecture Hall (Fayerweather 115) at Amherst College. Organized by the Amherst College Department of Philosophy and funded by the Forry and Micken Fund in Philosophy and Science, Kolodny's talk is free and open to the public.

New Yorker Writer Mark Danner To Speak at Amherst College Nov. 2

October 13, 2005 Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417

Art Historian Jean Sorabella To Speak on “The Barberini Faun” at Amherst College Dec. 5

November 22, 2005 Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass.—Jean Sorabella, professor of art and art history at Adelphi University, will give a lecture titled “The Barberini Faun and Hellenistic Royal Fantasy” at 4:30 p.m. on Monday, Dec. 5, in Pruyne Lecture Hall (Fayerweather 115) at Amherst College. Sponsored by the classics department at Amherst College, this talk and a reception to follow are free and open to the public.

Urban Planner Lawrence Vale To Speak on “The Resilient City” at Amherst College Sept. 28

September 20, 2005 Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417

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