Anti-Slavery Talk Given at Amherst College to be Preserved by Library of Congress

Architectural Historian Carroll William Westfall To Speak on "To Restore the American City” at Amherst College Sept. 11

August 25, 2006 Director of Media Relations413/542-8417AMHERST, Mass.—Carroll William Westfall, the Frank Montana Professor of Architecture at the University of Notre Dame, will give a talk titled “To Restore the American City: A Guide from the Past to the Present” at 8 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 11, in Pruyne Lecture Hall (Fayerweather 115) at Amherst College. The first lecture in the series sponsored by the Colloquium on the American Founding at Amherst, Westfall’s talk is free and open to the public.

Classicist Victor Davis Hanson To Speak on “The Western Way of War” at Amherst College Oct. 13

October 11, 2006 Director of Media Relations413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass.—Classicist and military historian Victor Davis Hanson will give a talk titled “The Western Way of War” at 4 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 13, in the Cole Assembly Room in Converse Hall at Amherst College. The third lecture in the series sponsored by the Colloquium on the American Founding at Amherst, Hanson’s talk is free and open to the public.

Ukrainian Scholar Mariya Ustymenko Working at Amherst College on Fulbright Grant

November 6, 2006 Director of Media Relations413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass.—Mariya Ustymenko, an assistant professor of English at the Institute of Philology, Department of English Language for Humanitarian Faculties at the Taras Shevchenko Kyiv University in Kyiv, Ukraine is doing research on the topic of “American Women Poets and the Quest for Self-Identity” at Amherst College this academic year on a Fulbright Foreign Scholar grant.

Richard Rodriguez and Victor Davis Hanson To Discuss American Immigration at Amherst College Jan. 23

Discussion of "Should The New York Times be Prosecuted under the Espionage Statutes?" at Amherst College Feb. 27