History

The Keefe Campus Center first began operations in September of 1987. It is named in honor of Harry V. Keefe, Jr. '43. Mr. Keefe had over fifty years experience in money management and investment banking, and was a founding member of the well-known firm Keefe, Bruyette and Woods. Mr. Keefe was an active and distinguished alumnus of Boston Latin School, having served as director of the Boston Latin School Foundation. Mr.

RSO: Registered Student Organizations

RSO Re-Registration Period for Academic Year 2016-2017 opens April 15th - September 30th 2016. The RSO Re-Registration form can be found HERE.

All re-registered student organizations are automatically registered for the annual Get Involved Fair. This year's Get Involved Fair will take place September 5th from 11:30a-2p on the First Year Quad.

Staff

Paul Gallegos, Associate Director of Student Life for Student Activities

Email:  pgallegos@amherst.edu
Phone: 413-542-5434
Office: Campus Center, Room 017
  • Oversee the operation of the Keefe Campus Center
  • Oversee the administration of Student Activities
  • Oversee the Amherst College Interterm Program

Burke Long To Speak on Madame Mountford at Amherst College April 25

April 19, 2001 Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass.—Burke Long, professor emeritus of religion at Bowdoin College, will speak on “Madame Mountford, Diva of Fantasy Bibles and Other Victorian Entertainments” on Thursday, April 25, at 4 p.m. in the McCaffrey Room in the Keefe Campus Center at Amherst College. The lecture is sponsored by the Willis Wood Fund and the Religion Department and open to the public.

Jazz at Amherst College in April and May

April 12, 2002 Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass.-- Amherst College has set its jazz concert schedule for the remainder of the spring, with combos and ensembles to perform throughout April and May. The jazz program, run by Bruce Diehl, will offer three performances, all of which are free and open to the public.

Amherst College Hosts Keepers of the Word Storytellers April 27

April 4, 2002 Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass.—Storytellers from across the country will spin their tales at the 10th annual Keepers of the Word Storytelling Festival, a day-long event on Saturday, April 27, in the Keefe Campus Center Frontroom at Amherst College. Performances are scheduled for 10 a.m., 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. This year’s nationally known storytellers are Onawumi Jean Moss, Diane Ferlatte, Catherine Conant, Tim Tingle, Eshu Bumpus and Motoko.

"Keepers of the Word" Storytellers April 28

April 3, 2001Director of Media Relations413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass. - Storytellers from across the country will spin their tales at the ninth annual Keepers of the Word Storytelling Festival, a day-long event on Saturday, April 28, in the Keefe Campus Center Frontroom at Amherst College. Performances are scheduled for 10 a.m., 2 p.m. and 8 p.m.

“The Growing Multicultural World” April 22 to 29

April 19, 2001Director of Media Relations413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass. - The Students of Mixed Heritage at Amherst College (SMHAC) will present a multimedia display of "The Growing Multicultural World," in the Keefe Campus Center Atrium from Sunday, April 22 to Sunday, April 29. The Campus Center is open daily from 9 a.m. until 2 a.m.; admission is free.