Student Drivers Needed

Department Name: Dean of Students

Job Title: Student Driver

Term/Start Date: ASAP

Job Description: Driver to transport students to the Social Security Office in Holyoke, MA with Amherst College vehicle.

Approximate Number of Hours: 6 hours per week

Requirements: You must be a currently credentialed driver through Campus Police.

Hourly Wage: $10 per hour

Three Join Dream Team

By Emily Gold Boutilier

[Administration] President Biddy Martin has added three new members to her senior staff.

Kevin Weinman is Amherst’s first chief financial officer. He was previously assistant vice president of finance at Dartmouth College.

Welcome New Students from Dean O'Hara

To Our New Students,

James Larimore Named New Dean of Students

Submitted on Wednesday, 3/13/2013, at 5:51 PM

James A. Larimore, the deputy director for Student Success at the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and a former dean at Dartmouth, Stanford and Swarthmore, has been named the new Amherst College Dean of Students, following an extensive national search, President Biddy Martin announced Monday. He will start full-time this summer and begin working for the college part-time in April.

Ben Lieber, Dean of Academic Support and Student Research

His Last First Week

Interview by Katherine Duke '05

Ben Lieber has been dean of students at Amherst since 1984 and will move on to a new position at the college in 2010. This year, he brought decades of perspective—and a brand-new beard—to his final First-Year Orientation. He spoke recently about his experiences:

Dean of Students' Office

Charri Boykin-East, Interim Dean of Students
105 Converse Hall, (413) 542-2529

Patricia O'Hara, Dean of New Students and Amanda and Lisa Cross Professor of Chemistry
105 Converse Hall, (413) 542-2336

Carolyn Bassett, Associate Dean of Students and International Student Advisor
105 Converse Hall, (413) 542-2529

Torin Moore, Assistant Dean of Students and Director of Residential Life
105 Converse Hall, (413) 542-2161

Office of Student Affairs, Staff Directory

Suzanne Coffey, Chief Student Affairs Officer

"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.

Keepers of the Word Storytellers at Amherst College April 26