Amherst College Hires New Chief Communications Officer

Sandra Genelius, Chief Communications Officer Sandra “Sandy” Genelius, who has served as a top executive at Sony Corp. and CBS News, has been named Amherst College’s chief communications officer, effective March 1.

The Joy in Social Justice

Bulaong Ramiz-Hall Bulaong Ramiz-Hall, the Multicultural Resource Center’s new director, brings a strong background as an activist to her Amherst role. Read the news story.

Strategic Leader in Diversity, Inclusion Starts Work at Amherst

Norm Jones arrived this fall as the College’s chief diversity and inclusion officer. He brings “experience and sophistication,” said President Biddy Martin, to the ongoing work of “building an intellectual community that embraces diversity of people and points of view.”

Amherst Forges Carbon-Neutral Future

solar array on rooftop Responding to a statement from the Board of Trustees, which acknowledged the grave threat of climate change, the College reported on its strategy and progress in achieving a carbon-neutral footprint on campus.

Young Alums in Inaugural Class for Elite Fellowship in China

The Schwarzman Scholarship, in part inspired by the Rhodes Scholarship, is designed forge links between the future leaders of China and the West. Amherst alums are involved to effect global change in foster care, education, and governmental accountability. 

Richard A. Aronson, MD, MPH: Health Professions Advisor/Assistant Dean of Students Amherst College

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