Amherst Story Project Preserves Diverse Experiences of Student Body

December 15, 2005 Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass.—When Raul Altreche lost his mother to AIDS as a young boy, his whole life changed. That moment set him on a path that would eventually lead to Amherst. Today, with tragedy behind him, Raul has a difficult story to tell, but he feels compelled to tell it in this year’s release of the Amherst Story Project.