Special Seminars

Amherst College hosts various special colloquia and seminars that vary from year to year. Bruss SeminarsThe Bruss Seminar is part of the Bruss Memorial Program, established in memory of Professor Elizabeth Bruss. Under the program, a member of the faculty is appointed Bruss Reader for a term of two or three years, with the responsibility of addressing questions with regard to women as they emerge from existing disciplines and departments, and to promote curricular change and expansion to incorporate the study of women.