Diplomat and Political Scientist Strobe Talbott To Speak at Amherst College April 19

“Life is Art/Art is Life”: Amherst College Artists in Residence Discuss Working with Communities March 29 and April 19

Jazz and Java: Thursday Night Jazz Returns to Schwemm’s Gourmet Coffee House

Amherst Lecture in Philosophy Now Available Online

Amherst Political Scientist Javier Corrales and Economist Frank Westhoff Publish Study of Internet Use and Political Regimes

Professor of History Emeritus Fredric Cheyette to be Named Fellow of Mediaeval Academy of America

Amherst College German Professor Ute Brandes Edits New Edition of Anna Seghers’ Short Stories

April 25, 2007Director of Media Relations413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass.—Ute Brandes, a professor of German at Amherst College, has just published the first of a two-volume edition of Anna Seghers’s short stories from 1958 to 1966, in the 25-volume Werkausgabe of Seghers’s literary works (35€, 480 pp., Aufbau-Verlag, Berlin 2007).

Amherst College Orchestra Celebrates the Class of ’07 April 21

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Amherst College Center for Community Engagement Names Molly Mead Director

April 19, 2007Director of Media Relations413/542-8417AMHERST, Mass.—Molly Mead, a professor of urban studies and founding director of the Jonathan M. Tisch College of Citizenship and Public Service at Tufts University, has been named the first director of the new Center for Community Engagement at Amherst College. Her appointment is effective July 1.

Junior Laura Stein Recognized by Massachusetts Dept. of Mental Retardation For Work