Amherst College Senior Cricket Fisher Receives Keasbey Scholarship To Study Youth Violence at Oxford University

April 25, 2005Director of Media Relations413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass.—Herrick "Cricket" Fisher, a senior at Amherst College, has received a Keasbey Memorial Foundation Scholarship to explore the causes of youth violence in the department of social policy and social work at Oxford University. A graduate of Northfield Mount Hermon School in Northfield, Mass., Fisher is the daughter of Terry Fisher of Lexington, Mass. and Jody Lisberger of Exeter, R. I.

Amherst College Senior Laura Schlosnagle Receives Fulbright Grant To Teach English in Germany

April 25, 2005Director of Media Relations413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass.—Laura Schlosnagle, a senior at Amherst College, has received a J. William Fulbright Fellowship to teach English in Germany next year. A graduate of Mayo High School, Schlosnagle is the daughter of Donald and Janet Schlosnagle of Rochester, Minn.

Amherst College Graduate Joseph Rachiele Awarded Watson Fellowship To Explore Pick-Up Basketball Around the World

April 25, 2005Director of Media Relations413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass.—Joseph Rachiele, who graduated from Amherst College in January, has been awarded a Thomas J. Watson Fellowship and will travel around the world to study cultural imperialism in a uniquely "hands-on" fashion, playing pick-up basketball and reporting on his experience. Rachiele, a graduate of Shorewood High School, is the son of Julia Rachiele of Seattle, Wash.