THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED Congressman Barney Frank To Speak at Amherst College April 16

April 5, 2005 Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass.—Congressman Barney Frank (Dem., Mass.) will give the keynote address at the sixth Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer and Questioning (LGBTQ) Alumni Weekend at Amherst College on at 4 p.m. on Saturday, April 16, in the Cole Assembly Room in Converse Hall. The event is open to the public at no charge.

Philosopher Simon Blackburn To Speak at Amherst College March 27

"The Death of Victor Hartmann" Performed at Amherst College March 29 and 30

March 12, 2003Director of Media Relations413/542-8417AMHERST, Mass.-Amherst College will present "The Death of Victor Hartmann," an original staging of vocal and piano music of Modest Musorgsky, on Saturday, March 29, at 8 p.m. and on Sunday, March 30, at 3 p.m. in Buckley Recital Hall at Amherst College. Both performances will be free and open to the public.

Emily Dickinson Museum to Celebrate National Poetry Month with Second Annual “A little Madness in the Spring” April 22 and 23

Senator Gary Hart To Address National Security at Amherst College March 29

March 26, 2003Director of Media Relations413/542-8417AMHERST, Mass.-Former presidential candidate Gary Hart will give a talk and discuss the war and terrorism, Saturday, March 29, at 4 p.m. in the Cole Assembly Room in Converse Hall at Amherst College. The event, sponsored by the Five College Program in Peace and World Securities Studies, the Amherst College Democrats, the department of political science and the Foreign Policy Forum at Amherst College, is free and open to the public.

Philosopher Thomas Nagel To Speak at Amherst College April 3

March 13, 2003Director of Media Relations413/542-8417AMHERST, Mass.- Thomas Nagel, professor of philosophy and law at the New York University School of Law, will speak on "Moral Realism and Moral Objectivity" on Thursday, April 3, at 4:30 p.m. in the Cole Assembly Room. This talk, sponsored by the Department of Philosophy at Amherst College and the Forry Fund in Philosophy and Science as part of a series on "Objectivity in Science and Ethics," will be free and open to the public.

Sing We and Chant It: The Amherst College Madrigals Spring Concert April 22

April 20, 2005 Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass.—The Amherst College Madrigals will present a concert of early music and other songs at 6 p.m. on Friday, April 22, in The Octagon at Amherst College. The concert and a reception following the performance are free and open to the public.

Writer Jason Berry To Speak on "The Crisis in the Catholic Church" at Amherst College April 9

March 16, 2003Director of Media Relations413/542-8417AMHERST, Mass.-Investigative reporter Jason Berry will discuss "The Vatican and the Crisis in the Catholic Church" on Wednesday, April 9, at 7:30 p.m. in the Cole Assembly Room in Converse Hall at Amherst College. Berry will consider the international dimensions of the church's sexual crisis and its impact on the legacy of Pope John Paul II. His talk, sponsored by the Willis D. Wood and Schwemm Funds, will be free and open to the public.

Darfur Survivor Mohamed Yahya To Speak at Amherst College April 21

Dmitri Pokrovsky Ensemble To Present Two Performances While in Residence at Amherst College April 18 to 21

April 8, 2005 Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass.—A living library of traditional Russian music, the Dmitri Pokrovsky Ensemble will be in residence at Amherst College from April 18 to 21, working with students and presenting free public performances in Buckley Recital Hall at 8 p.m. on Tuesday, April 19 and at 8 p.m. on Wednesday, April 20.

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