Senior Assembly 2015

Senior Assembly took place on May 6, 2015, in Johnson Chapel, and featured the awarding of prizes and honorary class memberships; a speech by Professor Rhonda Cobham-Sander; and talks by Ricky Altieri ’15 and Tony Russo ’15. Listen to the talks below.

Senior Assembly 2014

Senior Assembly took place on May 8, 2014, in Johnson Chapel, and featured the awarding of prizes to the Class of 2014, as well as honorary class memberships to Leykia D. Brill, Admission; Tony D. Esposito, Dining Services; Don Kells, Post Office; and Theresa Ryan and Lourdes “Luly” Torres of the Campus Police.

Professor Barry O’Connell on Remembering, Discussing, Teaching and (Not) Understanding 9/11

Parent-Dean Conference Call: October 4, 2012

Every year, Alumni and Parent Programs hosts a conference call in the early Fall. On Thursday, October 4, 2012 at 7:30 p.m. EST, Acting Dean of Students Charri Boykin-East and Dean of  New Students Patricia O'Hara will answer questions from parents and guardians of the Classes of 2015 and 2016.

Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell: Gays in the Military

Martha Umphrey, Associate Professor of Law, Jurisprudence and Social Thought

On March 9, 2010, Professor Martha Umphrey led a discussion in Converse Hall about the controversies surrounding the military’s “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell” policy, which prohibits openly gay men and lesbians from serving in the armed forces.

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Max Suechting @ CNMAT

Max Suechting's blog (2)

Social Networking

Wednesday, 6/10/2009, at 3:45 PM

Before I begin, I have to say that it’s a bit intimidating to look at my (rather pedestrian) posts alongside the work of Andy Schmeder (Wii remote hacking, pendaphonics) and Adrian Freed (stringless 12-string cello). My recommendation would be to stop reading this and scroll down on your browser to read about some truly interesting stuff.

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Thursday, 6/4/2009, at 3:42 PM

Good afternoon and hello to everyone. My name is Max; this summer I have the privilege of working here at CNMAT on a variety of projects, with the generous support of the Amherst Center for Community Engagement and it’s Fellowships for Action programs, as well as the help of Richard Andrews and the rest of the CNMAT staff.

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An Interview with Professor Thomas Dumm

An Interview with Jennifer Cody Epstein '88

Jennifer Cody Epstein '88

Listen to the full interview with Jennifer Cody Epstein '88 and Sam Morse, Professor of the History of Art and Asian Languages And Civilizations.

An Interview with Lauren Groff '01

Lauren Groff '01

Listen to the full interview with Lauren Groff '01 and Professor of French Paul Rockwell.