Architecture, Seen Beyond the Drafting Table: A New Major

Submitted on Monday, 8/27/2012, at 4:35 PM

By William Sweet

Architectural studies, the latest addition to the list of majors available to Amherst students, is more than what its name implies. Students concentrating on architecture won’t just draw on drafting boards or in digital design studios; they will be drawing on multiple disciplines, including art history, environmental studies, performance studies, history, economics and more.


Elevated Lift/Ladder Safety Program for Contractors and Inspections

June 2017

For Architects / Contractors / Designers / Engineers and Inspectors

This program is to properly assist companies gain access to elevated levels and surfaces for purposes of evaluation inspection and repair, at the discretion of the Amherst College Supervisor(s).