Learning Good Citizenship, in Western Mass and Beyond

July 29, 2008 e-NewsThe college’s Citizen Summer program, a Center for Community Engagement (CCE) initiative in its first year, is subsidizing nearly 200 Amherst student interns at various local, regional, national and international non-profits and non-governmental organizations this summer. Learn more about the program in the latest Campus Buzz.
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'08 Amherst Alumnus, Coming Soon to a Theater Near You

July 16, 2008 e-News Rob Brown ’08 will star alongside Dennis Quaid in the upcoming film The Express, set to release this fall. Brown, a football player during his own college career, will play Ernie Davis, who died from leukemia at the age of 23 shortly after becoming the first African-American to win the Heisman Trophy in 1961.
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Trustee in Washington Post Article

July 1, 2008 e-News The story and related audio interview spotlighted the efforts of Amherst board member Danielle Allen, UPS Foundation Professor at the Institute for Advanced Study, to trace an anonymous chain e-mail about Senator Barack Obama to its origin.
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