IrishCentral Names '83 Alumna Among To 100 Irish-American Writers and Members of the Media
Cait Murphy, magazine editor and author of Crazy '08:How a Cast of Cranks, Rogues, Boneheads, and Magnates Created the Greatest Year in Baseball History, was recognized in a feature on IrishCentral, the website o
On April 8, Assistant Dean of Students Debra Krumholz and a committee of interested staff and students are encouraging students to voluntarily “disconnect” for 15 minutes, an hour, the afternoon or any part of the day and forgo cell phones, computers and other technological devices.
The Committee on Honorary Degrees, which is made up of trustees, faculty and students, will meet this spring to begin preparing a list of nominees for honorary degrees to be awarded at Commencement 2012. Submit your nominations for candidates online.
“Searching for Balance: Ecology and Environmentalism in a Changing World”
Sociology professor Jan Dizard discussed this topic and fielded questions from alumni and parents as part of the Amherst Connects telephone lecture series on March 15. Listen at the Amherst website or download an MP3 to listen to at your leisure.