Defending college endowments

The following op-ed penned by Amherst President Anthony W. Marx appeared in the Los Angeles Times on Oct. 12, 2008.

When members of Congress demand that colleges and universities with larger endowments spend 5% annually to reduce student expenses, anyone facing a tuition bill understandably nods emphatically.

Boston Globe: The more we imprison, the less we vote

Submitted by Caroline J. Hanna
Conor Clarke ’08 and non-Amherst classmate Greg Yothers, an inmate at the Hampshire County Correctional Facility participating in the college’s Inside-Out program, argued against the disenfranchisement of incarcerated felons in Massachusetts in this op-ed