President Biddy Martin
Convocation Address
September 5, 2011

Good evening and welcome. I have just a few simple messages for you tonight, our faculty, staff and the Class of Irene. The first is this: I am glad to be one of you. 

In my first 10 days in Amherst, I have found the college to be magical. I have had occasion to appreciate its beauty, its friendliness and its intellectual intensity.

The Virtues and Divisiveness of the Virtual

When we get too distracted by our machines, we lose our social foundation.

2010 Convocation Address

By President Anthony W. Marx

2010 Convocation

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