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What the f#$% is a research college?

(Craig Campbell)– In May, the College released the Strategic Planning Draft Report. This document, in its final iteration, will guide a major campaign to raise funds for the improvements proposed in each of the report’s four categories. 472 more words

Academic

Absurd, Crazy, and Read for Filth

(Gina Faldetta)– I’ve been called absurd by friends and foes alike. AC Voice commenters like to lob it at articles that challenge existing power structures as if by deeming an article “absurd” they can effectively conceal the glaring inequalities proved by numerical evidence. 375 more words

Gender

College Tour

Traveling through Massachusetts, Vermont, and New Hampshire today meant lots of time in the car, but stops at Amherst College, Smith College, and Dartmouth (after dark, so no pictures of that campus yet). 24 more words

Photography

Amherst College Refuses to Release Sexual Misconduct Data

(Ethan Corey)– Up until 2008, the College released annual reports of Honor Code violations to the student body, detailing the various offenses committed by students during the academic year and the sanctions they received, including for cases of sexual misconduct such as sexual assault and harassment. 989 more words

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Making Business Better

CSR is an acronym for “corporate social responsibility.” It’s the way a business entity regulates itself in areas such as health, environment, human rights and other externals to its primary mission. 676 more words

Development

Amherst College DIVOH

The alma mater of Harlan Fiske Stone, actor Jeffrey Wright and Prince Albert of Monaco, Amherst presents DIVOH: “As part of Amherst College’s commitment to diversity, the Office of Admission hosts two weekend… 78 more words

The Unbearable Whiteness of Amherst College

(Ethan Corey and Gina Faldetta)– At the end of this past spring semester, the appearance of a baby moose in President Biddy Martin’s backyard inspired a student-led movement for the moose as the new school mascot. 1,012 more words

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