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This will be one of the final AC Voice articles. In its 6 years on this campus, AC Voice (originally SheBomb.com) has been an outlet for students to discuss pressing social and political issues, for long-form investigations on… 1,590 more words

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Senior Gift Likely to Fall Short of Expectations

The participation rate among seniors for the Senior Gift donation campaign is lower than in any of the previous five years and is expected to fall well short of the 80 percent goal organizers set last year. 166 more words

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Writer's Desk: Stay Out of Fashion

Just weeks before his assassination, President John F. Kennedy gave a speech at Amherst College in which he talked eloquently about the role of the artist in society… 102 more words



The opening number of The Band’s Visit is a song called “Waiting.”  The song has the townspeople of Bet Hatikva singing about living their lives in liminal space.  3,536 more words


Half Rhyme #AtoZChallenge

Half Rhyme What is it? Half rhyme is an imperfect rhyme that relies on consonance. Words can have similar letters and end in similar ways, but still not rhyme. 13 more words


Amherst College Football Player Dies On Spring Break In Mexico

AMHERST (CBS/AP) — An Amherst College student who played on the school’s football team has died during spring break in Mexico City.

Officials at the Massachusetts college said in a statement that senior economics major Andrew Dorogi died Friday. 150 more words


Ep42. A conversation with author Petina Gappah on politics, writing, and more

This week’s episode features Petina Gappah (@VascoDaGappah), a writer and international lawyer from Zimbabwe. Thanks to the efforts of Chipo Dendere (@drDendere… 91 more words