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An Amherst Photographer, 1906-1908

One of the projects that I’m working on right now is a complete survey of all the photographic and audio/visual materials in our collections. The ultimate goal of the survey is to make sure that all of these vulnerable materials are being housed in appropriate conditions and to flag items that need conservation work or conversion off of unplayable media. 309 more words


Investing in Our Future

Last Wednesday, Divest Amherst escalated their campaign to call for the college’s divestment from all fossil fuels, a step up from their rejected proposal to the Board of Trustees last semester demanding divestment just from coal. 1,047 more words

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Your #SadGirl Music Roundup

(Gina Faldetta)– Lana del Rey released her fourth studio album, Honeymoon, last week, just in time to out-Lana the latest Taylor Swift single, “ 582 more words


A Love Letter to the Good Ones

“Just as courageous whites can set an example for other whites… so too can men make an important but different kind of contribution to women’s emancipation.

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NEC Tries to Hold Off Amherst Men's Soccer

Amherst College’s Mens Soccer traveled to Henniker NH to play the men of New England College under the lights. After a first half that was pretty evenly matched, the Amherst men dominated the second half, finishing the game with a 4-0 win.



ACV Guides: Engaging With Privilege

Amherst is constantly host to numerous conversations about race, gender, sexual orientation, religion, class, and other identities. This is a guide for people in privileged positions taking part in these conversations. 721 more words

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ACV Guides: Breaking the Bubble

One of the most common phenomena discussed on campus is that of the “Amherst Bubble.” It refers to our ability to be hyperware of the issues on our campus but ignorant to those beyond it. 910 more words

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