Amherst College


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Amherst College,

at Amherst, Mass.; founded 1821 as a college for men, coeducational since 1975. A liberal arts institution, Amherst maintains a cooperative program with Smith College, Mount Holyoke College, Hampshire College, and the Univ. of Massachusetts.
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At Amherst College, two students filed complaints to the department in November.
A graduate of Amherst College and Harvard Medical School, he is the recipient of numerous honors and awards, including a Guggenheim fellowship, a National Poetry Series award, and a Lambda Literary Award for his poetry.
native whose parents never got more than a seventh grade education, graduated from Amherst College and Harvard University's Graduate School of Education.
After graduating from Amherst College, Amherst, Mass.
He earned his Bachelor of Arts Degree in Economics and Political Science from Amherst College in Amherst, MA.
Amherst College received a total of more than $100,000 for humanities study projects on skepticism, and on Spanish representations of the Nazis' Mauthausen concentration camp.
Starring the award-winning actress Julie Harris as the fabled poetess and directed by Jean Mudge, "Emily Dickson: A Certain Slant Of Light" faithfully recreates Emily's personality and literary genius by reciting poetry in various settings that include Amherst College, Mount Holyoke Seminary, the town cemetery next door to Emily's childhood home, and on beautiful grounds providing a commanding views from the shores of the Connecticut River.
We know that there are a lot of really bright and talented students out there at community colleges and high schools who don't think about schools like Amherst, either because they don't know about us or because they think they can't afford it," says Stacy Schmeidel, director of Public Affairs for grant recipient Amherst College (Mass.
The Amherst College professors explain the complexities of comparative advantage, trade barriers, foreign exchange markets, balance-of-payment accounts, and macroeconomic policy.
At Amherst College in Massachusetts, Kristin Boyd of Northridge was among 409 graduates, receiving a bachelor of arts degree.
He persuaded a black Amherst College graduate, Donald Gaines Murray, to apply to Maryland's law school.
Pfeiffer holds a BA degree from Amherst College and earned his MBA from the Darden School of the University of Virginia.