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Hampshire is a liberal arts college of 1,400 students, each of whom pursues a personalized program of interdisciplinary study that the student works with professors to build. Hampshire is a member of the Five College consortium (Hampshire, Amherst, Smith, and Mt. Holyoke Colleges and the University of Massachusetts Amherst).
Hampshire is a liberal arts college of 1,400 students, each of whom pursues a personalized program of interdisciplinary study that the student works with professors to build. Hampshire is a member of the Five College consortium (Hampshire, Amherst, Smith, and Mt. Holyoke Colleges and the University of Massachusetts Amherst).

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More press coverage of our new 'living building' and our plans to become the only college generating 100 percent of its electricity from on-site solar panels.

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We always knew the force was strong with her. Alum Lupita Nyong'o 03F is interviewed in The Guardian about Star Wars, her rise to fame, and how her education at Hampshire enabled her to take risks.

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New York's most popular talk radio station WNYC welcomed Hampshire President Jonathan Lash this week for an interview on the Brian Lehrer Show.

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Hampshire theatre students and faculty recently traveled to NYC to see alumna and Academy-Award winning actress Lupita Nyong’o perform off-Broadway in Eclipsed, which is set to have its Broadway debut in February.

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Hampshire College alum and musician Daniel Lopatin, also known as Oneohtrix Point Never, is interviewed in the October issue of Vanity Fair.

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Hampshire alum Robin Coste Lewis 86S has won the 2015 National Book Award for Poetry for her debut collection, Voyage of the Sable Venus. 

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Hampshire's Dean of Enrollment and Retention Meredith Twombly writes for Education Week on why standardized test scores do not predict student success. Twombly was one of seven leaders in higher education asked by Education Week to respond to the U.S. Department of Education's "Testing Action Plan."

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Author and poet Claudia Rankine, whose 2014 New York Times bestseller Citizen: An American Lyric earned multiple national book awards, will speak on the topic of "Creative Imagination & Race" at Hampshire's Race Matters Lecture Series on Tuesday, November 17, at 5:30 p.m. in Franklin Patterson Hall.

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Prof. Andrea Dezsö was recently nominated for the 2016 Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award (ALMA). Her nomination follows the recent success of The Original Folk and Fairy Tales of the Brothers Grimm, which became a hit soon after its publication, in fall 2014. She illustrated Jack Zipes’s translation, the first in English of all 156 stories from the brothers’ original 1812 and 1815 editions.

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Hampshire Professors Ray Coppinger and Mark Feinstein’s new book examines dog behavior from evolutionary and cognitive science perspectives.
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