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Friday, October 18

Meet the House Directors
(by appointment only)

Financial Aid Office
8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Blair Hall

Open Classes
9 a.m.-6 p.m.
Families and friends are welcome to observe classes. Pick up a schedule at the registration desk.

11:00 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Dining Commons
Door price: $8

What I Learned about HIV and AIDS while Traveling in Thailand
Noon-1 p.m., Cole Science Center, Room 333
Research talk presented by Assistant Professor of Human Biology Megan Dobro. Pizza provided.

The Center for Design Open House
1-3 p.m., Center for Design
This facility contains a fabrication shop equipped for working with metals, plastics, glass, and other materials. It also houses an electronics lab, design equipment for manual and computer-aided drafting and modeling, and sewing equipment for soft-goods fabrication. One-on-one design and fabrication instruction as well as group workshops and trainings are provided.

TEDxHampshire College Ticket Distribution
3 p.m., Franklin Patterson Hall, Lobby

President’s Reception
5-7 p.m., Johnson Library Center, Gallery
Meet Jonathan Lash, Hampshire’s president.

5-7 p.m., Dining Commons
Door price; $9.50

7-9 p.m., Franklin Patterson Hall, Main Lecture Hall
This program is a component of the worldwide organization called TED (technology, entertainment, and design). TEDx consists of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. (The x signifies an independently organized TED event.) Video and live speakers combine to spark deep discussion and connection. Limited seating (100 seats) on a first-come, first-seated basis. Tickets are available at 3 p.m. in the lobby of Franklin Patterson Hall. There will be live feeds to overflow rooms in the East and West Lecture Halls.

Jazz Performance
8 p.m. Prescott Tavern
Hampshire's student-run live music organization, VIBE, will be putting on a night of jazz music. The event is coordinated by Hampshire jazz musician Parker McQueeney 12F, who will be playing with several other Hampshire jazz musicians, as well as University of Massachusetts Amherst alumni 'Bulldog'. Join us for a cozy, cafe-inspired environment.


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Hampshire College
893 West Street
Amherst, MA 01002
Fax 413.559.6764

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