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decorative Entomologist Anna Holden 96F's Research in National Geographic
Hampshire alum and entomologist Anna Holden 96F's research featured in the article "Tar Pits Bees Connect California’s Past to Present" in National Geographic.
Leah Hager Cohen Alum Leah Hager Cohen 85F on No Book but the World
Leah Hager Cohen 85F is interviewed in Bustle about her fifth novel, No Book but the World.
decorative Alum Starts Local Mandolin Orchestra
Hampshire College alum Adam Sweet 80F is the founder of the South Hadley Mandolin Orchestra.
decorative Rae Griffiths 88F Uses Animals to Advance Children's Learning
Rae Griffiths 88F is the owner and primary educator of Teaching Creatures. Griffiths gives presentations with a variety of reptiles and mammals she raises to help young people learn more about the natural world.
Work by Rhys Ernst 01S Featured in Whitney Biennial Work by Rhys Ernst 01S Featured in Whitney Biennial
Work by Rhys Ernst 01S is featured in the Whitney Biennial, the prestigious survey exhibition that runs from March 7 to May 25 at the Whitney Museum of American Art’s building at 945 Madison Avenue at 75th Street in New York City.
Ben Fiske Hampshire Grad Worked on Frozen’s Academy Award-winning Animation
From an early age, Benjamin Fiske 02F knew he wanted to be an animator. Movies like Toy Story and TV shows like ReBoot introduced him to a world of 3D animation, which he became eager to learn about.
Winter 2013: Alumni News

Hampshire Alumna Christina Salway 00F on NBC’s American Dream Builders
Hampshire alumna Christina Salway 00F, creator and owner of ElevenTwoEleven Design, an interior design company based in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, will be a contestant in the upcoming NBC reality competition American Dream Builders, hosted by Nate Berkus.

Friends Since Day One, Alums Collaborate on Exhibition “To Have and To Owe”
Leigh Claire La Berge 94F and Laurel Ptak 94F met on their first day at Hampshire College and have remained friends since.

"Aamina Sheikh all set for a global showbiz journey"
Hampshire alumna Aamina Sheikh 99F is currently rated as the most talked-about star in Pakistan.

CBS to Air Richard Barber 71F's The Whole Gritty City
Richard Barber 71F's film, The Whole Gritty City, will air on CBS on Saturday, February 15. The Whole Gritty City follows young student marching bands as they prepare for coveted spots in the New Orleans parade.

Congratulations, Lupita Nyong'o 03F on your Academy Award Nomination
Congratulations to Lupita Nyong'o 03F for her recent Academy Award nomination. Nyong'o is nominated in the category of Best Supporting Actress for her role in 12 Years a Slave.

Hampshire Alum Co-produces Academy Award Nominee The Lady in Number 6
In the process of filmmaking, Hampshire College alum Jon Kitzen 86F says, “You never know what you’re going to get.”

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