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Hampshire Student Implements Tech Exploration Program for High School Students in Ghana

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Elena Coronado-Jensen 11F

Alum Elena Coronado-Jensen 11F Opens Store of Handmade Upcycled Goods

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Fatima Faizi in Kabul

Student and Afghan Journalist Fatima Faizi F22 was Born Into War

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Hampshire Changemakers

Hampshire College prepares you comprehensively for the world. And the world looks to our graduates for leadership in hundreds of fields.

Lupita Nyong'o

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Oscar-winning actress of 12 Years a Slave, model, and writer

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Jon Krakauer

Jon Krakauer 72F

Mountaineer and bestselling author of Under the Banner of Heaven

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Hampshire College alum Ian Spalter

Ian Spalter 94F

Tech and design pro, currently head of Instagram Japan

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Rhys Ernst

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Filmmaker and coproducer of Amazon's Golden Globe-winning show Transparent

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Fall 2022 Covid-19 Information

We will continue to monitor and respond to the most up-to-date CDC guidance, health data in Hampshire and surrounding counties, as well as any changes in state or local public health regulations, and adjust campus policy accordingly. Hampshire College remains committed to providing a vibrant, fully in-person educational and social experience to our new and returning students.

Latest News and Events

Every Ocean Hughes

Every Ocean Hughes 96S to Exhibit Interdisciplinary Work in Solo Show at Whitney Museum

Known as Emily Roysdon at Hampshire, Every Ocean Hughes 96S will present a four-part show, Alive Side, that comprises performances, video, and photography connected by themes of “transitions, thresholds, kinship, legacy, and queer life.” The exhibition runs January 14 through April 2, 2023.

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Peter Kallock at Yoyoi Kusama installation "Love is Calling"

Thinking Inside the Box: Collaboration, Experimentation, and Interdisciplinarity with Theatre Professor Peter Kallok

Peter Kallok has worked in Hampshire’s theatre program since 1994, and says he loves how student-driven it’s always been. “Few undergraduate theatre programs run like this,” he says. “Most are fully managed by faculty and staff.”

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Crowd in Art Gallery

Side-by-Side Faculty and Alum Art Show Exhibits Relationships and Impact

The Scope of Things opened on October 14, the first night of Friends & Family Weekend, in the Hampshire College Art Gallery in the Johnson Library, and runs through November 4. Gallery Coordinator Naomi Romm 12F, whose oil paintings are part of the show, organized the exhibit.

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Nondiscrimination Statement

Hampshire College does not discriminate in admission, employment, or administration of the rights, privileges, programs, and activities on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex, age, marital status, national origin, mental or physical disability, political belief or affiliation, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression or genetic information, or any other legally protected status under federal, state, or local law.