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Our collaborative approach to learning allows us to urgently tackle our world's most complex challenges. At Hampshire, you're guided by esteemed and expert faculty members as you pursue your individual questions, generate original research, and prepare to make lasting impact.

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Zukiswa Mhlongo F22 Reflects on Her Experience at the Summer "Super 8 Filmmaking" Program in Paris

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Sean Song 19F Collaboratively Designs RPG Video Game

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Fiona Marks

Fiona Marks 19F the Relationship Between the Presence of Subterranean Fungi and Forest Health

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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

Lupita Nyong'o 03F

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

Rhys Ernst 01S

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

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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

Lorna Hunt

Lorna Hunt Named Chief Information Officer

Hampshire is pleased to announce the appointment of Lorna Hunt, an information technology executive with more than 25 years’ experience in higher education, as chief information officer, a new role at the College. Hunt will report directly to President Ed Wingenbach while serving as the liaison between Hampshire and Ellucian, the College’s IT managed services partner.

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Rowen White 97F, Eric Toensmeire 90F, and Jean-Luc Pierite sitting in chairs talking

First Learning Collaboratives Symposium Addresses Decolonization and Decarbonization

On October 25, Hampshire hosted a panel discussion and conversation at the intersection of (de)colonization and climate change with alums Rowen White 97F and Eric Toensmeire 90F, as well as former Common Good resident Jean-Luc Pierite. Each gave a short presentation, followed by a discussion facilitated by Professor of Environmental Education and Sustainability Andrew S. Yang.

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Noah Romero and the cover of his book, Decolonial Underground Pedagogy

Professor of Native American and Indigenous Studies Noah Romero is Committed to Educational Justice

Before coming to Hampshire, newly appointed Assistant Professor of Native American and Indigenous Studies Noah Romero was a postdoctoral scholar at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, and collaborated extensively with the Center for Indigenous Peoples Education at Nueva Ecija University of Science and Technology, in the Philippines.

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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.