Burning Questions. Bold Solutions.

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.

Keliy Anderson Staley

Hampshire Alum Keliy Anderson-Staley 96F Named 2022 Guggenheim Fellow

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Solar panels

Recent Graduate Flynn Hibbs 17F on the Impact of Solar Development on Wildlife

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Noah Falstein 75F

Alum Noah Falstein 75F Specializes in the Intersection of Video Games and Healthcare

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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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Latest News and Events

Heather Boushey and Candace Vahlsing

Alums Inside the Biden-Harris White House Collaborate on New Climate Change Policy Initiatives

Heather Boushey 88F, a member of Biden's Council of Economic Advisors, and Candace Vahlsing 01F, an associate director at the Office of Management and Budgeting, are core members of the agencies collaborating on this initiative.

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Dr. Sheila Lloyd

Dr. Sheila Lloyd Joins Hampshire College as Senior Vice President for Justice, Equity, and Antiracism

Dr. Sheila Lloyd will join the senior administration at Hampshire College to provide vision, leadership, and direct support for all aspects of the College’s efforts to build an actively antiracist institution.

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Hampshire Campus Drone Photo

Hampshire College Exceeds Admissions Targets for Fall 2022 Semester

More than 250 students make deposits as the College continues to meet its ambitious financial sustainability goals.

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