See our planning for 2020–21.

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Web Pages, Sites, and Blogs

Community Websites (CWS)

An installation of Moodle used for Hampshire College and Five College community and/or committee collaboration. Provides feature-rich (forums, wikis, quickmail, etc) sites that allow for permission-based communication and sharing.


Open source content management system (CMS) used by authors all over campus to create and maintain content as part of the Hampshire College website. Drupal is also used for the Intranet and the student handbook. Email for assistance with using Drupal.


Open source learning management system (LMS) used for Hampshire course websites. Email for assistance with Moodle.


Hampshire has a Wordpress installation,, which is used for blogs, faculty websites, and occasional websites that require a different platform from the main Hampshire site. Wordpress is not used to create websites that should in fact be hosted on and that do not require a different platform.


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