Video of Conferral of Honorary Degrees for Chuck and Polly Longsworth
Posted: May 23, 2013
Hampshire College awarded honorary degrees to Charles R. (Chuck) Longsworth and Polly Longsworth during the May 18 commencement.
Chuck and Polly Longsworth were involved from the beginning in the creation and leadership of what was to be a new kind of college. Chuck was the first employee of Hampshire, charged (he then worked for Amherst College) with bringing the “New College Plan” into reality.