Chemi Chemi’s interest in public policy and women’s rights has roots in her own life experiences. The second-year student immigrated with her family from Tibet to Nepal before they finally settled in Brooklyn, and faced dramatic cultural upheavals with each move.
Fall 2014 Ray and Lorna Coppinger Endowment Grants have been awarded to five Hampshire College students — Josia Gertz DeChiaria, Matt Hecking, Ben Liebman, Aaron Lindeke-Myers, and Tim Stiles — to support research projects in the cognitive and biological sciences.
For years, one of Alissa Graff’s athletic goals was to play on an NCAA basketball team. When it came time to choose a college, though, she turned away from that dream in favor of the intellectual challenge she knew Hampshire would bring.
Martha Pskowski 09F of Hampshire College has been awarded a Fulbright U.S. Student Program grant to Mexico in environmental studies, the United States Department of State and the J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board announced recently.
The Arts Village buzzed with activity September 12 during HampFest, the biannual student activities fair where student groups present themselves to the Hampshire community. More than 100 groups participated this year.
A research paper by Haoxi Zhan 12F, "A Quantitative Analysis of the Simplification Genetic Operator," has been accepted for presentation and publication at a workshop at the Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference in Vancouver.
Third-year Hampshire College student Miriam King has been awarded a 2014-15 Virginia J. Wagner Scholarship. These scholarships are given annually to students for their valuable contributions to the Five College Dance Department's (FCDD) programs and productions.