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12/17/19 Hampshire College's New President Reflects On A Year Of 'Hard Choices' WBUR-FM Online https://www.wbur.org/edify/2019/12/17/hampshire-president-wingenbach
12/17/19 Hampshire College President On The School's Return From The Brink Radio Boston WBUR-FM Online https://www.wbur.org/radioboston/2019/12/17/hampshire-college-president
12/16/19 Saving Hampshire College - CommonWealth Magazine Commonwealth Magazine https://commonwealthmagazine.org/the-download/saving-hampshire-college-2/
12/10/19 Progress for Hampshire College Business West Online https://businesswest.com/blog/progress-for-hampshire-college/
12/5/19 Ken Burns kicks off Hampshire College funding drive Daily Hampshire Gazette Online https://www.gazettenet.com/HampshireBriefing-hg-120419-30976865
12/4/19 Hampshire College to keep accreditation Daily Collegian, University of Massachusetts https://dailycollegian.com/2019/12/hampshire-college-to-keep-accreditation/
12/3/19 Ken Burns kicks off $60M campaign for alma mater Hampshire College Republican Online/MassLive.com, The https://www.masslive.com/news/2019/12/this-is-my-family-filmmaker-ken-burns-kicks-off-60m-fundraising-campaign-for-hampshire-college.html
11/26/19 Hampshire College Maintains Accreditation, Advances Plan for Its Future Business West Online https://businesswest.com/blog/hampshire-college-maintains-accreditation-advances-plan-for-its-future/
11/26/19 After Financial Hardship, Hampshire College Renews Its Accreditation Diverse: Issues in Higher Education Online https://diverseeducation.com/article/160906/
11/26/19 Hampshire College wins crucial support from accreditors in quest to regain financial stability Washington Post Online, The https://www.washingtonpost.com/education/2019/11/25/hampshire-college-wins-crucial-support-accreditors-quest-regain-financial-stability/
11/25/19 After turbulent year, Hampshire College keeps accreditation Education Dive https://www.educationdive.com/news/after-turbulent-year-hampshire-college-keeps-accreditation/568000/
11/25/19 Hampshire College Maintains Accreditation Inside Higher Ed http://www.insidehighered.com/quicktakes/2019/11/25/hampshire-college-maintains-accreditation
11/25/19 Hampshire College Keeps Its Accreditation After Tumultuous Year New England Public Radio https://www.nepr.net/post/hampshire-college-keeps-its-accreditation-after-tumultuous-year
11/25/19 Hampshire College Reaccredited After Tumultuous Year WAMC-FM Online https://www.wamc.org/post/hampshire-college-reaccredited-after-tumultuous-year
11/24/19 Hampshire College retains accreditation Daily Hampshire Gazette Online https://www.gazettenet.com/Hampshire-College-retains-accreditation-30745665
11/24/19 Hampshire College retains accreditation following  key review Republican Online/MassLive.com, The https://www.masslive.com/news/2019/11/hampshire-college-maintains-accreditation-following-key-review.html
11/24/19 Hampshire College Keeps Its Accreditation After Tumultuous Year WBUR-FM Online https://www.wbur.org/edify/2019/11/24/hampshire-college-neche-accreditation-higher-education-amherst
11/23/19 Struggling Hampshire College gets a big reprieve Boston Globe Online http://www.bostonglobe.com/metro/2019/11/23/struggling-hampshire-college-gets-big-reprieve/czvQFvdKscxl7zPvAyHqXP/story.html
11/18/19 Hampshire College continues financial recovery wwlp.com https://www.wwlp.com/news/hampshire-college-continues-financial-recovery/
11/14/19 Ken Burns to take part in Hampshire College fundraising effort Republican Online/MassLive.com, The https://www.masslive.com/business/2019/11/ken-burns-to-take-part-in-hampshire-college-fundraising-effort.html
10/24/19 The broken business model of American higher education Washington Post Online, The http://www.washingtonpost.com/lifestyle/magazine/the-downfall-of-hampshire-college-and-the-broken-business-model-of-american-higher-education/2019/10/21/9f36caf8-8460-4170-8bde-7ce3648b98c7_story.html
10/22/19 Hampshire College scraps majors, sets sights on 'pressing issues of our time' Education Dive https://www.educationdive.com/news/hampshire-college-scraps-majors-sets-sights-on-pressing-issues-of-our-tim/565619/
10/20/19 'No majors, no departments': Hampshire College votes to shape academics around modern challenges Amherst Bulletin https://www.amherstbulletin.com/HampshireUpdate-hg-101719-29436457
10/18/19 Hampshire College Announces New Educational Model Diverse: Issues in Higher Education Online https://diverseeducation.com/article/157861/
10/16/19 Hampshire College revamps its educational model, abolishing traditional academic departments Boston Globe Online https://www.bostonglobe.com/metro/2019/10/16/hampshire-college-revamps-its-educational-model-abolishing-traditional-academic-departments/qhfzfxVdjjD5AUafv2db7J/story.html
10/16/19 Hampshire College to accept a spring 2020 class Daily Collegian, University of Massachusetts https://dailycollegian.com/2019/10/hampshire-college-to-accept-a-spring-2020-class/
10/16/19 Hampshire College votes to shape academics around modern challenges Daily Hampshire Gazette Online https://www.gazettenet.com/HampshireUpdate-hg-101719-29359892
10/16/19 Hampshire College unveils new model for coursework, fundraising goal of $60M by 2025 Republican Online/MassLive.com, The https://www.masslive.com/news/2019/10/hampshire-college-unveils-new-model-for-coursework-fundraising-goal-of-60m-by-2025.html
10/16/19 Hampshire College Announces New Direction WHMP-FM https://whmp.com/news/160061-hampshire-college-announces-new-direction/
10/7/19 Hampshire College Community Working To Create New Academic Program New England Public Radio https://www.nepr.net/post/hampshire-college-community-working-create-new-academic-program
10/5/19 College Admissions Officers Can Now Recruit Prospective Students More Aggressively NPR Illinois https://www.nprillinois.org/post/college-admissions-officers-can-now-recruit-prospective-students-more-aggressively
10/4/19 College Admissions Officers Can Now Recruit Prospective Students More Aggressively NPR/National Public Radio Online https://www.npr.org/templates/transcript/transcript.php?storyId=766927068
10/2/19 Hampshire College works on new education model Daily Hampshire Gazette Online https://www.gazettenet.com/HCFuture-hg-100219-28964840
9/24/19 Hampshire College plans to admit spring class Daily Hampshire Gazette Online https://www.gazettenet.com/Hampshire-College-to-admit-spring-2020-class-28756507
9/24/19 Hampshire College will resume accepting new students for spring semester Republican Online/MassLive.com, The https://www.masslive.com//news/2019/09/hampshire-college-will-resume-accepting-new-students-for-spring-semester.html
9/24/19 Hampshire College accepts enrollment for new Spring 2020 class wwlp.com https://www.wwlp.com/news/hampshire-college-accepts-enrollment-for-new-spring-2020-class/
9/22/19 Hampshire College President Ed Wingenbach sees path forward for unconventional school Republican Online/MassLive.com, The https://www.masslive.com/news/2019/09/hampshire-college-president-ed-wingenbach-sees-path-forward-for-unconventional-school.html
9/17/19 Hampshire College to Reinvent Its Academic Program This Fall Business West Online https://businesswest.com/blog/hampshire-college-to-reinvent-its-academic-program-this-fall/
9/12/19 Ed Wingenbach Takes Over as Hampshire College President Connecting Point http://connectingpoint.wgby.org/ed-wingenbach-takes-over-as-hampshire-college-president/
9/9/19 Edward Wingenbach named eighth president of Hampshire College Daily Collegian, University of Massachusetts https://dailycollegian.com/2019/09/edward-wingenbach-named-eighth-president-of-hampshire-college/
9/6/19 Hampshire President Addresses Challenges As College Starts New Semester WAMC-FM Online https://www.wamc.org/post/hampshire-president-addresses-challenges-college-starts-new-semester
9/4/19 For unconventional Hampshire College, a chance to start over Boston Globe Online https://www.bostonglobe.com/metro/2019/09/03/hampshire-college-new-leader-now-have-solve-problem-that-created-for-ourselves/QCUSfCxP6uZvoXJ3PlDy8N/story.html
9/4/19 Hampshire College salutes tiny incoming class Daily Hampshire Gazette Online https://www.gazettenet.com/HampshireLaunch-hg-090419-28187245
9/4/19 Hampshire College brings former Smith officer on as development chief Daily Hampshire Gazette Online https://www.gazettenet.com/Hampshire-College-names-Jennifer-Chrisler-as-new-chief-advancement-offcer-28121453
9/4/19 UMass Boston protests UMass programs in Newton Herald News Online, The https://www.heraldnews.com/news/20190904/umass-boston-protests-umass-programs-in-newton
9/3/19 Hampshire College's new leader: 'Now we have to solve the problem that we created for ourselves' Boston Globe Online https://www.bostonglobe.com/metro/2019/09/03/hampshire-college-new-leader-now-have-solve-problem-that-created-for-ourselves/QCUSfCxP6uZvoXJ3PlDy8N/story.html
9/3/19 Hampshire College welcomes new freshman class WGGB-TV Online https://www.westernmassnews.com/news/hampshire-college-welcomes-new-freshman-class/article_d3dac1b0-ce89-11e9-a191-3798980fbb40.html
9/3/19 Hampshire College welcomes 13 new students wwlp.com https://www.wwlp.com/news/local-news/hampshire-county/hampshire-college-welcomes-13-new-students/
9/2/19 Emails show UMass set 'draconian' conditions for Hampshire College merger Recorder, The https://www.recorder.com/New-documents-shed-further-light-on-UMass-Amherst-Hampshire-College-partnership-discussions-28152613
8/31/19 After public release of UMass e-mails, Hampshire president reiterates commitment to keeping school independent Boston Globe Online https://www.bostonglobe.com/metro/2019/08/30/after-public-release-umass-mails-hampshire-president-reiterates-commitment-keeping-school-independent/azrajGanfmLvSGfrGNdKLL/story.html
8/31/19 Emails show UMass set 'draconian' conditions for Hampshire merger Daily Hampshire Gazette Online https://www.gazettenet.com/New-documents-shed-further-light-on-UMass-Amherst-Hampshire-College-partnership-discussions-28087521
8/30/19 Hampshire College fall enrollment better than earlier forecast Republican Online/MassLive.com, The https://www.masslive.com/news/2019/08/hampshire-college-fall-enrollment-better-than-earlier-forecast.html

 

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