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Hampshire Names 2019 Commencement Speaker Ericka Hart
Activist, sexuality educator, and “cancer warrior,” Ericka Hart will deliver the keynote at Hampshire’s Commencement on May 18, 2019.
Each year, we delight in graduating innovative, creative, and independent-thinking students, and sending them out into the world to create positive change.
Ringing the Div-Free Bell: A Resplendent Ritual
Few who know Hampshire will be surprised that the inspiration for the tradition was an act of empathy
Human Rights Leader Loretta Ross To Be Hampshire College Commencement Speaker
Ross launched the Women of Color Program for the National Organization for Women (NOW) in the 1980s, and led the 2004 March for Women’s Lives, one of the largest protest marches in U.S. history
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From Non Satis Scire, The Hampshire College Alumni Magazine, Summer 2017
Grads Urged to Nurture Community, Work for Justice at 2017 Commencement
With a far-reaching address, keynote speaker Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor calls on Hampshire's 47th graduating class to embrace history, struggle, solidarity, and hope
Scholar, Organizer Against Racial Inequality Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor to Deliver 2017 Commencement Address
Taylor, who teaches African American studies at Princeton, is an organizer of the International Women’s Strike and author of From #BlackLivesMatter to Black Liberation
Collections, Connections, and (at least) One Collision: NSS Summer 2016
Non Satis Scire, Hampshire's Alumni Magazine, Summer 2016
Hampshire College Commencement 2016 Celebrates Student Achievements
Hampshire College Commencement 2016 was held on May 14
Commencement Speaker Is New York Activist, Writer, and Artist Reina Gossett
Gossett is 2014–2016 activist in residence at Barnard College’s Center for Research on Women
Jorrell Watkins Is Student Speaker at 2015 Commencement Ceremony
For his Division III thesis, the 2015 Commencement student speaker authored a choreopoem on a theme spanning Harlem race riots to Black Lives Matter
Video of Sonya Renee Taylor Delivering Commencement Keynote Address
Poet and activist Sonya Renee Taylor, founder and radical executive officer of The Body is Not An Apology, delivered the 2015 commencement keynote address.
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