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Archived announcements for April, 2009

Attention, Class of 2009: Voting Starts March 31
On Tuesday, March 31, nominations will be accepted for Class of 2009 Commencement Speakers and honorary members of the Class of 2009. Online voting begins at 12:01 a.m. and will continue for a 24-hour period at the following Web site.
For more information: https://www.amherst.edu/campuslife/aas/voting/seniorspeaker

Cover Art Design Contest for CD of Amherst Songs! Enter by March 31
Help us design cover art for the new College Songs CD, which will be given to graduating seniors and incoming first-years, and win a $25 gift certificate to the store or restaurant of your choice and an excellent Amherst souvenir. Cover art may be a literal or abstract and of any artistic medium. For inspiration and a sample of College Songs, visit the link below. Please e-mail submissions to baldermansterste@amherst.edu or mail them to Brent Alderman Sterste '00, Box 2220. For more information, contact Brent at the above email address or 413-542-8226. The submission deadline is March 31. The contest is sponsored by Alumni and Parent Programs.
For more information: www.amherst.edu/alumni/coolstuff/music

Financial Aid Newsletter Posted
The Financial Aid Newsletter for March 2009 has been posted on the office's Web site. Topics include applying for aid in 2009-10, book expenses, assistance with unreimbursed medical and dental costs, music performance courses, taxable scholarship and grant aid, aid for study abroad, help with senior expenses, student loan "exit" interviews, student loan consolidation and working off-campus in the summer under the Federal Work-Study Program.
For more information: https://www.amherst.edu/media/view/99757/original/FANewsletter_Mar_2009.pdf

Intramural Athletics Sign-Ups
The third and final intramural season will being on Monday, April 6. Please e-mail Whitney Kouvaris for more information on signing up for co-ed softball, tennis and golf.

Swimming and Diving Lessons for Children Starting April 1
The Amherst College Swimming and Diving Team will again be offering lessons beginning April 1.
For more information: https://www.amherst.edu/athletics/teams/winter/swimming

Participate in Anti-Awkward CD Swap!
What does your playlist tell us about you? Are you rock, hip-hop, salsa, house or world, or are you a mixture of these genres? Be brave and select a CD's worth of music that defines you. Bring your mix CD to the Anti-Awkward CD Swap at Jamboree on Friday, April 3, at 7 p.m. in Keefe Campus Center. Here you will leave your CD and pick up someone else's. On a piece of paper that will be provided, you will be asked to write a three-word description of the music. Blank CDs will be available at the MRC during open hours.
For more information: https://www.amherst.edu/campuslife/multicultural/events

New Media Art Exhibition Curated by Film Studies Professor March 30ľApril 5
For the third year, Visiting Assistant Professor of Film Studies Dale Hudson has worked with Sharon Lin Tay of Middlesex University (London) to curate the online new media art and digital video exhibition for the Finger Lakes Environmental Film Festival (FLEFF). This year's exhibit, "sticky-content," showcases visually stunning and politically provocative new media from around the globe, including a "docufragmentary" on Brazil's landless movement, "mobile-mentaries" shot on cellphones in Japan and a mashup that de-toxifies classical television representations of Native America. Hudson will give talks on the exhibition at FLEFF. The online exhibit can be accessed through the festival Web site.
For more information: www.ithaca.edu/fleff/onlineart/

Pre-Registration to Begin April 6
Pre-Registration for fall 2009 will be held between Monday, April 6, and Friday, April 10. The Registrar's Office will e-mail Pre-Registration information on Monday, March 30. The online course catalog will be posted that afternoon. The Committee on Educational Policy has asked that students and faculty be made aware of the following statement: "We encourage students and faculty to avoid the crush of the last days of Pre-Registration week. We ask faculty to post sign-up sheets, listing times they are available to meet with advisees. We encourage students to think about their next semester schedule as soon as possible, so that they can meet with their advisors before the final day." --Committee on Educational Policy, May 5, 1982.

Anti-Awkward CD Swap CANCELLED
Originally part of the "Jamboree" event, Friday, April 3, at 7 p.m. in Keefe Campus Center, the "Anti-Awkward CD Swap" is cancelled. However, the rest of the event will go as planned: doors open at 7 p.m.; the cultural show begins at 7:30 p.m.

English Department Prizes: Submissions Due April 6
Submissions for the English Department prizes to be awarded this spring will be accepted in the department office, Johnson Chapel 1, until April 6. For complete descriptions of the various prizes, please see the English Department's Web site.
For more information: https://cms.amherst.edu/academiclife/departments/english/prizes

Iron Chef Competition April 16; Sign Up by April 8
The deadline for entering the Iron Chef contest is Wednesday, April 8. Please note: the teams will be chosen and notified by e-mail. Sign up in the Val office today! Good luck!

Still room in Writing Center's PowerPoint Presentation Workshop April 7
It's not too late to pre-register for the Writing Center's workshop "Creating a Great PowerPoint Presentation," to be held Tuesday, April 7, from 1 to 2 p.m. In this workshop, we will discuss tips and strategies for writing a strong presentation, designing professional-looking slides and engaging your audience. Find a full description and a link to register at the Writing Center Web site.
For more information: https://www.amherst.edu/academiclife/support/writingcenter/workshopsstudents#April

Position Announcement: Dean of Students
The Dean of Students position has been posted on the Human Resources Web site. Employees interested in and qualified for the position should apply online.
For more information: https://jobs.amherst.edu

German Department Writing Prize: Enter by April 17
The German Department will award the Consulate General Prize for Academic Achievement for the best paper written as a part of the work in any German Department course for 2008-2009. Students are invited to submit their original papers, with faculty comments, to the department office (Barrett 101) by Friday, April 17. Please indicate your class and campus box number on all entries.

CCE Hiring: 2009 Community Engagement Orientation Trip Coordinator
The coordinator will return to campus in mid-July to plan the four-day/three-night trip and must have a valid driver's license. This position is full-time, with a wage of $11 per hour. If interested, e-mail kmlee@amherst.edu
For more information: https://www.amherst.edu/academiclife/cce/students/orientation

Spring Carnival April 26
Spring Carnival, which is part of Spring Weekend, will be held on Sunday, April 26, from approximately 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. The event will offer food, games and giveaways to all Amherst students.

Chess Players Needed for Match Against Williams College
We are seeking at least five Amherst students (four players and at least one alternate) with strong chess skills to take on four Williams College Chess Club players on May 3, to help recreate and celebrate the first collegiate baseball game ever played, also between Amherst and Williams, 150 years ago. (Amherst won, 73-32.) What does chess have to with baseball? Well, at that first game, there was also a chess match between Amherst and Williams. So, before the modern baseball game at 1 p.m., there will be a vintage baseball game at 11 a.m., with period uniforms, between Amherst and Williams alumni. As with the first game in 1859, there will be a chess tournament played simultaneously. Please e-mail info@amherst.edu if you are interested.

Register for History 48: Criminal Justice System (Professor Martha Saxton)
Interested students are invited to participate in History 48: "Historical Perspectives on the Criminal Justice System and the U.S. Economy." The class will take place in the fall semester at the Hampshire County Correctional Facility. Twelve "inside" students, who are also inmates in the jail, will work with 12 Amherst or "outside" students. A typical class will include brief discussion of current events, panels addressing the reading material and a final research project. The class will take place on Wednesday afternoons, beginning at 2 p.m. and ending around 4:30 p.m. Students considering the class should allow an extra hour on both ends for transportation and other eventualities. In choosing, I will give preference to upper-level students, but younger students who are interested should apply, as there may be room. If you are interested in taking this course, please e-mail me (msaxton@amherst.edu), and I will send you an application form to be returned to me by April l. I will be interviewing students on April 6.

Register for Hunger Clean Up!
"The Hunger Cleanup is a one-day service-a-thon where students volunteer in the community and get friends and family to sponsor them. Volunteers help local agencies meet their urgent needs while also raising money to help them keep operating." --www.hungercleanup.org. Start spring off right by participating in the National Hunger Clean Up! Register at www.hungercleanup.org. Ask your friends, family and professors to sponsor you. And, on April 4, wear RED and help us make our community a more beautiful place. This event is sponsored by MassPIRG at Amherst, Smith and UMass. For more information, please e-mail Michelle Huynh at mhuynh11@amherst.edu or Silvia Wu at wwu11@amherst.edu.
For more information: www.hungercleanup.org

Now Accepting Applications for Andrew W. Mellon Coordinator of College Programs at Mead Art Museum
An opening for the Andrew W. Mellon Coordinator of College Programs at the Mead Art Museum has been posted on the Human Resources Web site. Employees interested in and qualified for the position should apply online.
For more information: https://jobs.amherst.edu

Have a Home-Cooked Dinner with Local Alumni!
This spring, Alumni and Parent Programs invites you to have a home-cooked meal with local Amherst alumni. This is a great chance to get away from campus, get a home-cooked meal and meet some fun alumni. To register, please visit www.amherst.edu/alumni/associations/pv/pvhostingstudent. You may sign up individually or with a small group of friends. Once you are matched with a local alum, he or she will be in touch soon with an official invitation and details. Contact Brent Alderman Sterste '00 at baldermansterste@amherst.edu or 413-542-8226 with questions.
For more information: https://www.amherst.edu/alumni/associations/pv/pvhostingstudent

New Web Site Launch: Perspectives of Amherst, a User-Built Portrait of Amherst College
The Amherst Film Collective has recently launched "Perspectives of Amherst," a new media Web site that presents a constantly changing, community-built portrait of Amherst College. Videos are randomly selected and displayed from a user-uploaded archive on each refresh, creating unique and new perspectives of the Amherst environment. Any member of the Amherst College community may upload a video clip which, once moderated for appropriate content, will be added to the clip archive for circulation. The video collage invites the viewer to see Amherst in a different light, taking a second look at that which they see every day--or a first look at something new.
For more information: perspectivesofamherst.com

The Decemberists for Spring Concert 2009: Tickets Available Now!
Amherst College Program Board and the AAS present The Decemberists for this year's spring concert. The show is Friday, April 24, at LeFrak Gymnasium. Doors open at 7 p.m. Tickets are free and guaranteed for Amherst College students until April 8. Tickets can be picked up in Room 107A of Keefe Campus Center. General sale starts April 9. Tickets are $10 for Five College students and $20 for general admission.
For more information: cms.amherst.edu/campuslife/keefe

AAS Meeting Updates Now Available on YouTube
Students can now view a short summary of AAS Senate meetings on YouTube. Hosted by Senator Jared Crum '11, these videos help students stay informed and up-to-date about campus affairs. The videos are short but full of important content, so busy students and faculty can get as much as possible from the videos. The videos are posted weekly, on Tuesdays or Wednesdays following Monday AAS meetings. See link below.
For more information: www.youtube.com/aasamherstcollege

Juniors Elected to Phi Beta Kappa
The following members of the class of 2010 have been elected to Phi Beta Kappa, the nation's oldest and most prestigious academic honors organization: Gina I. Rodriguez, Hannah S. Merves, Erik L. Schulwolf and David J. Wadden.

Financial Aid Renewal for 2009-10; Deadline April 25
Applications for renewal of financial aid for 2009-10 are now being received. Any student may apply for financial aid, regardless of whether he or she now receives assistance. The application deadline is April 25. Information about applying is posted on the Office of Financial Aid website at the link below. If you have questions about financial aid at Amherst or the procedure for applying, contact the Office of Financial Aid (B- 5 Converse Hall): telephone 2781 from on campus or 413-542-2296 from off campus.
For more information: https://www.amherst.edu/offices/financialaid/renewal_upperclassapps

Register for Relay for Life!
The American Cancer Society's Relay For Life is a community event in which students from UMass, Mount Holyoke College, Amherst College, Hampshire College and Smith College come together to remember loved ones, inspire others and celebrate life. It's your chance to make a difference in the fight against cancer. The money raised will fund lifesaving research, education, advocacy and service programs. For more information and to register, visit www.relayforlife.org/fivecollegema.
For more information: www.relayforlife.org/fivecollegema

Next Teaching and Advising Lunch for Faculty April 10
Advising will be discussed at the next Faculty Lunch on Friday, April 10, at noon in the Mullins & Faerber Rooms of the Lewis-Sebring Dining Commons. What would make advising more rewarding for faculty and students? Should faculty be evaluated as advisors when they stand for tenure? Would advising be strengthened if advisor and advisee focused specifically on identifying learning goals so that advising could be about more than course selection? We will discuss an experiment a small group of faculty has undertaken on advising first year students around learning goals. We will also discuss different models of advising at other institutions and ask how we might rethink our own advising system. Contact Amrita Basu with questions and suggestions. For more information, visit www.amherst.edu/academiclife/dean_faculty/tap.
For more information: https://www.amherst.edu/academiclife/dean_faculty/tap

Spring AAS Elections
The elections for Executive Board posts (President, Vice President, Treasurer, Secretary and Judiciary Council Chair) will be held on Thursday, April 9. Each candidate must make a five-minute speech on Speech Night at 7:30 p.m. on Monday, April 6, and must also hand in a petition at that time with 25 signatures of people who support his or her candidacy. Elections for Senate and Judiciary Council spots will take place on Thursday, April 16. Speech Night for those positions will be at 7:30 p.m. on Monday, April 13. The same requirements apply. Both Speech Nights will occur in the Red Room of Converse. Only those who turn in the required materials will have their names on the ballot.

Amherst Debaters Take First Place at Princeton Tournament
Amherst LZ, comprised of Nic Zhou and Lily Lamboy (from Smith College) took first place varsity team at the Adlai E. Stevenson Memorial Debate Tournament at Princeton University (March 27-28). Nic and Lily defeated Harvard A, Yale NR, Cambridge A, and Oxford A in varsity out-rounds to win the tournament. The Amherst Debate Society (ADS) is currently a top 10 club on the American Parliamentary Debate Association (APDA) circuit.
For more information: https://www.amherst.edu/campuslife/studentgroups/debate_society

In Memoriam: Professor Bill Kennick
The Johnson Chapel flag has been lowered in memory of G. Henry Whitcomb Professor of Philosophy, Emeritus, William E. Kennick. More information will be posted here as it becomes available.

In Memoriam: Professor Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick
Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick passed away Sunday evening in New York City. She was 58. Eve taught English at Amherst from 1985-89, where she also helped to create the WAGS Department, as well as at Hamilton College, Boston University, UC Berkeley, Duke University, and since 1999 at CUNY, where she was Distinguished Professor of English in the Graduate School. Eve's many books, essays and lectures catalyzed new alliances between feminist and anti-homophobic scholarship and between academic research and political activism. She survived 13 years with metastatic cancer.

Commitment to Teaching Summer Fellowship; Deadline April 15
The Amherst College Career Center invites all continuing students to apply for financial assistance for confirmed summer work that affords them the opportunity to explore and/or prepare for potential careers in U.S. public school teaching. Please note that continuing students include first-year students, sophomores, juniors and first-semester seniors who will be enrolled in classes during the upcoming Fall 2009 semester. Preference will be given to Amherst College students currently enrolled or considering enrollment in the Amherst College/Mount Holyoke Teacher Licensure Program. Applications from students exploring the field of public education and/or considering other paths to public school teaching will be considered as well. For more information, please see the front page of the Career Center Web site: www.amherst.edu/campuslife/careers.

Fellowships for Action; Application Deadline April 15
The Fellowships for Action Program is a highly competitive program for sophomores and juniors that offers students the chance to connect their academic programs of study with internship opportunities around the world. The program is designed to provide funding and support for students as they deepen their understanding of public service, nonprofit administration, community engagement, activism, structural inequality, diversity and public policy while making connections between theory (academic experiences at Amherst College) and action (community learning in the field).
For more information: https://www.amherst.edu/academiclife/cce/ffa

Iron Chef Contest Today
Reminder: The Iron Chef Contest will be held today beginning at 5:30 p.m. in the Weiller Wing. Please stop by and observe the culinary expertise of the contestants!

Pipeline Scholars Program Summer Internship Opportunity
The Pipeline Scholars Program is an Amherst College and Amherst Regional Public Schools Partnership. This is a five- week internship (June 24-July 29) that comes with on-campus housing and a $1,500 stipend. The internship will include the chance to participate in lesson-plan development, cultural diversity in the classroom, LitLife literacy program and classroom management training; assist teachers in a classroom (grades 6-10); develop and teach lesson plans with the aid of advising teacher; mentor public school students by participating in all academic and enrichment activities including breakfast at Valentine, classes and daily recreational activities; attend the end-of-the-day reflection sessions with fellow student interns; complete related reading and writing as assigned throughout the program; and participate in the evaluation of the Pipeline Program and related recommendations for future Pipeline initiatives. To apply, submit a resume and cover letter in Experience. The deadline for applications is midnight on April 16.

Jones Prize for Seniors and '09Es; Deadline April 17
Each year, the Black Studies Department awards the Edward Jones Prize in honor of the first black alumnus of Amherst College. Competition for the prize is open to any graduating Amherst College senior (including 2009Es) who has written an honors thesis that addresses a present or future issue of concern to black people in Africa and the Diaspora. Submissions for the Jones Prize will be accepted by the Black Studies Department from all other Amherst College academic departments. In order to be considered, one unbound copy of a student's thesis must be received in the Black Studies Department Office in 108 Cooper House no later than 3 p.m. on Friday, April 17. The Jones Prize will be awarded at Senior Assembly.

Charles Hamilton Houston Prize for Seniors and '09Es; Deadline April 17
The Charles Hamilton Houston Prize is an annual monetary gift awarded to a graduating senior (or '09E) who best personifies a commitment to realizing his or her humane ideals, much in the way that Charles Houston '15 devoted his life to the struggle for equal protection under the law for African-Americans. Each candidate is required to write an essay of no more than 10 pages on the question: "In what area of social involvement do you feel that you can best effect your humanitarian ideals?" In addition, each candidate is required to submit a list of activities and/or work experiences that illustrates his or her commitment to this ideal. Essays should be submitted to the President's Office no later than 4:30 p.m. on Friday, April 17.

Stonewall Prize: Submissions Due April 17
The Stonewall Committee invites student submissions for the 2009 Stonewall Prize. This prize is awarded annually to the Amherst College student whose work offers substantial and exceptional commentary on some facet of bisexual, intersex, gay, lesbian, queer or transgendered experience. Submissions may take a number of forms: prose, poetry, fiction, drama, videos, films, art projects, photography or performance art. They may be created as part of a classroom assignment or honors project, or they may be original for this competition. All submissions are due no later than April 17 and are to be mailed to the Stonewall Prize Committee, AC #2208, or delivered to the Office of the President.

Juniors: Apply Now to be a Peer Career Advisor for 2009-2010
The Career Center is currently accepting applications for Peer Career Advisors for the academic year 2009-2010. The job of Peer Career Advisor (PCA) is a year-long position for seniors who are interested in working approximately five hours a week assisting other students in the internship and job search process. An important goal of the Career Center is to involve students in thoughtful career exploration throughout their time at Amherst and PCAs play a fundamental role in this process. If you enjoy helping people, like writing and editing, solving problems and hosting events while getting paid, this might be the perfect job for you! More details, as well as the application, can be found in Experience. The deadline to apply is Friday, April 17.

Valentine Summer Job Applications Available
Applications for summer work in Valentine are now available. Please apply before April 17. Stop by the Valentine office on the lower level.

Seniors: Last Day to Pick Up Caps and Gowns April 21
Seniors must pick up their caps and gowns on Tuesday, April 21, in Porter Lounge of Converse Hall between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. Free Commencement announcements will also be available. This is the LAST DAY that regalia distribution will occur, so don't forget! Caps and gowns need to be worn at Senior Assembly on May 8.
For more information: https://www.amherst.edu/aboutamherst/news/specialevents/commencement/infostudents/dates

Day of Mindfulness April 23
Yoga, mindfulness, stress reduction and contemplative pedagogy are making contributions to campus life across the country. We invite you to participate in one or more of the events listed in the college calendar as part of a Day of Mindfulness at Amherst College. For more information, contact Pam Guyott at pguyott@amherst.edu or Ryan Milov at rmilov10@amherst.edu. For information on the National Conference, the Contemplative Heart of Higher Education held at Amherst College on April 24-26, visit the link below or contact Prof. Arthur Zajonc at ext. 2033. Sponsored in part by the Mayo-Smith Read Transdisciplinary Fund.
For more information: www.acmhe.org/events.html#conf

Sign-up by April 22 for Intergroup Dialogue on Interracial Dating
How do you feel about interracial dating? Have you ever dated anyone outside of your race or culture? If so, what were some of the things you took away from it? Why does society still feel this is a taboo topic? Will we always feel this way now that we have a bi-racial president? Is a mixed-heritage relationship the same as interracial relationship? Come enjoy lunch and participate in the conversation on April 24 from noon to 1:30 p.m. in the Friedmann Room. Sign up by April 22 by e-mailing mrc@amherst.edu.

Moseley Prize from the Religion Department: Deadline Extended to April 24
A substantial first and second prize will be awarded for essays by seniors dealing in a scholarly manner with religion. The approach may be historical, literary, philosophical or scientific, but the focus of the essay should be on religious subject matter or on patterns of religious thought, sensibility and conduct. Though the prizes are most often awarded to honors theses, relevant term papers and substantial essays written specifically for this competition will also be considered. Entries must be submitted no later than noon on Friday, April 24, to the Religion Department Office. Interested students are invited to consult Professor Doran, chairman of the Moseley Committee, for further information regarding the terms of this competition.

AMP Presents Battle of the Bands May 1; Sign Up by April 24
To culminate AMP: Amherst Musicians Perform, an all-day music festival on Friday, May 1, outside the Campus Center, there will be a BATTLE OF THE BANDS sponsored by ACPB, AAS and the Campus Center! To have your band compete, please complete a form available outside Room 107 of the Campus Center and return it to box #1856 by Friday, April 24. Music! Fun! Prizes! Be there!

Decemberists Tickets Still Available
Limited tickets to The Decemberists are still available in Room 107A of Keefe Campus Center until 4 p.m. today and again beginning at 7 p.m. in LeFrak Gym. Tickets are free for Amherst College students, $10 for Five College students and $20 for general admission. Concert begins at 8pm tonight.
For more information: https://www.amherst.edu/campuslife/keefe/calendar

Seats Available for Faculty/Staff Bus Trip to NYC April 25
There are still seats available for the bus trip to New York City on Saturday, April 25. The bus leaves from Converse at 7 a.m., arriving in the City shortly after 10 a.m. Dropoffs are at the Metropolitan Museum of Art or Times Square. Spend the day on your own and return to the Museum for a 7 p.m. departure. The cost is $42 per person. Please contact Carol Sharick (crsharick@amherst.edu) in the Career Center to reserve your seat.

Financial Aid Renewal Deadline April 25
Applications for renewal of financial aid for 2009-10 are now being received. Any student may apply for financial aid regardless of whether he or she now receives assistance. The application deadline is April 25. Information about applying is posted on the Office of Financial Aid Web site. If you have questions about financial aid at Amherst or the procedure for applying, contact the Office of Financial Aid (B-5 Converse Hall): telephone 2781 from on campus or 413-542-2296 from off campus or by cell phone.
For more information: https://www.amherst.edu/offices/financialaid/renewal_upperclassapps

Weight Watchers at Work: It's Not Too Late to Join!
The Weight Watchers At Work Series will begin April 28 at 12:30 p.m. in the Barker Room on Level A of Frost Library. The program will run for seven weeks and is geared specifically for schools and colleges. You must pre-pay for this program, and we will need a minimum of 15 participants to start the group. Please post this for those who do not have computer access. For more information, contact Linda A. Bisi at labisi@amherst.edu or ext. 2234.

Position Announcement: Research Assistant in Physics
An opening for Research Assistant has been posted on the Human Resources Web site. Employees interested in and qualified for the position should apply online.
For more information: https://jobs.amherst.edu/

Position Announcement: Assistant Dean of Admission
An opening for Assistant Dean of Admission has been posted on the Human Resources Web site. Employees interested in and qualified for the position should apply online.
For more information: https://jobs.amherst.edu/

Announcing the Winners of the 2009 Amherst College Wretched Writing Contest!
The Writing Center and the Writers are pleased to announce the winners of the 2009 Amherst College Wretched Writing Contest: Justin Patrick (Mystery), Donatella Galella (Romance and Sci-Fi/Fantasy), Shirui Chen (Academic), Philip Menchaca (Poetry) and Surya Kundu (Miscellaneous). Their winning entries may be viewed at the link below. Thank you to everyone who participated!
For more information: https://www.amherst.edu/academiclife/support/writingcenter/wretchedwriting/wretchedwritingwinners2009

Position Announcement: Area Coordinator / Assistant Director of Campus Center / Student Activities
An opening for Area Coordinator/ Assistant Director of the Campus Center/Student Activities has been posted on the Human Resources Web site. Employees interested in and qualified for the position should apply online.
For more information: https://jobs.amherst.edu/

Inaugural Issue of Undergraduate Law Journal Out Now
The inaugural issue of the Interdisciplinary Undergraduate Law Journal (IULJ) is now available online. The journal accepts submissions from undergraduates at colleges and universities around the world. Today's new, troubling and intriguing questions about law require an analysis that goes beyond traditional legal scholarship. The IULJ seeks to bring the best traditions of the liberal arts to bear on the most difficult and urgent juridical problems of our time.
For more information: https://www.amherst.edu/campuslife/studentgroups/lawreview

Position Announcement: Librarian of the College
The Librarian of the College position has been posted on the Human Resources Web site. Employees interested in and qualified for the position should apply online.
For more information: https://jobs.amherst.edu

Commencement and Reunion Workers Needed for Dining Services
The Dining Services has openings for experienced production staff (cooks), waitstaff, bartenders, food servers and dishwashers to work the upcoming Commencement and Reunion events on May 22-24 and May 28-31. Previous experience for most positions is preferred but will train. If you know of anyone interested in earning additional money, they are encouraged to apply for these openings.
For more information: https://jobs.amherst.edu

Do You Twitter?
The Office of Public Affairs is building a Twitter presence, and wants to include voices from students, faculty, staff, alumni and others in the community. Please send your Twitter url to web@amherst.edu.

Summer Campus Center Manager Positions Available; Apply by April 29
Applications for Summer Campus Center Manager positions are available in Room 107 of the Keefe Campus Center or online. Applications are due by noon on Wednesday, April 29, to the Assistant Director of Student Activities in Room 107, Keefe Campus Center.
For more information: https://www.amherst.edu/campuslife/keefe/services

 
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