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AC Voice Appreciates: Student Activists

(Ethan Corey)– Amherst has changed quite a bit since its founding as a Christian school for white men in 1821. Today, of course, we accept students from all backgrounds, regardless of … Continue reading

March 30, 2015 · 1 Comment

Why the Fraternity Ban is a Red Herring

(Ethan Corey)– Yesterday, I attended the meeting with President Biddy Martin organized by the AAS to discuss the Board of Trustees’ recent decision to prohibit students from being members of … Continue reading

May 8, 2014 · 38 Comments

Live-blogging Tonight’s AAS Meeting

(Ethan Corey)– Hey guys, tonight we’re going to be trying an AC Voice first: live-blogging an emergency meeting of my favorite student government in the world: the Association of Amherst Students. … Continue reading

May 7, 2014 · 38 Comments

A World Without Dinesh D’Souza (Wouldn’t Really Be Any Different)

(Ethan Corey)– Someone suggested that in writing about Dinesh D’Souza, I should not “presuppose D’Souza’s villain status.” I’m going to ignore that advice. Dinesh D’Souza is a virulently racist homophobe … Continue reading

May 3, 2014 · 17 Comments

An Election That Doesn’t Matter

(Ethan Corey)– Confession: I have never voted in an AAS election. And I’m not alone. Our current president won his election with only 447 votes, less than a quarter of … Continue reading

April 7, 2014 · 33 Comments

A Q&A With Angie Epifano

(Ethan Corey)– Since publishing her breathtaking personal account of sexual assault and trauma at the College over a year ago, Angie Epifano has been a busy woman. She has worked … Continue reading

April 4, 2014 · 4 Comments

AC Voice Appreciates: Extensions

(Ethan Corey)– The great American transcendentalist Ralph Waldo Emerson once enjoined us to “write on the lintels of the door-post, Whim” and allow ourselves to follow our passions without being … Continue reading

March 29, 2014 · 3 Comments

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