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Up2Amherst: LegacyYTE & Athletics

(Lola Fadulu)—Legacy Youth Tennis and Education is the most racially and socioeconomically diverse tennis center that I’ve ever encountered. Before coming to Legacy, I was always the only black player, … Continue reading

June 30, 2014 · 1 Comment

Lessons from Local Agriculture

(Siraj Sindhu)— “Mubarak was a despot—there was no free speech or free elections—so the Egyptians protested and rioted to overthrow him.” -Overheard at Book & Plow Farm I admit it: … Continue reading

June 18, 2014 · Leave a comment

P-R-E-S-S-U-R-E: The High-Stakes Culture of Spelling Bees

(Siraj Sindhu)–I’m sure you’ve seen them. Those really nerdy little kids, standing nervously up on stage, clinging onto those cardboard placards emblazoned with numbers and names as if each one … Continue reading

May 27, 2014 · 2 Comments

One More Time/ Let’s Do It Again

(Anna Seward)—I’ve (mostly) stayed out of the fraternity debate for one reason: it makes me really sad. It actually really bums me out to see men I respect either personally … Continue reading

May 24, 2014 · 2 Comments

The Lavender 18: My Ideal Superhero Team

(Matt Randolph)– Anyone who personally knows me would probably associate me with all things geeky: superhero films, comic books, sci-fi worlds, etc., (you get the point). But I don’t just see superheroes … Continue reading

May 23, 2014 · Leave a comment

What I Learned from the Open Curriculum

(Anna Seward)– I am not the kind of senior who has gotten particularly nostalgic about Amherst. This is not to say I’m ungrateful for the great professors, resources, or opportunities … Continue reading

May 16, 2014 · 1 Comment

Loose Moose Tranquilized and Captured in Biddy’s Yard

(Ethan Corey)– During an otherwise uneventful finals week, a lone adolescent moose descended from the wilderness to wreak havoc upon campus, running wild for several hours before Massachusetts Environmental Police … Continue reading

May 15, 2014 · 16 Comments
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