• Why HFA?

    The College of Humanities and Fine Arts prepares students to be citizens in a rapidly changing world.

    Why HFA?

    The College of Humanities and Fine Arts prepares students to be citizens in a rapidly changing world.

  • Find your balance.

    Concerned about majoring in what you love? Follow your passion while gaining valuable skills and you will thrive.

    Find your balance.

    Concerned about majoring in what you love? Follow your passion while gaining valuable skills and you will thrive.

  • 2015 Senior Recognition Celebration

    The College of Humanities & Fine Arts (HFA) will host its Senior Recognition Ceremony on Saturday, May 9, 2015 beginning promptly at 1:00 p.m.

    2015 Senior Recognition Celebration

    The College of Humanities & Fine Arts (HFA) will host its Senior Recognition Ceremony on Saturday, May 9, 2015 beginning promptly at 1:00 p.m.

Mednicoff Works to Create Opportunities for Syrian Refugees in Jordan

Jun 26, 2015

David Mednicoff, assistant professor of public policy visited the largest refugee camp in Jordan on June 6 as part of a delegation affiliated with iPlatform for Global Change, an organization he he...

Obituary: Charlie Moran, Professor Emeritus of English Who Led Writing Programs

Jun 23, 2015

Charles "Charlie" Moran III, 78, of Amherst, professor emeritus of English, died at home June 21 from the effects of acute myeloid leukemia.  Born in New York City, he was raised there and in Rye, ...

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Karen Skolfield '98, MFA

Poet Karen Skolfield won the 2014 PEN New England Award in poetry and the First Book Award from Zone 3 Press. She received the 2015 Robert H. Winner award from the Poetry Society of America and the 2015 Arts & Humanities Award from New England Public Radio, among many other prizes. Skolfield is an Army veteran and teaches writing to engineers at UMass Amherst, where she earned her Master of Fine Arts.

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