Weekly Bulletin

Lower leg muscles
Researchers in the Muscle Physiology Lab in the department of kinesiology are seeking volunteers to participate in a study that will examine the effects of age on muscle function and physical performance. The Muscle Physiology Lab is under the direction of professor Jane Kent. Many aspects of...
Rabbi Edward Feld
Rabbi Edward Feld and alumnus Hussein Ibish will discuss their career paths in Jewish campus work and Middle Eastern political policy analysis on Tuesday, April 14 from 5-7:30 p.m. in 301 Herter Hall. Ibish is a senior research fellow at the American Task Force on Palestine in Washington, D.C....
The Comedies, Tragedies, and Operas of John Dryden
Renaissance Center curator David Katz will present a Rare Book Show-and-Tell on Wednesday, April 15 at 4 p.m. at the center, 650 East Pleasant St. Refreshments are co-sponsored by the Amherst Woman’s Club.    
Lynn Morgan
Mount Holyoke Professor Lynn Morgan will speak on “Human Rights Versus Human Life: Reproductive Governance in Costa Rica” when she presents the Five Colleges’ 2015 Jackie Pritzen Lecture on Thursday, April 9 at 5 p.m. in Mary Woolley Hall’s New York Room at Mount Holyoke...
SPHHS Research Day 2014
The School of Public Health and Health Sciences (SPHHS) has planned a week’s worth of events in honor of the 2015 National Public Health Week, April 6-12, to highlight the message of education, research, outreach and practice. At its 18th annual Research Day on Monday, April 6 from 2-5 p.m....
John Hird
John Hird, dean of the College of Social and Behavioral Sciences will present his recent research at the Center for Public Policy and Administration’s Faculty Colloquium on Monday, April 6 at 12:15 p.m. in 620 Thompson Hall. He will discuss “How Effective is Policy Analysis?”...
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Members of the campus community will be able to process new or renewal passport applications at Passport Day on Tuesday, April 14 from 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. in 165-69 Campus Center. Participants can also have their passport photos taken for free at Passport Day.

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Carol Connare
Richard Nathhorst, research facilities and project manager, and Carol Connare, director of development and communication for the Libraries, will be the featured speakers at a meeting of the Retired Faculty Association on Wednesday, April 8 in 165-72 Campus Center. The meeting begins at 10 a.m....
A memorial service for Sabra MacLeod, 90, retired assistant professor of Spanish, will be held Saturday, April 11 at 1 p.m. at the First Congregational Church of Amherst, 165 Main St. A reception at the church will follow. MacLeod, who taught on campus from 1947-50 and 1967-89, died Feb. 5....
The Nile Project
The Nile Project: Songs & Music of the Nile River comes to the Fine Arts Center Concert Hall stage on Tuesday, April 7 at 7:30 p.m. A powerful pan-Nile percussion section drives this orchestra of Ethiopian masenko, saxophone, Egyptian ney, oud, violin, sisimiya, tanbur, Ugandan adungu and bass...

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