Five College Consortium

Five College Community-Based Learning (CBL)

Springfield Bound Fall 2017

October 28, 2017

9:30 AM - 4:30 PM

WGBY, 44 Hampden Street, Springfield, MA


Registration deadline: October 20, 2017

Springfield Bound

Springfield Bound is a day-long interactive event connecting students, faculty, and staff members from the Five Colleges who are interested in interning, volunteering, and collaborating with community leaders of Greater Springfield. This event offers a diverse set of workshops led by community organizations, walking tours of Springfield's downtown and neighborhoods, and a poverty simulation.

Free breakfast, lunch, and transportation provided by the Five College Consortium.


Please register early to help us plan for a successful event. We look forard to seeing you there!

Round trip bus transportation will be provided for students from UMass-Amherst, Amherst College, Smith College, Mt. Holyoke College, and Hampshire College for pre-registered participants.

  • Bus Pick-up Times and Locations
    • UMass Amherst                   8:00am (Haigis)
    • Hampshire College              8:20am (Main Bus Stop, behind Library)
    • Smith College                      8:35am (Main Bus Stop, on Rt. 9)
    • Mount Holyoke College       8:45am (Blanchard Hall Bus Stop)