Five College Consortium

Five College theater alumnae of color return to campuses for residencies, showcase and panel discussion

Five College Theater Alumnae of Color Showcase
Thursday, Sept. 28, 7:30 p.m., Kirby Theater, Amherst College
Free and open to public 

Theater Alumnae of Color Panel: “Theater in These Times”
Friday, Sept. 29, 5 p.m., Kirby Theater, Amherst College
Followed by reception and meet-and-greet for Five College students
Free and open to the public

Two Five College East Asian events aim to please families and inform educators

Two upcoming events organized by the Five College Schools Partnership Program will celebrate East Asian books for young people.

Children’s/Young Adult book author Holly Thompson at Hampshire College
July 10, 7 p.m. West Lecture Hall in Franklin Patterson Hall

Community Foundation grant to fund effort to increase diversity among K–12 teachers

Increasing the number of Black and Latino K-12 teachers in Western Massachusetts is the focus of a $50,000 planning grant awarded to the Five College Schools Partnership by the Community Foundation of Western Massachusetts.