The Five College Consortium has sent a letter to Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker and other state leaders urging an increase in the budget for state’s regional transportation systems (RTAs). Baker’s proposed budget would level-fund the RTA budget for a fourth straight year.
At their recent annual meeting and design-build awards event in Framingham, the Design Build Institute of America (DBIA), New England Region, presented the Five College Library Annex project team with a bronze award in the building construction category.
A grant from the Community Foundation of Western Massachusetts will help a coalition of organizations led by the Five College Schools Partnership address the lack of diversity among teachers in the area’s public school classrooms.
Last bus from UMass to MHC at 7:15 pm
Last bus from MHC to UMass at 8:00 pm
Wednesday, 11/22—Saturday, 11/25
No bus service
Full-service schedule resumes.
Full service schedule.
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
Five College New Music Festival, September 8—10, Bezanson Recital Hall, UMassFrom September 8 to 10, the UMass Amherst Department of Music and Dance will host the 2017 Five College New Music Festival, featuring four concert programs of music by Five College faculty
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
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.