Volume 152 • Issue 1
The Newspaper of Amherst College Since 1868
Sunday, January 29, 2023
Professor in Social Sciences
Number of Articles: 1
First Article: December 4, 2019
Latest Article: December 4, 2019
By Elizabeth Aries
December 4, 2019
Many students are extremely upset about the views expressed by some professors
about the likely occupants of the affordable housing project at 132 Northampton
Rd., as first reported in The Student on Nov. 13.
The linked letters submitted to the Town Council represent the voices of a small
number of faculty members who, except for one, opposed the affordable housing
project. These voices were upsetting and harmful to low-income students’ sense
of belonging and respect in our campus community.