Volume 152 • Issue 1
The Newspaper of Amherst College Since 1868
Friday, November 18, 2022
Number of Articles: 1
First Article: April 23, 2002
Latest Article: April 23, 2002
April 23, 2002
On Monday morning, students, faculty and prefrosh alike awoke to find their
dorms littered with signs warning them to take heed.
And heed they took.
Some students exited their dorms expecting to be overrun by a pack of hamsters.
“It reminds me about the thing they always say about insects-for every one you
see, there’s always a thousand you don’t,” said Dave Wright ’04.
Flyers, ostensibly posted by Campus Police and the biology department, warned
students of grave danger from an alleged freak