Volume 152 • Issue 1
The Newspaper of Amherst College Since 1868
Monday, September 26, 2022
Number of Articles: 3
First Article: September 22, 2021
Latest Article: April 6, 2022
By Tara Alahakoon '25 and Mohamed Ramy ’18
April 6, 2022
Contributing writers Tara Alahakoon ’25 and Mohamed Ramy ’18 discuss the importance of recognizing “climate refugees,” people who have lost their homes and livelihoods due to the increasingly negative effects of climate change.
By Tara Alahakoon '25
October 27, 2021
Contributing writer Tara Alahakoon ’25 looks at the recent campus discussion on mental health from the vantage point of her Asian American heritage. She argues that the counseling center should train staff to be aware of all cultural traditions.
September 22, 2021
Contributing writer Tara Alahakoon ’25 reminds us of the disparity of the pandemic’s effects on different global regions, calling the administration to consider providing greater financial aid to students whose hometowns have been disproportionately affected.