Volume 152 • Issue 1
The Newspaper of Amherst College Since 1868
Sunday, January 29, 2023
By Sonia Chajet Wides '25
December 7, 2022
The college produces a staggering amount of food waste which, thanks to a new contract, is processed by Vanguard Renewables into low-carbon fertilizer and renewable natural gas. The new composting program is part of a broader reassessment of food systems and food waste at the college.
By Sylvie Wolff '25
September 21, 2022
In a continuation of a project started last semester, gardeners at the college have installed a variety of new planters, boxes, and gardens around campus. The new installations support important animal pollinator populations in the local ecosystem.
By Tim Carroll '25
May 4, 2022
Contributing writer Tim Carroll ’25 outlines the tangible reasons and ethical philosophies of why we should convert to plant-based diets.
By Isaac Streiff '24
May 19, 2021
By Sophie Wolmer '23
April 7, 2021
A photo of Prince Albert II and his mother Grace Kelly at Commencement Ceremony
on May 30, 1981. His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco is the 32nd
hereditary ruler of the principality of Monaco. His reign began in 2005 and
continues to this day. Prince Albert II was the only son of Prince Rainier III,
and his wife, Princess Grace Kelly. He was baptised on April 20, 1958 with Queen
Victoria Eugenia of Spain and Prince Louis de Polignac as godparents. The prince
graduated from Amherst Co