Dear Athletes, Allies and Members of the Amherst College Community,
As students and people of color, we inherently navigate a complex situation.
When do we feel that we’re taking up too much space? When do we feel we haven’t
had the opportunities to take up enough? We constantly defy expectations and
raise the bar, but we are also constantly met with resistance and obstacles.
Despite these challenges, all of us made it to Amherst College — a prestigious
institution which we hoped would live up