Why is it, amid global crises like climate change, the pandemic, rising poverty
and social inequality, that Amherst students feel the need to debate which of
their fancy study spaces they prefer? But while the question “Science Center or
Frost?” may seem trivial, I feel that, because we are unable to leave campus,
the spaces that are available to the students currently living in the Amherst
bubble are more important to us than in ordinary years.
While there are a number of places students can s