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    2. Hampshire College Receives $5 Million Gift Honoring Alumnus Ken Burns

      Hampshire College Receives $5 Million Gift Honoring Alumnus Ken Burns
      Hampshire College announced a new $5 million investment in its Change in the Making campaign. This second $5 million gift to the campaign, given by an anonymous benefactor, will fund the Ken Burns Initiative to Transform Higher Education, propelling implementation of Hampshires innovative approach to undergraduate liberal-arts education. This is yet another historic moment for Hampshire College, President Ed Wingenbach said. Were reinventing the liberal arts by placing globally relevant ...
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    3. Hampshire College receives $5M gift to "Change in the Making" campaign, honors alum Ken Burns

      Hampshire College receives $5M gift to "Change in the Making" campaign, honors alum Ken Burns
      An anonymous $5-million donation to Hampshire College will be used to support the schools Change in the Making fundraising campaign. This is a second gift of $5-million made to the school. The money will go toward funding the Ken Burns Initiative to Transform Higher Education, a learning program that organizes undergraduate education around the most urgent challenges of our time, instead of the traditional structures of majors and disciplines.
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    4. Springfield Symphony has not yet reached agreement with MOSSO

      Springfield Symphony has not yet reached agreement with MOSSO
      There has still been no agreement on a contract between Springfield Symphony Orchestra Management and the musicians union. The SSO sent an open letter to the community expressing all their concerns facing the future of the Springfield Symphony Orchestra. In this recent statement, the SSO said they are exploring all options to assure the future of live professional symphonic music in the Valley.
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    5. W.D. Cowls Names Arthur Haskins Director of Real Estate and Community Development

      W.D. Cowls Names Arthur Haskins Director of Real Estate and Community Development
      W.D. Cowls Inc. recently welcomed Arthur Haskins as director of Real Estate and Community Development. With a career spanning more than two decades, Haskins has worked on all facets of real estate and community building. He has overseen the completion of numerous mixed-use, commercial, and residential developments in New England and has a strong understanding of real-estate development, with expertise in new-construction management, affordable housing, residential brokerage, land sales ...
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    6. Infrastructure grant to help Franklin, Berkshire County communities revitalize infrastructure

      Infrastructure grant to help Franklin, Berkshire County communities revitalize infrastructure
      Members of the Baker Administration as well as other state leaders made a stop in Charlemont to give out grants to a number of local rural communities. This will be going towards a number of communities in both Franklin and Berkshire Counties, helping rural spots revitalize their infrastructure.
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  2. About Amherst

    Amherst

    Amherst is a town in Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States in the Connecticut River valley. As of the 2000 census, the population was 34,874. The town is home to Amherst College, Hampshire College, and the University of Massachusetts Amherst, three of the Five Colleges. The name of the town is correctly pronounced without the h ("AM-erst"), unlike some other towns of the same name.

    The communities of Amherst Center, North Amherst, and South Amherst are census-designated places.

    Amherst is part of the Springfield, Massachusetts Metropolitan Statistical Area.

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    1. This fits in perfectly with the mission of UMass Amherst.
      In Pilot Qteros biofuels plant in Springfield may have future creating ethanol microbes - MassLive.com
    2. We've really grown with Springfield, and we have the branch offices in Westfield and in Northampton and Amherst now.
      In STCC honors 6 businesses with induction into Western Massachusetts Entrepreneurship Hall of Fame
    3. Judge said the city will host its third developers' conference on Oct. 27 at the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame. Another centerpiece will be the University of Massachusetts at Amherst's Clean Energy Connections third annual conference and opportunity fair set for Oct. 20 at the MassMutual Center. "The city is working so hard to create programs and images and perceptions that Springfield is a city on the move, Michel said.
      In Conference set on innovation