2 min

Black Women of Amherst College Black Women of Amherst College

    • Personal Journals

When Amherst College went coed in the mid-1970s, the first Black female students encountered a campus that was not designed, built or ready for them. Listen to the multidimensional story of the Black women of Amherst College — including alumnae, students, faculty and staff — from the first days of the Amherst community through today.

When Amherst College went coed in the mid-1970s, the first Black female students encountered a campus that was not designed, built or ready for them. Listen to the multidimensional story of the Black women of Amherst College — including alumnae, students, faculty and staff — from the first days of the Amherst community through today.

2 min