Jonathan Lash

New England News
12:30 pm
Fri November 14, 2014

Hampshire College Groundbreaking For First New Building In Decades

An artists' rendition of the R.W. Kern Center that is being constructed on the campus of Hampshire College in Amherst, MA.
Credit Hampshire College

Hampshire College will break ground this afternoon to build a new $7.5 million multi-use building.   The college says the new building has the most rigorous environmental design standards in the world.   WAMC’s Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill spoke about the new building with Hampshire College President Jonathan Lash.

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New England News
12:51 pm
Mon April 30, 2012

Al Gore Refutes Critics Of Global Warming Urgency

Former VP Al Gore as seen on a video screen at Hampshire College
WAMC

Several  events  were held in Amherst Massachusetts over the weekend to mark the inauguration of Jonathan Lash as the sixth president of Hampshire College.  The highlight was a formal inauguration ceremony  featuring a keynote address by former Vice President Al Gore.  WAMC’s Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill reports.

 

      Gore spoke forcefully on his signature issue, global warming, saying policies and practices must change and critics who deny the scientific evidence must be refuted.

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New England News
1:26 pm
Tue April 24, 2012

Formal Inauguration Of Hampshire College President Set

Jonathan Lash
Hampshire College

Jonathan Lash will be inaugurated this Friday  as the sixth president of Hampshire College. Lash was an environmental attorney, and a former Vermont State Secretary of Natural Resources.  Former Vice President Al Gore will deliver a speech at the inauguration.  WAMC”s Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill spoke with Lash.