The Connecticut River Valley of western Massachusetts is home to one of the most successful consortia in American higher education. Four private colleges and the state university have banded together to plan and carry out cooperative programs under the banner of Five Colleges. Commemorating twenty-five years of collaboration, as Donald R. Friary points out in the foreword, this volume offers five essays that speak to the distinctive histories of each of these institutions. In the first essay, Theodore P. Greene depicts the ...

Five Colleges: Five Histories 1992, University of Massachusetts Press, Amherst

ISBN-13: 9780870238161

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