Second Semester Security Updates

UMass Security Officials look to engage public in keeping campus safe

Boston College student’s app spreads to UMass

“Campus Calories” lets students track nutrition information for food served in the UMass dining commons.

Students, faculty weigh in on effectiveness of ‘Campus Pulse’

Students and faculty discuss the effectiveness of ‘Campus Pulse’.

For some, winter weather burdens on-campus handicap accessibility

Snow-blocked pathways and curbs can make it especially difficult to move around campus with a disability.

Local artist hosts grand opening of new studio

Artist Noah Rockland celebrates the grand opening of his new glass blowing studio, invites students to join him in classes dedicated to learning the art.

Students unknowing of quad policy

Despite a decade old policy of students in expanded housing being forced to find another home for second semester. Close to half of the people in Orchard Hill multi-year quads did not understand the policy.

Students participate in ‘Nearly Naked Mile’

Not even a steady rain could stop the crowds of people who showed up at the first ever “Nearly Naked Mile” at the University of Massachusetts.

UMass won’t ban plastic water bottles due to Coca-Cola contract

UMass won’t be reducing their carbon footprint by banning water bottles on campus, due to a contract with Coca-Cola that supplies funding for the University.

Pet policy goes unnoticed by UMass students

Not all students aware of UMass pet policies across campus.