Scrolling Headlines:

UMPD crime alert informs campus of motor vehicle theft near Rudd Field Sept. 17 -

September 22, 2017

‘It’ has revitalized the modern monster movie -

September 21, 2017

UMass Republicans feel ostracized in political climate -

September 21, 2017

Irma hits Cuba, putting rain cloud over students’ study abroad plans -

September 21, 2017

UMass football travels to Tennessee for its first Power Five game of 2017 -

September 21, 2017

UMass women’s soccer looks ahead to Thursday matchup with Davidson -

September 21, 2017

Perussault and the Minutewomen are ready for the start of A-10 play -

September 21, 2017

Behind the “Hate has no home at UMass” campaign -

September 21, 2017

A-10 field hockey notebook: VCU, St. Joseph’s, and Lock Haven dominate -

September 21, 2017

Video games as art -

September 21, 2017

A-10 men’s soccer notebook: Davidson falls to Virginia Tech in Blacksburg -

September 21, 2017

Glazed and confused: what youth should know about vaping -

September 21, 2017

Trust the professors, and trust the system -

September 21, 2017

Beauty that exists all around you and how to notice it -

September 21, 2017

Student death reported to the University Sept. 19 -

September 20, 2017

Domestic violence and experience of Muslim women lecture kicks off seminar series -

September 20, 2017

Students demand bathroom accountability -

September 20, 2017

Small trashcan fire broke out in Kennedy Hall -

September 20, 2017

Immigration policy discussed in public teach-in -

September 20, 2017

Massachusetts men’s soccer ties Central Connecticut State in double overtime -

September 20, 2017

UMPD investigating JQA sexual assault

Officers were summoned to John Quincy Adams dorm (JQA) at approximately 3:20 a.m. Friday morning by a male party who claimed that one of his floormates had been sexually assaulted.

Amherst Police successfully prevent break-in’s

With the holiday season approaching, past years have shown an increase in break-in’s along with the times. However, the Amherst Police Department has reported that this number has decreased thanks to the help of a new program.

Amherst Police attempting to save students from tickets

The Amherst Police Department offers advice for the continuously rising number of people who are illegally parking on the campus, and alternatives to save them cash.

UMass student suspected in assault case

Timothy J. Martin, a University of Massachusetts student is suspected of assault with a deadly weapon.

District 7 race pits incumbent Markey against newcomer Dembrowski

The Congressional race in Massachusetts’ District 7 pits political newcomer Dr. Gerry Dembrowski against solidly entrenched, 34-year incumbent Ed Markey for a seat in the House of Representatives. However, what Markey possesses in experience, Dembrowski matches with confidence.

UMass professor scouts out cave for underground lab

An assistant professor in the Geosciences Department at the University of Massachusetts went on an excursion to South Dakota this summer to examine a defunct gold mine for its research potential.

Chancellor restructures administration, with increased focus on external relations and IT

Last summer’s departure of former Executive Vice Chancellor Tom Milligan has brought about many changes in staff and administrative duties.

University presses performing strong

The American Association of Publishers (AAP) recently reported exceptionally strong June 2010 book sales for university presses.

Twenty nine UMass grads to Teach for America

The University of Massachusetts produced 29 selections for the Teach for America program in its 2010 graduating class.

W.E.B. DuBois library’s archives go digital

The Library’s Special Collections department has commenced the process of uploading the Libary’s extensive archives to a digital format.

UMass professors recount trials in textbook publishing

of Massachusetts professors discuss personal research experiences with all of the benefits and pitfalls of the textbook publishing market.

Students to start Campus Shared Agriculture program for UMass community

Students taking a class in the department of Plant, Soil and Insect Sciences are planning to create a Campus Shared Agriculture (CSA) program at the University of Massachusetts Extension Farm in South Deerfield.

Final vice chancellor candidate Charles speaks to campus

Dr. Kevin E. Charles, the assistant vice president of student and academic services at the University of New Hampshire, held a public forum Tuesday evening to discuss his plans for the future should he become a vice chancellor at the University of Massachusetts

Ground broken on new UMPD station

Last Friday, UMass broke ground on a brand new, $12.5 million police station. The 27,130 square-foot building will be located at 585 East Pleasant Street, across from the North Fire Station behind Orchard Hill and past Sylvan and the North Apartments.

UMass Annual Fund sees surprising fundraising success

After a mere three weeks of fundraising, the UMass Amherst Annual Fund’s Faculty and Staff Campaign has collected over 800 donations, amounting to a surprising $471,313. The Faculty and Staff Campaign was recently introduced as a means of encouraging faculty and staff to help out the cash-strapped campus.

Amherst receives H1N1 vaccine

The town of Amherst has received its anxiously-awaited shipment of H1N1 vaccine. As the cases of swine flu pile up amongst the student body of the University of Massachusetts, for most, the vaccine has come not a moment too soon.

UMass Dining offers fat tips on eating healthy

Executive Dining Director Ken Toong and members of the University of Massachusetts department of nutrition held a presentation on the differenty types of oils used in cooking and the ways that UMass dining halls have adjusted to new breakthroughs in food science.

UMass looks to out-of-state students to ease budget crisis

Chancellor Holub has proposed increasing out-of-state recruitment of prospective students to campus in the hopes their higher tuition rates will help alleviate decreased revenue.

Pioneer Valley Red Cross helps with flood damage in Georgia

The website of the Pioneer Valley chapter of the Red Cross says that it services 75 communities in western Massachusetts. The question is remains, however: Why are they involved in an emergency happening over 1,200 miles away?

Pioneer Valley Red Cross helps with flood damage in Georgia

Seventeen counties in Georgia are in turmoil right now, hammered by weeks of pouring rain spawned by the remnants of Hurricane Fred and an unusually warm air system in the Gulf of Mexico.

The website of the Pioneer Valley chapter of the Red Cross says that it services 75 communities in western Massachusetts. The question is remains, however: Why are they involved in an emergency happening over 1,200 miles away?