Over the past few months, the W.E.B. Du Bois Library at the University of Massachusetts has seen a vast number of renovations going on under its tall shadow.
In the wake of the Haiti earthquake, students at the University of Massachusetts have created an alliance called “UMass Haiti Relief” to raise and provide much needed support.
On Tuesday, the Committee for the Collegiate Education of Black and other Minority Students and the Program for Undergraduate Mentoring and Achievement hosted the annual Community KWANZAA celebration in the Student Union Ballroom.
During the month of November, the Asian-American Fraternity, Lambda Phi Epsilon, at the University of Massachusetts has been partnering with the UMass Extension and 4-H program in support of the 4-H club’s annual food drive.
Due to the rising number of influenza cases this fall, many hospitals in the region have re-evaluated their visitation policies. As a measure to help preserve public health and the safety and well-being of inpatients and visitors, Cooley-Dickinson Hospital in Northampton is the most recent hospital to implement a change to its policy.
On Wednesday night the University of Massachusetts Cannabis Reform Coalition hosted a discussion with Deborah Small, Executive Director of Break the Chains, a non-profit organization based out of New York. Small spoke at length about both the causes and effects of the war on drugs, incorporating her years of experience working with those whom the nation’s policies have left disenfranchised.