Author, professor Kenneth Miller lectures about evolution at UMass

Brown biology professor Kenneth Miller lectured on why evolution continues to be such a contentious subject at the University of Massachusetts last Thursday.

UMass researchers discover new function in protein for cancer treatment

UMass researchers discover new function of protein that could be useful in preventing and treating cancer by experimenting on frog embryos.

Famous local poet celebrates 90th birthday

Richard Wilbur, professor at Amherst College and Pulitzer Prize winning poet, celebrated his 90th birthday with a party held in his honor.

Massachusetts Sales Tax Could Be Cut in Half, Depending on Your Vote

On Nov. 2 Massachusetts citizens will vote on whether or not to decrease state sales tax from 6.25 to 3 percent. The decrease would have significant outcomes.