March 27, 2015

Scrolling Headlines:

Closing arguments presented, jury deliberations begin Friday in first of four 2012 gang rape trials -

Friday, March 27, 2015

UMass library opens groundbreaking 3D printing lab -

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Defendant in 2012 gang rape case says accuser consented to sex -

Thursday, March 26, 2015

For the love of the craft: UMass Juggling Club -

Thursday, March 26, 2015

UMass lacrosse looks for fourth straight victory versus Towson -

Thursday, March 26, 2015

The dark, twisty special on Robert Durst proves that, yet again, humanity’s biggest “Jinx” is hubris -

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Law and order, UMass style -

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Hillel fails to represent all Jewish students -

Thursday, March 26, 2015

UMass women’s lacrosse aims another perfect conference record against Duquesne -

Thursday, March 26, 2015

UMass heads home to take on Albany -

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Coming off weekend victory, UMass softball prepares for series against St. Josephs -

Thursday, March 26, 2015

‘The Last Man on Earth?’ more like, ‘The Worst Show on Earth’ -

Thursday, March 26, 2015

A new face for money -

Thursday, March 26, 2015

UMass hopes to carry momentum into weekend series against VCU -

Thursday, March 26, 2015

UMass Theatre Guild to present “Seussical” this weekend -

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

UMass eyes the future of its athletics with the hiring of Athletic Director Ryan Bamford -

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Derrick Gordon to transfer from UMass in search of more prominent role -

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Local author and activist Don Ogden writes to make environmental change -

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Chiarelli: Football the center of attention Tuesday at Bamford’s hiring -

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

MANNA soup kitchen continues to feed the local hungry in Northampton -

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Gender-neutral housing looks to expand

Residential Life considers offering more options

Amherst Police dish out multiple arrests for noise violations at semester’s close

Officers from the Amherst Police Department were on alert this weekend and broke up a number of parties, arresting the residents of three locations in response to town by law violations.

“Extravaganja” event leads to multiple arrests for Amherst Police.

Due to the large turnout of attendees for the annual “Extravaganja” event this weekend, the Amherst Police Department responded to multiple calls in the downtown area.

UMass Community Run for Boston attracts large turnout

Hundreds of people attended a run organized to support the victims and those affected by the Boston Marathon bombings Thursday night by the Mullins Center.

Patriots Day weekend leads to 15 arrests

The three-day weekend brought many arrests for the Amherst Police Department who dealt with 14 separate incidences of alcohol related crime.

Large gatherings lead to multiple alcohol-related arrests in the Amherst crime log

Off-campus partying this weekend led to the arrest of multiple individuals in the Amherst area despite prior preparations made by Amherst police.

Friday and Saturday night parties lead to multiple reported arrests in the Amherst crime log

Police responded to a number of large parties over the holiday weekend, including multiple reports of theft, a drunk driving incident and a lost man accidentally turning himself in.

Amherst police increase patrols to prevent spring break break-ins

Increased Amherst Police Department presence over spring break led to increased patrols to prevent break-ins and led to three arrests for DUIs.

UMass researcher played key role in child cured of HIV

Dr. Katherine Luzuriaga of UMass Medical School in Worcester was key in the “functional cure” of a child born with HIV in Mississippi.

Annual “Blarney Blowout” leads to multiple arrests at Townhouse Apartments

Amherst police prepared for this year’s annual “Blarney “Blowout” in downtown Amherst, however, the most riotous behavior occurred at the Townhouse apartments on Meadow Street.

Slideshow: Rally to End Rape Culture

A rally was staged as the culmination of CERC’s “Week of Action Against Rape Culture” (WAAR).

Multiple arrests including those for OUI and disorderly conduct in Amherst Crime Log

While weekend temperatures were cold, often dipping below freezing, they did not stop a number of arrests from being made in the Amherst area as reported in the crime log.

Coalition to End Rape Culture hosts rally to bring awareness

UMass’ Coalition to End Rape Culture organized a rally in support of its “Week of Action Against Rape Culture” on Friday.

Amherst crime log: Feb. 22-24

A pair of breaking and entering and alcohol related arrests were reported this weekend. However, a nuisance house violation at a house where a band performed for over 300 people, stole the show.

UMass awards engineer grant for energy efficiency research grant

Engineer David Irwin has received a grant to fund software development on optimizing energy efficiency in homes and businesses.

Vandalism in Amherst Crime Log

Multiple incidents of vandalism, impaired driving and off road accidents were reported in the Amherst weekend crime log along with an early morning fight.

UMass launches campus sustainability site

The University has launched a website aimed at sharing and educating the public on sustainability on campus.

UMass named one of “best value campuses”

The Princeton Review rates UMass as one of the “150” Best Value Colleges” from a group over 650 rated schools.

Amherst Crime Log shows multiple car accidents

The Amherst Crime Log reported multiple car accidents this weekend after heavy storms add increased danger of driving for residents

UMass turns 150, events to take place throughout the year

In April UMass will turn 150, and a news release from the University highlights the sesquicentennial events to take place throughout the year.