SLIDESHOW: Crotty Hall

Crotty Hall is the first net-zero building on campus, and was officially dedicated Wednesday afternoon. Photos by Jessica Picard.

SLIDESHOW: Men’s Basketball A10 Championship 2017

UMass Men’s Basketball played in the A10 Basketball Championship winning against St. Joseph’s Wednesday night and losing to St. Bonaventure Thursday afternoon. Photos by Katherine Mayo.

SLIDESHOW: Student Strike for Sanctuary

Students gathered in the Student Union on Friday to strike for UMass to become a sanctuary campus. Photos by Robert Rigo, Jong Man Kim, and Aakanksha Gupta.

SLIDESHOW: Southwest Super Bowl Celebration

Students gathered in Southwest Sunday night to celebrate Super Bowl 51. Photos by Jong Man Kim, Katherine Mayo and Jessica Picard.

SLIDESHOW: Immigration Ban Protest

People gather in Amherst Center to protest the Immigration Ban on Sunday, January 29. Photos by Jessica Picard and Caroline O’Connor.

SLIDESHOW: Women’s March

The Boston Women’s March and the Women’s March on NYC were just two of the many marches held around the world on Saturday, Jan. 21, 2017. Thousands of people took to the streets to protest the presidency of Donald Trump. Photos by Judith Gibson-Okunieff, Kate Leddy, and Tess Halpern.

SLIDESHOW: Semester in Review

A look back at the Fall 2016 semester. Photos by Jessica Picard, Sam Anderson, Katherine Mayo, Judith Gibson-Okunieff, Benno Kraehe, Grace Gulick, Christina Yacono, Alec Zabrecky, Erica Lowenkron and Caroline O’Connor.

SLIDESHOW: Best of December 2016

Sports, holiday events, and lectures made up this shortened month as students finished off their fall semester on Dec. 22, 2016. Check out the photo desk’s favorite captures from this month! Photos by Jessica Picard, Mayank Mishra, Benno Kraehe, Imogen Fairs, Judith Gibson-Okunieff, Jong Man Kim, Erica Lowenkron, Aakanksha Gupta, Jed Zuraw-Friedland, Caroline O’Connor, and Sam Anderson.  

SLIDESHOW: Holiday Photos

Photos of holiday performances from campus groups and the community. Photos by Aakanksha Gupta, Jong Man Kim, Benno Kraehe, Katherine Mayo, Mayank Mishra and Caroline O’Connor.

SLIDESHOW: Best of November 2016

The best photos of November 2016 including the election, election reactions, hockey, basketball and other events. Photos by Sam Anderson, Judith Gibson-Okunieff, Benno Kraehe, Erica Lowenkron, Jong Man Kim, Katherine Mayo, Mayank Mishra, Caroline O’Connor, Jessica Picard, Christina Yacono and Jediah Zuraw-Friedland.

SLIDESHOW: Best of October 2016

The best photos of October of 2016, including fall sports, hockey, Halloween and other campus events. Photos by Sam Anderson, Judith Gibson-Okunieff, Aakanksha Gupta, Erica Lowenkron, Jong Man Kim, Katherine Mayo, Mayank Mishra, Caroline O’Connor, Jessica Picard, Christina Yacono and Alec Zabrecky.

SLIDESHOW: Sanctuary Campus Walkout

Protestors walked from the Student Union to Whitmore on Wednesday to deliver letters for a “sanctuary campus.” Photos by Jessica Picard, Caroline O’Connor, Aakanksha Gupta and Judith Gibson-Okunieff.

SLIDESHOW: Election Reaction

Photos from the Ignite Your Right Rally, Call to Solidarity and Amherst Vigil for Love & Unity. Photos by Erica Lowenkron, Jessica Picard, Sam Anderson and Judith Gibson-Okunieff.

SLIDESHOW: Election Day 2016

Election Day 2016 coverage and Trump protest photos by Erica Lowenkron, Katherine Mayo, Caroline O’Connor, Jessica Picard, Sam Anderson, Emily Johnson and Judith Gibson-Okunieff.

SLIDESHOW: Weekend Sports 10/28/2016

Photos from the Hockey, Football, Field Hockey and Men’s Soccer games that took place the weekend of October 28, 2016. Photos by Judith Gibson-Okunieff, Jong Man Kim, Imogen Fairs, Katherine Mayo, Sam Anderson, Caroline O’Connor and Erica Lowenkron.

SLIDESHOW: Labor Center Rally

The Graduate Employee Organization held a rally for the labor center outside the student union on Monday afternoon. Photos by Jessica Picard, Judith Gibson-Okunieff, and Erica Lowenkron.

SLIDESHOW: Best of September

A recap of the month of September at UMass Amherst. Photos by Jessica Picard, Katherine Mayo, Sam Anderson, Erica Lowenkron, Judith Gibson-Okunieff, Chris O’Keefe, Christina Yacono, and Grace Gulick.

SLIDESHOW: Homecoming 2016

Photos from Homecoming Weekend 2016 including Woodstock Stories with Michael Lang and Elliot Landy, Revolution Run 5K, Homecoming parade, Men’s soccer, football, ice hockey, field hockey and Fearing Street Festival. Photos by Chris O’Keefe, Katherine Mayo, Erica Lowenkron, Jessica Picard, Judith Gibson-Okunieff and Alex Tang

SLIDESHOW: Weekend Highlights 9/23/2016

Photos from the weekend of 9/23/2016 including the DYF Music Festival, Through the Photographer’s Eyes, UMass Football and Women’s Lacrosse, UMass Farmer’s Market, and Amherst Apple Harvest and Craft Fair. Photos by Chris O’Keefe, Sam Anderson, Erica Lowenkron, Alec Zabrecky, Christina Yacono, and Katherine Mayo.

SLIDESHOW: Amherst Block Party

The Amherst Business Improvement District’s 5th annual block party was held September 15 from 5-9 p.m. in downtown Amherst. Photos by Jessica Picard, Chris O’Keefe, Judith Gibson-Okunieff, Jediah Zuraw-Friedland, Grace Gulick, Jenn Desmond, and Jill Drummy.