People travel to UMass from afar for 36th Annual Powwow

Student-run Powwow features dancing and drumming.

UMass to host 36th Annual Powwow Saturday

Powwow event to be a musical, social gathering with ceremonial elements.

Native American Student Association plans for powwow after travelling to Native Nations Rise March in Washington D.C.

Members of NASA discuss plans for the semester and the long-term future for Native American students at UMass.

Josh Odam spreads succinct messages through Free Negro University clothing line

The clothes are printed on UMass’ campus and promote intersectional liberation.

Small group of students study during Hatch’s ‘soft opening’

The newly re-opened student space closed was since 2014.

Winning Hult Prize team at UMass to travel to semi-finals of competition in March

Team of sophomores developed the idea for a social and professional network for refugees.

UMass Democrats look to create coalition of campus groups to resist Trump’s policies

Party hopes to become more of a leader in on-campus activism.

UMass Divest and proponents of sanctuary campus will not be allowed to speak at Board of Trustees meeting

Public comment denied in move organizers of on-campus groups call undemocratic.

Train allegedly strikes pedestrian in Amherst

A 40-year-old was transported to Baystate Hospital with “significant injuries.”

Labor Center to receive increased funding from University

University adds new graduate student positions as Subbaswamy promises ‘revitalization.’

Laura Reed discusses nuclear disarmament under Obama Administration

Visiting lecturer talks about Prague Speech and shift in American policy.

Veterans Advocacy Services cancels event celebrating Hampshire College flag victory

Director of Veterans Outreach says efforts of group should be focused on mistreatment of veterans in the United States.

Protests for gender-neutral bathrooms continue for second day in Whitmore

Gender Liberation Union organizers discuss progress made over the past day.

Bathroom stalls in Whitmore occupied during first day of Gender Liberation Union actions

GLU demands speedy implementation of campus-wide gender-neutral bathrooms as 150 participate.

Crowd of more than a hundred gathers to protest Trump election

Another protest to be held on Friday in solidarity with demonstrators at Temple University.

When the impossible comes: UMass students respond to a seemingly inevitable Trump victory

Shocked at results from swing states, five students expressed their shock at seeing a candidate they never took seriously take a tremendous lead.

Massachusetts legalizes marijuana and strikes down charter school expansion as Clinton cruises in state

Results of Mass. Election in Amherst closely reflect those of the state.

Native American Student Association and UMass Divest raise money for DAPL protesters at Farmer’s Market

Speakers condemn construction of pipeline at Standing Rock Reservation.

Mother of deceased drug informant Eric Sinacori files civil lawsuit against UMass for alleged breach of conduct

Alleged drug dealer and unidentified police officer also listed as defendants in $6 million claim.

Arrest warrant issued for Southpoint shooter

Injured man from shooting said to be recovering.