The advocacy group plans to increase voter turnout among young people.
Speaker focused on revolutionizing the government
Kathleen Brown-Pérez calls the oppression of American Indians “assimilation on a grand scale.”
Stephen Schneider will mark the beginning of the autumnal equinox with a pair of gatherings at the UMass Sunwheel today.
UMPD and state police investigating accident after a UMass student’s hospitalization.
John and Diane Foley, the parents of journalist James Foley, explained the risks that reporters face.
Andrea James, Mariame Kaba, Herschelle Reaves and Elias Vitulli speak about women and incarceration.
A screening of the HBO documentary “Jim: The James Foley Story” was held in the ILC Monday evening, and was followed directly by a question and answer session with the filmmaker as well as Foley’s parents.
Members of the Amherst community comment on town’s mandatory water ban.
Students react to academic calendar change for Thanksgiving break.
Swpr. app to attempt to combat hunger on UMass campus.
Personal items stolen, car moved from Lot 49.
Professors, graduate students and political activists gathered on Wednesday night at the Unitarian Church in Amherst for a discussion about mass incarceration in the modern era. The event, sponsored by the Center for Popular Economics, featured a showing of the film “Middle of Nowhere.” The film, directed and written by Ava DuVernay, depicted an ambitious medical student grasping the harsh realities of her husband’s eight-year incarceration. “Middle of Nowhere” is one of many films which will be shown this fall as part of the inaugural “Reel Economics” film series. After the movie, a 30-minute discussion was held by Professor Geert…
Some students complain about being unable to find parking, as others say they are able to park closer to their destinations.
UMass Police Officer Brian Kellogg hosted an active shooter training to UMass students and employees Monday night in the ILC.
Grant from Commonwealth will allow university’s partnerships to expand computing facilities and training programs.
Photos from Welcome Week 2016 including BBQ, UFest, move-in, UMass Night Out, New2U Tag Sale and poster sale from September 2nd to September 9th. Photos by Katherine Mayo, Judith Gibson-Okunieff, Sam Anderson, Jessica Picard and Erica Lowenkron.
Guest speakers brought in to teach chefs credited for jump in ranking.