Founded less than two years ago, the center stood out from a group of seven applicants to receive the 2016 Outstanding Emerging Entrepreneurship Program Award.
Peter Hechenbleikner to act as a “caretaker” while Amherst searches for a permanent Town Manager
Jacob S. Kinney apprehended with 40 bags of heroin and undisclosed amount of cash
Board of Trustees decided to change mascot following student protest in November.
Having attracted more than 6,000 people in 2015, Extravaganja has outgrown the Amherst Town Common, the select board said Monday night.
Lawsuit alleges teaching assistants at Amherst College told to sleep with students to increase enrollment
The suit, filed in Hampshire Superior Court by a former lecturer in the Spanish Department, alleges that her supervisor hired teaching assistants with “pretty faces” and told TAs to sleep with students to increase enrollment numbers in Spanish classes.
Gov. Charlie Baker, after the attacks in Paris, initially said he would not accept Syrian refugees into Massachusetts.
Six students speakers and three student groups performed in front of a crowd of roughly 300 on Thursday evening in the Campus Center auditorium.
The senior alternative education major hopes to become a teacher that inspires people to ‘think about things in a different way,’ something she has discovered this semester working at the Sunderland-based alternative education center Northstar.
The event is set to feature five speakers, each representing a university in the Five College Consortium, and will focus on social issues, science and the human experience
The international student who is an RA, a TA, a lab assistant and the founder of a club says she is just a regular kid and that the idea of a ‘resume self’ has been detrimental.
Speakers from nine campus groups spoke before an audience of roughly 250 students, as a part of a national day of action involving over 100 colleges across the country Thursday.
The new head of the University system talks with student and faculty during his second of a full-day campus visit.
Some UMass students voice support for the decision, saying standardized tests are not an accurate reflection of a student’s ability.
At last week’s hearing, residents and employees from the region expressed mixed feelings about the cable provider’s customer service.
Event organizer Michael Medeiros says the annual festival is ‘a perfect event for Amherst.’
Communications manager for Facilities and Campus Services says construction preserves historic buildings, helps the University reach its academic goals and promote sustainability.
Normand Berlin, a professor emeritus of English and integral contributor to the Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies, died on Monday, after over 40 years of service to the University of Massachusetts community. He was 83. Berlin retired from teaching in 1995, following a 40-year career at UMass. During his time he traveled throughout the world on exchange and summer programs, teaching at Harvard University, the University of Hawaii and the Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Israel. He was also the director of the Oxford Summer seminar in 1988 and 1991. Prior to his stint at the UMass, Berlin…