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 senior BDIC major reflects on her role as a student entertainment facilitator.
Transgender activist brings theory into practice as she is active in organizing for the transgender community in the Pioneer Valley.
The RSO offers a variety of opportunities to get the UMass community interested in the sport of skydiving.
RSO teaches members about general car maintenance and offers opportunities to race at local autocrosses.
As one of many dance groups on campus, Kickin’ Back Dance Crew has undergone a lot of growth and change, says captain Katherine Treat.
The RSO organizes multiple volunteer opportunities to feed and educate UMass and the town of Amherst.
Get to know your presidential, vice presidential and student trustee candidates for the 2015 Student Government Association election.
With experience on the SGA Senate, health council and house council, Schmitt believes he knows UMass well enough to act as student trustee.
SGA Speaker Sïonan Barrett and Secretary of Public Relations and Recruitment Chantal Lima Barbosa are running for president and vice president of the student body, vowing to be ready to make change on day one.
An outsider to the SGA, student trustee candidate Nicholas Vigneau says he brings a fresh perspective to the position
Increasing campus diversity, improving the student disciplinary process and boosting student involvement are central components of Vigneau’s campaign.
Outsider candidates Rocco Giordano and Dhananjay (Danny) Mirlay Srinivas intent on shoring up student-administration relationship, getting more voices heard
Giordano/Mirlay Srinivas ticket believes experience working with and for students has prepared them to take over SGA leadership.
Current chair of the Diversity and Student Engagement Committee wants to be a true representative of both the undergraduate and graduate student body.
Student trustee candidate Kabir Thatte looks to create his own path as a UMass legacy student within SGA
Chairman sees trustee position as an opportunity to work with graduate students and address diversity issues on campus.
President and vice presidential candidates Charlotte Kelly and Sammi Gay hope to show that all students have the capability to become a student leader.
Recent graduates hopes to continue efforts for the future with fundraiser.
The Amherst restaurant offers up traditional Syrian falafel and a friendly atmosphere.
The Amherst Poetry Festival calls for local poets to get involved
Her friends and community remember Hannah Frilot, a rising UMass senior who died in car accident on July 31.
UMass quarterback Blake Frohnapfel took a chance. Can he be the next face of UMass football?