WATCH: Our #StudentActivism special is coming out this week. Take a look at some Collegian videos and photos from previous actions that have happened on our campus this year.
Tess Halpern discusses how small-scale activism needed to affect change and should be thought about more often.
Join students and community supporters to advocate for high-quality, debt-free public higher education on March 1.
Reproductive justice rally takes place at Springfield City Hall.
Party hopes to become more of a leader in on-campus activism.
Host Emmi Beuger and moderator Nick Souza welcome Jessica Simpson, James Mazarakis, and Joe Frank from the Daily Collegian as well as John Decker from the Amherst Wire. This week the panel discusses the racial, environmental, and political aspects and impact of the North Dakota Pipeline and the protests surrounding it.
Josh Raposa questions why images of the Syrian civil war’s impact do not cause national outrage, like images from Vietnam and Iraq have in the past.
The campaign attracted hundreds of supporters to demand the UMass Foundation stop investing in top fossil fuel companies.
In their new book, Annie E. Clark and Andrea L. Pino bring together a collection of identities and stories often excluded from traditional mainstream coverage of campus sexual assault.
Rachel Atcheson, director of campus outreach with the Humane League, a national farm animal protection organization, spoke to roughly 20 students Tuesday evening.
Having attracted more than 6,000 people in 2015, Extravaganja has outgrown the Amherst Town Common, the select board said Monday night.
The policy and legislative director for the Center for Educational Policy and Advocacy talks about his upcoming advocacy plans and the role he’s played in opposing student debt.
Ted Bunch lectures gender norms and violence against women.
Collegian columnist Dean Curran on the importance of student activists to actually act.