Meet the 2015 UMass SGA candidates this voting day.
In an open letter to Chancellor Subbaswamy, CHCRC Area Gov. Christopher Earls and Lt. Area Gov. Elena Drews request a freeze of the implementation of changes to meal plans until student leadership can review and improve the proposal.
Students enjoy non-honors students’ presence.
Five Commonwealth Honors students conducted a survey to determine if there is any link to a student’s academic performance and their extracurricular activities.
Students in honors dorms struggle with cell service, thermostat issues and lack of lounges.
The Amherst Planning Board is reviewing a proposal for a 75-unit apartment complex on Olympia Drive.
“These new buildings represent our University’s commitment to ensuring that public higher education in the state of Massachusetts continues to be a source of pride.”
Merav Kaufman discusses the social consequences of UMass building the new honors dorms.
Assistant Op/Ed editor Josh Steinberg questions whether it is necessary for the campus to have nine simultaneous construction sites running and the impact it has on the campus.
The addition of the new Commonwealth Honors College Residential Complex (CHCRC) was inspired by facilities planners and administration members hoping to emphasize the honors program and to attract better students to the University, improving the school’s overall stature.
Despite the rapid progression of the Commonwealth Honors College Residential Complex, project manager Andy Soles foresees challenges.