Anti-Nuke Dialogue Turns Up Heat on Vermont Yankee

Grassroots activists and University of Massachusetts students gathered for a dialogue on closing the Vermont Yankee Nuclear Power Station on Tuesday evening.

Researchers study how flooding influences Connecticut River

Working to obtain data on the difference between spring flooding and major storms, UM professor Jon Woodruf and grad student Laura Kratz took samples of the Connecticut river just before Irene.

Nathaniel Tripp talks about history of the Connecticut River

Nathanial Tripp, author of a book about the Connecticut River spoke to UMass Tuesday about his adventures writing the book.

Connecticut River commission member to address river’s significance

Nathaniel Tripp, the Vermont delegate to the Connecticut River Joint Commission, will discuss Tuesday how New England’s largest waterway connects people and places in a Tuesday lecture.

UMass professor receives grant to study Connecticut River

UMass professor Casey Brown receives a grant to study how climate change could change understanding of how water is managed.

UMass professor receives grant to study Connecticut River

UMass professor Casey Brown receives a grant to study how climate change could change understanding of how water is managed.

UMass takes 1st in Regatta

With the Massachusetts crew team finishing second in the Atlantic 10 Championships a few weeks ago, the Minutemen had a doubleheader this weekend on the Connecticut River. UMass competed against local rivals Amherst and Vermont.