Amherst College changes mascot, will now wield tusks

The vote on the new Mammoth mascot was held and passed on April 3.

Amherst residents rally against Dakota pipeline in water ceremony outside TD Bank

Almost 200 people gathered outside TD Bank and encouraged to people close their accounts.

Letter to the Editor: local veterans on Hampshire flag burning

Two local veterans comment on the burning of the American flag at Hampshire College.

The true backbone of America

Christin Howard explores the true history of the United States, a country that was founded on oppression and exploitation.

Letter: #NoDAPL and the struggle for Native rights

UMass Divest and the Native American Student Association describe the ramifications of the Dakota Access Pipeline and explain how UMass students can get involved in protests.

Happy Columbus Day: Let’s talk about indigenous peoples

Christin Howard takes this Columbus Day to reflect on the continued oppression of Native Americans.

Amherst College students express support for Board of Trustees’ decision

School officials chose to end Amherst College’s affiliation with its former unofficial mascot, Lord Jeffery.

America is divided

Is America standing up for its values? Andrew Castillo doesn’t think it is.

UMass hosts 34th annual Native American Powwow

Attendees learned about various tribes and their culture through music and dance

Grant of $206,500 awarded to study Native American traditions

Professor Sonya Atalay’s research on Native American traditions is expected to extend over the next year and a half.

UMass architecture students design community center for local Native American tribe

Architecture class works with tribe.

UMass returns Native American remains after 88 years

The University spent the last year preparing to repatriate the remains of 64 Native Americans to three different tribes.

Art exhibit symbolizes border between

A photographic replica of the border between southern Arizona and Mexico will be installed between the parking garage and the campus center to demonstrate the effects of driving a barrier down the center of a community.