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.
Reproductive justice rally takes place at Springfield City Hall.
Change comes from taking direct action, not from hinting at your beliefs.
Justin Risley goes inside the crowds of inauguration weekend in Washington D.C., capturing the sights and sounds of Donald Trump’s inauguration.
Protestors sign petition to make Amherst a sanctuary city.
People gather in Amherst Center to protest the Immigration Ban on Sunday, January 29. Photos by Jessica Picard and Caroline O’Connor.
Tess Halpern recounts her experience at the New York Women’s March, and explains why these protests are so important.
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.
Peaceful protest on campus brought an alternative discussion.
Protestors walked from the Student Union to Whitmore on Wednesday to deliver letters for a “sanctuary campus.” Photos by Jessica Picard, Caroline O’Connor, Aakanksha Gupta and Judith Gibson-Okunieff.
After the recent results of the Presidential Election, it’s important we’re still doing the right steps in making sure our voices are being heard in our community.
The crowd stressed unity and action in the wake of election results.
Another protest to be held on Friday in solidarity with demonstrators at Temple University.
Native American Student Association and UMass Divest raise money for DAPL protesters at Farmer’s Market
Speakers condemn construction of pipeline at Standing Rock Reservation.
The Native American Student Association, Divest UMass and the Student Farmers’ Market will host a fundraiser-rally from 12 to 4 p.m. tomorrow on the Goodell Lawn.
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.
Divest protester and UMass sophomore Maddy McLaughlin details the arrest process during the sit-ins.