Charlie Giordano points out that destructive behavior in college may be connected to hyper-masculinity.
Around 80 people attended a solidarity gathering to condemn recent anti-Semitic vandalism on campus.
Members of audience encouraged to take an active role in educating themselves about and becoming advocates against hate speech.
University administrators say recent acts of vandalism go against University values, but students on campus call the vandalism an act of violence and question what those values are.
University of Massachusetts Chancellor Kumble Subbaswamy called the carving of a swastika in an ILC bathroom stall a “cowardly act of hatred.”
A man was reported jumping into traffic near 739 N. Pleasant St. early Friday morning, but he left before police arrived.
Devin Ayres, 20, was arraigned Monday in Eastern Hampshire District Court on charges of vandalizing property and property damage to intimidate.
Crude and offensive acts spark a call for campus culture change
Damage was found in Totman Gym, Goessman Lab and the Graduate Research Center according to a UMPD email.
Multiple incidents of vandalism, impaired driving and off road accidents were reported in the Amherst weekend crime log along with an early morning fight.
The SGA has decided to rescind the UMass CRC’s office space in the Student Union after it discovered vandalism in the group’s former space.