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Amherst College professor leads ‘Grief in Focus’ lecture on the legacy of photojournalist Cynthia Elbaum

Amherst College professor leads ‘Grief in Focus’ lecture on the legacy of photojournalist Cynthia Elbaum

By Ying Hua, Collegian Correspondent

February 25, 2019


Filed under Archives, Five College News, Local News, News, Scrolling Headlines

Elbaum, a Smith College graduate, was the first journalist killed in the Chechnyan War.

Malcolm X Cultural Center hosts lecture on Florence’s abolitionist past

Malcolm X Cultural Center hosts lecture on Florence’s abolitionist past

By Mack Cooper, Collegian Staff

February 21, 2019


Filed under Archives, Campus News, News, Scrolling Headlines

Local historian Steve Strimer delivered a lecture on Florence, Mass. and its history as a haven for freed slaves and a stop on the underground railroad.

UMass releases five-year campus strategic plan

UMass releases five-year campus strategic plan

By Will Mallas, Assistant News Editor

February 21, 2019


Filed under Archives, Campus News, Headlines, News, Scrolling Headlines

The plan looks to help the University mitigate the impacts of a potentially declining student body.

Documentary honoring lynching victims shown at UMass

Documentary honoring lynching victims shown at UMass

By Claire Healey, Collegian Staff

February 20, 2019


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Lynching survivor and artist Winfred Rembert speaks on a panel about his experiences with Jim Crow in the South.

Police logs: Friday, Feb. 15 – Monday, Feb. 18

Police logs: Friday, Feb. 15 – Monday, Feb. 18

By Michael Connors, Abigail Charpentier, and Irina Costache

February 20, 2019


Filed under Archives, Crime, News, Scrolling Headlines

President’s Day weekend was fairly quiet in Amherst.

SGA addresses price of the new Student Union renovations

SGA addresses price of the new Student Union renovations

By Leticia Medeiros, Collegian Correspondent

February 20, 2019


Filed under Archives, Campus News, News, Scrolling Headlines, SGA

Attendance and Student Union renovations are addressed at SGA meeting.

The Collegian News Hour S3 E3: Sex-positivity, SGA elections and the five colleges

The Collegian News Hour S3 E3: Sex-positivity, SGA elections and the five colleges

By Collegian News Staff

February 19, 2019


Filed under Archives, Campus News, Env. & Tech., Environment, Five College News, Headlines, Local News, News, News Multimedia, News Podcasts, Podcasts, Politics, Scrolling Headlines, SGA, The Collegian News Hour, Uncategorized, Web-Exclusive

This week, our news team discusses Oh My Sensuality Shop in Northampton, Student Government Association elections and recent news about Amherst College and Hampshire College.