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October 30, 2018

UMass fraternities no longer characterized with ‘Zoomass’ party image

By Patrick Hoff

December 5, 2012

Six years ago, some North Pleasant Street houses – known collectively as “Frat Row” – were demolished. The destruction took out more than just houses, effectively ending the fraternity party culture on campus, according...

Carpe Educare: Seize Your Education

By Tim Drugan-Eppich

November 14, 2012

In class the other day, someone asked how what we were learning was going to help us get a job. This statement was shocking to hear. Although I realize many students are in college mainly because jobs now require degrees, I must...

Parties causes disturbances in Amherst

By Katie Landeck

September 11, 2012

As University of Massachusetts students took to the streets for the first full weekend of the semester, several parties got out of control and had to be broken up by the Amherst police department. On Friday night at 11:21 p.m.,...

Amherst Town Meeting members vote to increase fines for bylaw violations

By William Perkins

September 30, 2010

Candace C. Cusic/Chicago Tribune/MCTStudents and residents in Amherst who choose to carry open containers, unlicensed kegs or hold raucous gatherings this year may have to open their wallets up a bit wider. Amended regulation...

Amherst officials discuss party-prevention strategies

By Sam Butterfield

March 7, 2010

Spring is party season, as the sun comes out and classes start to rank beneath 30 racks on students’ collective priority lists, and the Amherst and University of Massachusetts Police Departments know that all too well. Amherst...