UMass Amherst will release a report Wednesday afternoon detailing how secure the university's residence halls are and what can be done to make them more secure.
The UMass Amherst Minuteman Marching Band takes to the streets of New York City later this morning where it will perform in the Macy's Parade.
With a Red Sox World Series wrapping up this week, UMass Amherst is organizing school-sponsored events.
The federal government shutdown is potentially threatening the United States Biochar Initiative's four-day conference starting this weekend at UMass Amherst.
UMass Amherst has canceled two upcoming electronic dance music concerts, in light of ongoing concerns of overdoses of the drug known as ecstasy or Molly.
Librettist Harley Eardman, who teaches at UMass Amherst, and composer Eric Sawyer, who teaches at Amherst College, have made the story of two Irish Catholic laborers wrongly accused of murder
UMass Amherst football plays its second home game of the season Saturday.
The University of Massachusetts Amherst has canceled an electronic dance concert over concerns about the club drug MDMA, or Molly.
UMass Dartmouth, where one of the Boston Marathon bombing suspects was a student, is stepping up security and limiting the number of people who can attend commencement ceremonies.
A leading sexual assault prevention organization honored the co-director of UMass Amherst's Center for Women and Community Tuesday.
Interest rates on federal student loans are set to double July 1st, jumping to 6.8 percent from the current 3.8 percent.
UMass Amherst announced this week that it's expanding the school's agriculture program. It will now offer a Bachelor's degree in sustainable food and farming.
Hydraulic fracturing, or "fracking," could be coming to the Connecticut River valley. A conference on the controversial method of extracting shale gas was held Thursday at UMass Amherst.
Four Pittsfield, Massachusetts teenagers were arraigned Monday on rape charges in the alleged sexual assault of an eighteen year old female UMass Amherst student.