As a 25+ year veteran of the sports marketing industries, JB Bernstein '90 knows what it takes to succeed. Bernstein, the co-founder and president of Access Group of Miami, has represented some of the greatest athletes of all time.
Amherst, Mass. — In response to the events of 9/11, the Bush administration launched a “war on terror” ushering in an era of anti-Muslim racism, or Islamophobia. However, 9/11 did not create Islamophobia, an ideology which has become the handmaiden ...
Amherst, Mass. — UMass Amherst professor Dr. Whitney Battle-Baptiste talks about W. E. B. Du Bois's early life in the home of the Burghardts in Great Barrington. This lecture took place on February 27, 2014, in the Woodbury Room at Jones Library.
Fernando Armstrong-Fumero speaks about "Strange Bedfellows: How Corporate-Run NGOS, Middle Class Maya and Persistent Peasants are Changing the Face of Indigenous Politics in Yucatan."
Mireille Miller-Young, is an associate professor in the Department of Feminist Studies at the University of California, Santa Barbara.
In anticipation of the 2014 Caldecott Medal awarded annually to the artist of the most distinguished American picture book for children for the preceding year, Susan Bloom selected her favorites in a talk at the Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art.
After one semester of being in effect, the tobacco ban on campus leaves students with very different opinions regarding the effectiveness of the policy.
In this installment of Street Level Sounds, I visit another unique co-op store in Amherst; the bookstore Food For Thought
In this installment of Street Level Sounds, I visit All Things Local, a new co-operative grocery store in downtown Amherst.
It all started on a Wednesday afternoon for me too. September 18th, 2013 if I am not wrong. I was nervous, confused and not ready to go inside an American high school for the first time. How was I going to 'survive' amongst these young teenagers?
Howard Nemerov (February 29, 1920 – July 5, 1991) was an American poet. He was twice Poet Laureate Consultant in Poetry to the Library of Congress, from 1963 to 1964 and again from 1988 to 1990. For The Collected Poems of Howard Nemerov (1977), he won the National Book Award for Poetry...
The 1981 Commencement addresses at Mount Holyoke College by Congresswoman Shirley Chisholm and at Smith College by feminist author Betty Friedan.
Eckankar was organized as a religious movement by Paul Twitchell in 1965. The personal experience of the "Light and Sound of God" is one of the aims of the many spiritual exercises that are delineated in the numerous books available to the general public as well as in the discourses accessible to members only.
Hugh MacDiarmid is the pen name of Christopher Murray Grieve (11 August 1892 – 9 September 1978), a significant Scottish poet of the 20th century. He was instrumental in creating a Scottish version of modernism and was a leading ...