The Word on the Street: Cancelled Concerts at UMass Amherst

Several students at UMass Amherst talked with me about the recent cancellations of Electronic Dance Music shows due to concerns regarding recent deaths resulting from the party drug “Molly”. They discuss whether or not they think the administration did the right thing and why.


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