LuieGo, aka Luis Fernandez, is a 21-year-old rapper that also acts as frontman to Amherst band the eGOmaniAKs. Born in Miami, he’s learned a lot from Amherst, where he says he “became a man,” and he gives credit to fellow local rapper Nickali Vocals, his sister and…
Each semester, the group MassGames of UMass Amherst throws together an event so large and thought out, that it flings the campus into a fictional zombie apocalypse. This semester, The Communion of the Unceasing has been discovered deep within the woods of Western Massachusetts…
New England Public Radio and the Academy of Music teamed up to present the first Valley Voices Story Slam at Hinge in Northampton on March […]
All Things Local is a new cooperative market where producers can sell all of their products, as long as they were made locally. The co-op opened last December, and it had its Grand Opening on March 1st.
A few UMass students discuss what they do to relax from the everyday pressures of being a college student.
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?