Senior Vice President for Program, Training, and Youth Development Services for the Boys & Girls Clubs of America, Dr. Damon A. Williams, recently spoke on UMass Amherst’s plans to create a more inclusive and diverse campus.
UMass students organized an event called #UMassUnited for Wednesday, April 16th in response to the Westboro Baptist Church coming to picket Derrick Gordon for coming out as the first openly gay division 1 athlete.
How do you write about a subject on which there are already more than 15,000 books? Author and journalist Adam Hochschild gives a biography of a book in progress.
Jessica Wolfe, professor of comparative literature, University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, presents an informal talk, “Winged Words: one chapter in the history of a Homeric Trope.”
After one semester of being in effect, the tobacco ban on campus leaves students with very different opinions regarding the effectiveness of the policy.
Students at UMass Amherst express their varying opinions regarding the ongoing construction on campus.
Mireille Miller-Young, is an associate professor in the Department of Feminist Studies at the University of California, Santa Barbara.
Dan Johnson, the general manager of the recently opened Freedom Cafe in Amherst, discusses how the business started off as well as what they hope to achieve.
As part of the UMass Amherst Scandinavian Impulses series on Vengeance and Violence in Scandinavian Life and Culture, Dr. William R. Short, a research fellow at Higgins Armory Museum, in Worcester, MA, reviews the weapons of the Viking age and discusses his recent research on the fighting moves of Viking-age warriors.
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 […]