Tags » UMass

Tales From The Cockpit: The Bentley Era Begins

The Bentley Era has begun with a victory…an ugly, pathetic, depressing victory.

South Carolina started the afternoon with a 9-play 76-yard touchdown drive.  The defense then followed that up by forcing a fumble which led to another Gamecocks touchdown drive, this time 6-plays and 68-yards.   1,187 more words

NCAA Football

Campus Costumes Gone Too Far

This week, the University of Massachusetts Amherst made headlines when guidelines for this year’s campus Halloween costumes popped up in residence halls. The university’s “Simple Costume Racism Evaluation and Assessment Meter” (SCREAM) was first reported by… 249 more words


Uncovering the Labor Center budget cuts

The former director of the Labor Center Eve Weinbaum wrote a letter last month in September that sparked outcry by faculty and alumni of the program; inspiring the organization of Save the Labor Center, which has a petition with nearly 5000 signatures. 52 more words


Every Drop Counts

This fall, the University of Massachusetts Amherst launched a #UMassSavesH20campaign that encourages students to be mindful of wasting water. Posters are displayed throughout campus, however, are these sustainable images enough to spread the conservation word? 19 more words


The lack of education on Indigenous Peoples' History

There hasn’t been enough outrage about the Dakota Pipeline Protest by the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe, says Andreus Ridely, the president of the Native American Student Association at UMass Amherst. 22 more words


Making community service fun: Helping Hands

A lot of the time community service can be seen as a chore or some sort of punishment, says Yocheved Adelman, the co-director of the Chabad House in UMass Amherst. 29 more words


Welcome to the Zoo.

You’re lying to yourself if you say that you haven’t fantasized about waking up every morning in your chic New York City apartment and drinking coffee as you edit your successful lifestyle blog. 346 more words