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Not a new story: the Dakota Access Pipeline

The “NoDAPL Solidarity with Standing Rock Farmers Market Fundraiser” was held on Whitmore Lawn by the UMass Native American Student Association and Divest UMass, on Nov. 74 more words


Discussion on students and major selection

Deciding on a major or a passion can be a grueling process in college. WMUA’s Saul Bez interviews Professor Walter Denny of the History of Art and Architecture Department at UMass Amherst for some advice.


Last second 3 sinks UMass as Minutemen fall 65-62 to UCF

By Nate Rollins
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Photo Credit: J. Anthony Roberts

Nick Banyard connected on a trey with 0.6 remaining to lift UCF past UMass, 65-62, Saturday afternoon. 115 more words

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Lisa Bowleg addresses intersectionality of identities at UMass Amherst

Originally published on the Amherst Wire on November 4, 2016. View the story here.

“If you aren’t attending to power and inequality, you aren’t doing intersectionality” 696 more words


Standardized testing means make-or-break at Commerce

SPRINGFIELD–High schools all across the country use standardized testing as a measuring stick for school performance.  For the students at Springfield’s Commerce High School, some say this year of testing is especially nerve-wracking. 844 more words

Stories Of Strangers

UMass nursing snags grant for sleep and stress research

Originally published on the Amherst Wire October 25, 2016. View the story here.

The goal is to use data to enable patients to take charge of their symptoms. 706 more words


Innovation and team building the focus at fourth annual HackUMass

Originally published October 11, 2016 on the Amherst Wire. View the story here.

Innovation and team building the focus at fourth annual HackUMass

Allyson Morin… 802 more words