Amherst Wire


The Amherst Wire is an online magazine run by students at UMass Amherst, dedicated to covering national and global issues from a local perspective alongside breaking news on campus. Our focus is on good storytelling, rich multimedia content, interactivity, and fostering community dialogue on the issues that affect our lives.

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The contributors to this site are a broad group of students who write about national issues and local news. Although the site is hosted by students at the University of Massachusetts – Amherst, the views expressed here are solely those of the individual contributors and do not necessarily reflect those of any institution where they are enrolled.

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