Amherst Wire

Robson’s weekly pro sports roundup: 3/16 – 3/23

Robson’s weekly pro sports roundup: 3/16 – 3/23

Jacob Robson, Sports columnist

March 23, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports

March Madness doesn't only apply to the NCAA Tournament season.

UMass NAACP becomes only active college chapter in New England, still seeks RSO status

UMass NAACP becomes only active college chapter in New England, still seeks RSO status

Brian Choquet, Campus News Editor

March 22, 2019


Filed under Campus, Current Affairs, Features, Showcase, Student Life

For UMass NAACP president Ivis Batista, feeling like an "other" on campus is common. It's not until she is around her fellow NAACP members that she feels not only safer, but able to be herself.

Amherst Wire TV: Cale Makar leads the Minutemen to the top

Amherst Wire TV: Cale Makar leads the Minutemen to the top

Chase Purrington, Amherst Wire TV

March 21, 2019


Filed under Campus, Multimedia, Showcase, Sports

Makar has been key to the Minutemen's success in his final season at UMass.

The champs’ checkbook: a guide to Patriots’ free agency

The champs’ checkbook: a guide to Patriots’ free agency

Eric Cimino, Contributor

March 12, 2019


Filed under Current Affairs, Showcase, Sports

Sports writer Eric Cimino's take on how the Super Bowl champions will approach free agency.

Top Five UMass Study Spots

Top Five UMass Study Spots

Zach Boisvert, Contributing Writer

March 6, 2019


Filed under Campus, Lifestyle, Showcase

Cozy up and get ready for midterms at these five prime study locations on campus.

Robson’s weekly pro sports roundup: 2/24-3/2

Robson’s weekly pro sports roundup: 2/24-3/2

Jacob Robson, Sports columnist

March 3, 2019


Filed under Current Affairs, Showcase, Sports

A former UMass star steals the show at Saturday's NFL Draft Combine.

What’s the best dining hall at UMass?

What’s the best dining hall at UMass?

Melanie Grados, Writer

March 3, 2019


Filed under Campus, Multimedia, Showcase

See which UMass dining hall took the top spot, as decided by students.

Amherst braces for Blarney Weekend

Amherst braces for Blarney Weekend

Henry Brechter and Amelia Marceau

March 1, 2019


Filed under Campus, Current Affairs, Showcase, Student Life

With all the security measures in place on and around the UMass campus, this year's Blarney will most likely be safer than your average Saturday in Amherst.

Riders, drivers react to PVTA changes

Riders, drivers react to PVTA changes

Katherine Scott, Writer

February 27, 2019


Filed under Around the Valley, Campus, Showcase, Student Life

The sudden PVTA schedule changes that occurred last semester took a toll on students and student drivers.

In pictures: Sita Haran, A Dance Drama

In pictures: Sita Haran, A Dance Drama

Sifa Kasongo, Managing Editor

February 25, 2019


Filed under Campus, Fashion, Lifestyle, Showcase, Student Life

If you missed the showing of Sita Haran by the Indian Classical Arts Society, take a look at these pictures.

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