Amherst Wire

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.

Robson’s weekly pro sports roundup: 2/17-2/23

Robson’s weekly pro sports roundup: 2/17-2/23

Jacob Robson, Sports columnist

February 23, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Arrests and settlements in the NFL, major money in the MLB and a wild week of basketball.

Student Union detours and renovation get mixed reactions

Student Union detours and renovation get mixed reactions

Abigail Gracie, Contributor

February 16, 2019


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

After a chilly first few weeks, students have mixed feelings on the detours around the Student Union.

The Zoo Report Podcast: Episode 6

The Zoo Report Podcast: Episode 6

Kacey Connolly and Chloe Lindahl

February 15, 2019


Filed under Campus, Entertainment, Podcasts, Uncategorized

The girls talk with 808s and Ankle Breaks co-host Trevor Wilson and hear his opinion on hip-hop, basketball and some doghouse stories. https://open.spotify.com/episode/1xBTmyuhnOBhuQagSqpAVR?si=3CtVidWSS7ic9nrp7SjlVg Listen Here: Apple Music Spotify Follow Trevor and 808s and Ankle Breaks: @TrevorWilsonOG @808s_Abreaks Follow @thezooreport on social media Email Kacey at [email protected] or ...

Future, Gunna and Ty Dolla $ign Are Mullins Center Bound

Future, Gunna and Ty Dolla $ign Are Mullins Center Bound

Meghan Carney, Writer

February 14, 2019


Filed under Campus, Entertainment, Music, Showcase, Student Life, Uncategorized

On Wednesday, Feb. 13th UMass students received an email from Student Affairs and Campus Life, and presumably thousands of group chats rang out notifications of the screenshot sent throughout campus. The email contained the flyer for the Fifth Annual Mullins Live! Concert, or more commonly known to stude...

Ask UMass — Valentine’s Day

Ask UMass — Valentine’s Day

Rachel Swansburg, Barbara Talagan, and Olivia Amato-Hansen

February 14, 2019


Filed under Campus, Multimedia, Relationships, Showcase, Student Life

Amherst Wire reporters Barbara Talagan and Olivia Amato-Hansen ask UMass students about Valentine's Day.

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