Amherst Wire

App of the Week: Sidechef

App of the Week: Sidechef

Emma Sammuli, Lifestyle Editor

April 3, 2020

While we’re all stuck at home, finding areas in your daily routine you can enhance is a great way to keep busy. "Sidechef" makes it easy and fun to try new dishes.

A guide to unplugging during quarantine

A guide to unplugging during quarantine

Emilee Klein, Writer

April 2, 2020

Take this quarantine as an opportunity to detox from social media and you may just find your newest hobby.

UMass Students try to keep busy at home and adjust to online classes

UMass Students try to keep busy at home and adjust to online classes

Nicole Biagioni, Contributing Writer

April 1, 2020

UMass Students try to keep busy at home and adjust to online classes

5 YouTube fitness channels to follow

5 YouTube fitness channels to follow

Christine Feeley, Contributor

March 31, 2020

Check out these 5 Fitness YouTube channels to help stay fit while during self quarantine.

Support your local businesses

Support your local businesses

Elisabeth Morgan, Writer

March 26, 2020

Supporting your local businesses is more important than ever in these troubling times.

UMass students express concern over transition to remote learning

UMass students express concern over transition to remote learning

Rebecca Duffy, Campus News Editor

March 13, 2020

With the coronavirus spreading at an alarming rate, universities across the U.S. are moving to remote learning. On March 11, UMass Amherst announced that students must remain off-campus for two weeks after spring break. UMass students share their thoughts on how the transition will affect their learning and spread of the virus.

Three ways to survive as a vegan at UMass

Three ways to survive as a vegan at UMass

Elisabeth Morgan, Writer

March 10, 2020

From dining halls, to grocery shopping, to eating out, here are three ways to survive being a vegan at UMass.

Offbeat cures to colds

Offbeat cures to colds

Erin Hunter, Contributor

March 9, 2020

From potatoes in your socks to the classic chicken noodle soup, wives tales to cure colds and flus can be pretty strange.

How to practice mindfulness while cooking

How to practice mindfulness while cooking

Elisabeth Morgan, Writer

March 3, 2020

Practicing mindfulness is all the rage these days. But did you know you can be mindful even while cooking?

Should UMass have a happiness general education requirement? Students discuss their thoughts

Should UMass have a happiness general education requirement? Students discuss their thoughts

Elisabeth Morgan, Contributor

February 26, 2020

Yale University's class, "Psychology and the Good Life" was its most popular course in the history of the institution. Students weigh in on if a similar class should be implemented at UMass.

Nutrition First, the up-and-coming juice bar in western MA may just be your next fitness fad

Nutrition First, the up-and-coming juice bar in western MA may just be your next fitness fad

Joanna Buoniconti, Copy Editor

February 25, 2020

The smoothie and juice bar, Nutrition First, located in Agawam, Massachusetts has become a true embodiment of what it means to maintain a healthy lifestyle on both a mind, body and soul level.

Beating the winter skin blues

Beating the winter skin blues

Erin Hunter, Contributor

February 19, 2020

Beat the winter skin blues this season with helpful tips and tricks to protect your skin.

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