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WATCH: Students gather for anti-Trump protest

WATCH: Students gather for anti-Trump protest

University of Massachusetts students gathered on Goodell lawn to protest bigotry and hate on Nov. 11, 2016.

Video by Joshua Murray
Reporting by Caeli Chesin

Joshua Murray, Photography Editor

November 11, 2016


Filed under Multimedia, Showcase

Students gathered Friday on the lawn at Goodell Hall and marched to the center of Amherst for an anti-Trump protest.

Election Night! Watch our first-ever Facebook Live broadcast

Election Night! Watch our first-ever Facebook Live broadcast

Amherst Wire Staff

November 9, 2016


Filed under Campus, Multimedia, Politics, Showcase, WireTV

Amherst Wire broadcasts live from the UMass Department of Political Science election watch party, 'Election Night!'

Voter Videos: Republicans, Democrats and third-party voters make their case

Voter Videos: Republicans, Democrats and third-party voters make their case

Amherst Wire Staff

November 8, 2016


Filed under Campus, Multimedia, Politics, Showcase, WireTV

Local voters sat for video interviews with University of Massachusetts Amherst journalism students in the weeks leading up to the election.

Glass Half Full Podcast: Beginner’s guide to yoga

Glass Half Full Podcast: Beginner’s guide to yoga

Avalon G. Lustick, Podcaster

November 7, 2016


Filed under Food/Health, Multimedia, Podcasts, Showcase

Podcaster Avalon G. Lustick discusses different types of yoga, the history of yoga and cultural appropriation.

A day and night with the cadets of the Minuteman Battalion

A day and night with the cadets of the Minuteman Battalion

Jon Decker, Contributor

October 31, 2016


Filed under Campus, Multimedia, Showcase, Student Life

Jon Decker embedded with the UMass Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC) Minuteman Battalion for a field training exercise.

Clinton-Trump debate ignites social media

Clinton-Trump debate ignites social media

Stephanie Murray, Editor in Chief

September 27, 2016


Filed under Campus, Current Affairs, Multimedia, Politics, Showcase, Uncategorized

Using the hashtag #TheWireDebates, Amherst Wire readers joined the Twitter conversation as the first of three debates unfolded between Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton and Republican nominee Donald J. Trump.

Part of a community

Part of a community

Shannon Broderick, Travel Editor

May 5, 2016


Filed under Campus, Current Affairs, Multimedia, Showcase

“To be able to come to college, and have experiences with their non-disabled peers — it’s very vital in students feeling that they are a part of this campus community."

One guitar out of a 100

One guitar out of a 100

Ron Garza, Contributor

May 3, 2016


Filed under Around the Valley, Broadcast News, Multimedia, Profiles, Showcase, WireTV

“When I heard about the guitar being stolen, I could hear it in her voice. She really was devastated.”

UMass Quidditch gives back

UMass Quidditch gives back

Julia Economou, Contributor

April 29, 2016


Filed under Broadcast News, Campus, Multimedia, Showcase, WireTV

At UMass, campus organizations must commit to community service throughout the semester. The Quidditch team decided to give back at the Sunderland Library.

Watch The Help House episode 5

Watch The Help House episode 5

Amherst Wire Staff

April 27, 2016


Filed under Multimedia, Showcase, Web Series, WireTV

It's already the end of the semester and they all survived living together.

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