Amherst Wire

All-girls’ youth team breaks sports stereotypes

All-girls’ youth team breaks sports stereotypes

Kaitlin Boyer, Writer

March 25, 2016


Filed under Around the Valley, Multimedia, Sports, TV/Movies, WireTV

“It’s fun because usually hockey is considered as a boys sport and it’s cool that girls are doing it too,” 11-year-old skater Simone Robinson said.

Following the Water: Spring Break in Flint

Following the Water: Spring Break in Flint

James Villalobos, Writer

March 13, 2016


Filed under Broadcast News, Current Affairs, Features, Multimedia, WireTV

It's all hands on deck in the effort to distribute bottled water to as many Flint, Mich., residents as possible.

Ice cream in the ice cold

Ice cream in the ice cold

Julia Economou, Contributor

March 11, 2016


Filed under Around the Valley, Food/Health, Lifestyle, Multimedia, Travel, WireTV

“Ice cream should not be restricted to a certain season, if you love it, eat it!”

Springfield resident collects bottled water for Flint, MI

Springfield resident collects bottled water for Flint, MI

James Villalobos, Writer

March 7, 2016


Filed under Around the Valley, Broadcast News, Current Affairs, Multimedia, WireTV

Since Feb. 19, Crystal Copeland has collected bottled water for Flint, MI residents who have been affected by the ongoing water crisis. Copeland said that for many, bottled water donations are how they have survived. Hundreds of bottles of water now fill the old gymnasium at the Dunbar Community...

All the Diggity Dogs

All the Diggity Dogs

Julia Economou, Contributor

February 22, 2016


Filed under Campus, Current Affairs, Multimedia, WireTV

"I just wanted to create an organization that was providing service dogs to people who were not otherwise able to get them."

New NCAA rules impact men’s basketball

New NCAA rules impact men’s basketball

Kaitlin Boyer, Writer

February 19, 2016


Filed under Campus, Multimedia, Sports, WireTV

This season, the NCAA has changed the game. A look at the advantages of a shorter shot clock.

Hold the door!

Hold the door!

Daniel Maldonado, Contributor

February 16, 2016


Filed under Multimedia, Voices

Maldonado talks to an etiquette expert on how to properly hold doors in his podcast.

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